Young People with Rheumatoid Arthritis

Young People With Rheumatoid Arthritis

Having rheumatoid arthritis is a challenge at any age, but adults in their late teens or early 20s face particular trials that older adults may not… Read More

Rheumatoid Arthritis and Lung Disease

Rheumatoid Arthritis and Lung Disease

A new study from researchers at Harvard University has reported that women with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) have a higher risk of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease… Read More

Vitamin D Rheumatoid Arthritis

Vitamin D and Rheumatoid Arthritis

Diseases like RA cause vitamin D insensitivity, which might make it necessary for those with the condition to take higher doses than commonly thought… Read More

Arthritis Mood

Arthritis and Mood

Depression in people with rheumatoid arthritis often goes unrecognized and undertreated, which only makes things worse… Read More

Rheumatoid Arthritis Children

Rheumatoid Arthritis and Children’s Health

“Physicians can reassure patients who have rheumatoid arthritis that their children should not be at increased risk for death as a result of their disease,” says a new study. Read More

Arthritis Melanoma Link Revisited

Arthritis-Melanoma Link Revisited

Is there a connection between rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and melanoma, the dangerous skin cancer? Some earlier reports suggested the possibility… Read More

Fish and Rheumatoid Arthritis

Fish and Rheumatoid Arthritis

Researchers reported a “statistically and clinically significant reduction” in RA disease activity among subjects who ate fish two or more times a week… Read More