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Ayurvedic treatment for rheumatoid arthritis: What to know
Ayurvedic treatment comes from traditional Indian medicine. Some people believe that it can help treat inflammatory conditions, such as rheumatoid arthritis. Learn more about Ayurveda here. (Medical News Today)

RA latex turbid test: What to know
An RA latex turbid test looks for rheumatoid factor (RF) in the blood. High RF levels can indicate that a person has rheumatoid arthritis. Learn more about this test and the results here. (Medical News Today)

Steroids for rheumatoid arthritis: Everything you need to know
Steroids are a type of drug that can reduce inflammation by suppressing the immune system. They are often part of a treatment plan for rheumatoid arthritis. Learn more here. (Medical News Today)

Lyme disease and rheumatoid arthritis: What you need to know
Lyme disease and rheumatoid arthritis are both conditions that can affect the nervous system and cause joint pain and swelling. Learn about their similarities and differences here. (Medical News Today)

How stopping cell death may help prevent rheumatoid arthritis
A new study in mice pinpoints a key cellular mechanism that drives forms of rheumatoid arthritis. Targeting this mechanism could prevent this condition. (Medical News Today)

What to know about tumor necrosis factor
Tumor necrosis factor is a protein involved in inflammation. Excess tumor necrosis factor (TNF) in the blood has a role in inflammatory conditions, such as forms of arthritis and irritable bowel disease. In this article, we look at TNF, its links with medical conditions, and how to reduce TNF levels. (Medical News Today)

Is it safe to take Humira and alcohol together?
Humira is a biologic medication that treats inflammatory conditions. In this article, we look at the safety and risks associated with taking Humira and drinking alcohol. We also discuss other Humira side effects and interactions. (Medical News Today)

What to know about psoriatic arthritis mutilans
Arthritis mutilans most often occurs in people with psoriatic arthritis, though it is very rare today because of advances in medications for psoriatic arthritis. Arthritis mutilans can cause severe hand or foot abnormalities. In this article, we look at the symptoms, causes, and treatment of this condition. (Medical News Today)

What to know about psoriatic arthritis jaw pain
Psoriatic arthritis (PsA) can affect any joint in the body, including the jaw. This can cause jaw pain, teeth grinding, and other dental problems. In this article, we explore the symptoms and complications, and we discuss ways to relieve PsA jaw pain at home and with medical treatment. (Medical News Today)

How can psoriatic arthritis affect the feet?
Psoriatic arthritis can have many effects on the body. In this article, we look at how the condition can affect the feet, including symptoms, risk factors, treatments, and home remedies. (Medical News Today)

What to know about psoriatic spondylitis
Psoriatic spondylitis is a form of arthritis that affects the spine. It can develop anywhere between the lower back and the neck. In this article, we look at the symptoms, causes, and treatment of psoriatic spondylitis. (Medical News Today)

Stelara vs. Humira: What's the difference?
Stelara and Humira are two biologics that help treat immune conditions, such as psoriatic arthritis and Crohn’s disease. In this article, we look at the similarities and differences in their effects, benefits, and risks. (Medical News Today)

Psoriatic arthritis and weight gain: What to know
People who are overweight are more likely to get psoriatic arthritis, and this condition can make it difficult for people to exercise. In this article, we look at the link between psoriatic arthritis and weight gain, including safe ways to lose weight with this condition. (Medical News Today)

What is a TFCC tear?
The triangular fibrocartilage complex (TFCC) is a network of ligaments, tendons, and cartilage in the wrist. Injuries to this structure are called TFCC tears, and they can cause pain, swelling, and limited movement in the wrist. Treatment options include splints or casts, physical therapy, and surgery. Learn more here. (Medical News Today)

The best home remedies for arthritis
Many home remedies can help relieve arthritis symptoms, including yoga, massage, and omega-3 fatty acids. Learn more about these and other home remedies for arthritis here. (Medical News Today)

Is my jaw broken or dislocated?
Injuries to the jaw may cause a break, fracture, or dislocation. Other causes of dislocation include dental procedures or yawning. Treatment may include surgery. Learn more here. (Medical News Today)

