“Hiking has become a victory — albeit, a small one — over rheumatoid arthritis. I am proving to myself and others that I will not let rheumatoid arthritis win; that with a few adaptations I can still live and enjoy life," says Eileen Davidson, who has rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis.
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic disease that can be progressive. Knowing the signs that RA be progressing is important for managing your health and working with your doctor to make sure your RA stays well-controlled.
A new study examined the relationship between childhood smoking exposure and the development of rheumatoid arthritis later in life.
When rheumatoid arthritis patient and fashion designer Michael Kuluva approached Eileen Davidson to help design a T-shirt to promote arthritis awareness, she embraced her own ‘fierce fight’ to help inspire and support others.
From co-designing a shirt with a fellow rheumatoid arthritis patient to having people with chronic illness as models, designer Michael Kuluva continues to ensure his New York Fashion Week show is inclusive and raises awareness.
In a new study, researchers found that smokers who drank at least two cups of tea per day were significantly less likely to have rheumatoid arthritis than smokers who rarely sipped tea.
In a new study, researchers found that people with rheumatoid arthritis had abnormal vehicle control, such as “harsh/erratic braking and accelerating,” compared to the general population.
In a new study, researchers evaluated first-degree relatives of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients to determine if they had any patient characteristics associated with RA symptoms.
People with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) who take even low doses of glucocorticoids are more likely to experience a vertebral fracture than those who aren’t using this medication.
From adding a little extra cushion to researching your rental car, here are 12 doctor- and patient-approved tips that make road trips easier when you have arthritis.