Opioids and Your Gut

Opioid medications are often prescribed for chronic pain, and their use is widespread. One of the main side effects of… Read More

Combination Therapy for RA Control

Physicians typically do not use polypharmacy, or more than one medication, to treat their patients. However, for people with rheumatoid… Read More

Vaccines & Biologic Medicines

Simply having a rheumatic disease increases your risk for infection, and treatments that suppress your immune system, such as biologic… Read More

Osteoporosis Drugs

TV ads for osteoporosis drugs make the medicines sound wonderfully effective. But some headlines have suggested they may cause risks… Read More

Opioids: Won’t You Get Addicted?

For several years, John had struggled with breakthrough pain, inflammation, and a host of chronic problems related to the progression… Read More

RA Treatments: Biologic Drugs

Just about everyone has had the experience of going to the doctor with a symptom or complaint and exiting the… Read More