Fibromyalgia: Many may receive wrong diagnosis
Millions of people live with fibromyalgia, a condition causing increased sensitivity to pain. However, a new study suggests many cases may be misdiagnosed. (Medical News Today)

How does psoriatic arthritis affect the nails?
Psoriatic arthritis affects the nails in many ways, causing pitting, discoloration, and brittleness. Learn more about the signs and symptoms in this article. (Medical News Today)

What to know about psoriatic arthritis of the knee
Psoriatic arthritis can affect many joints, including the knees. Symptoms in the knee can cause significant problems with walking and standing. In this article, learn about how doctors diagnose and treat psoriatic arthritis of the knee. (Medical News Today)

What to know about a stiff neck
The neck may grow stiff for many reasons. Some common causes include sleeping awkwardly, having bad posture, and slouching for long periods. Treatments can involve applying heat or ice and getting a massage. In this article, learn more about the causes and treatments for a stiff neck and when to see a doctor. (Medical News Today)

What are the benefits of bone broth?
Bone broth has a high vitamin and mineral content. The benefits of consuming bone broth include better joint protection, reduced inflammation, and better sleep. Learn more about the benefits of bone broth here. (Medical News Today)

What is lupus?
Lupus is a complex and potentially serious autoimmune condition. It has a variety of symptoms and can affect different parts of the body. It is difficult to diagnose, but new scientific discoveries are making early diagnosis easier. Treatment can provide effective ways to manage symptoms and improve quality of life. (Medical News Today)

Treating and managing lupus and preventing flares
Lupus has a wide variety of effects and symptoms and it can affect the whole body. A person may need a variety of medications and other treatments to control symptoms and manage the condition. (Medical News Today)

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA): Prognosis
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic condition. Many factors affect the prognosis of people with RA, including age, lifestyle factors, and disease progression. Learn more here. (Medical News Today)

What to know about rheumatoid arthritis and weight loss
While being overweight or obese can increase the risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis (RA), some people with the condition lose weight. In this article, learn about the relationship between RA and weight loss, the drugs that can cause loss of appetite, and other possible side effects. (Medical News Today)

Former President Jimmy Carter Leaves Hospital After Surgery for Broken Hip
Title: Former President Jimmy Carter Leaves Hospital After Surgery for Broken Hip
Category: Health News
Created: 5/16/2019 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/17/2019 (Medicine Net)

More Active Lupus Linked to Childhood Events
Title: More Active Lupus Linked to Childhood Events
Category: Health News
Created: 5/10/2019 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/13/2019 (Medicine Net)

Signs of Rheumatoid Arthritis Can Show Up Long Before Diagnosis
Title: Signs of Rheumatoid Arthritis Can Show Up Long Before Diagnosis
Category: Health News
Created: 5/10/2019 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/13/2019 (Medicine Net)

Gout (Gouty Arthritis)
Title: Gout (Gouty Arthritis)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/3/2019 (Medicine Net)

Reactive Arthritis
Title: Reactive Arthritis
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/3/2019 (Medicine Net)

Scleroderma
Title: Scleroderma
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/3/2019 (Medicine Net)

Benlysta Approved for Children With Lupus
Title: Benlysta Approved for Children With Lupus
Category: Health News
Created: 4/29/2019 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/30/2019 (Medicine Net)

Ankylosing Spondylitis
Title: Ankylosing Spondylitis
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/26/2019 (Medicine Net)

Lupus (Systemic Lupus Erythematosus or SLE)
Title: Lupus (Systemic Lupus Erythematosus or SLE)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/26/2019 (Medicine Net)

16 Early Symptoms and Signs of Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
Title: 16 Early Symptoms and Signs of Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 6/24/2013 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/26/2019 (Medicine Net)

Health Tip: Joint Popping and Cracking
Title: Health Tip: Joint Popping and Cracking
Category: Health News
Created: 4/25/2019 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/25/2019 (Medicine Net)

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