Making Everyday Activities With Arthritis Easier

Making Everyday Activities With Arthritis Easier

For the roughly 54 million people in the United States living with some form of arthritis, the joint pain, stiffness, fatigue, and other symptoms can make day-to-day activities difficult. Fortunately, there are plenty of strategies that can help make daily life easier to manage… Read More

Arthritis Types and Treatments

Arthritis Types and Treatments

Arthritis is one of the most prevalent conditions in the U.S. population, affecting 1 in 4 adults and 1 in 250 children, according to the Arthritis Foundation. It strikes people of all ages and races it is most common in women… Read More

Targeting Arthritis Flare-Ups

Targeting Arthritis Flare-Ups

Biomedical engineers at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston have announced the development of what might prove to be a superior method of delivering pain-relieving medication during arthritis flare-ups… Read More

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Arthritis and Heart Problems

It’s been known for some time that an increased risk of cardiovascular disease often accompanies both rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and… Read More

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When Exercise Hurts

Many people with arthritis in their knees are advised that exercise can help them. Well, some might reply, it’s easy… Read More

The Link Between Obesity & Arthritis

The Link Between Obesity & Arthritis

People with obesity have an increased risk of arthritis and arthritis pain. Obesity can increase the risk of being diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis. Read More

National Arthritis Awareness Month

In 2000, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) officially recognized what millions of people throughout the world already… Read More