Rheumatoid Arthritis

Healthline Answers: Rheumatoid Arthritis

Dr. Nancy Carteron answers common questions about treating and living with rheumatoid arthritis.

Video: Managing Your RA Symptoms

Get answers to common questions about RA flares, symptoms, and the benefits of diet and exercise from rheumatologist Dr. Nancy Carteron.

Video: Understanding Treatments for RA

Learn about treatment options for RA to stop pain and prevent joint damage from rheumatologist Dr. Nancy Carteron.

Video: Get the Facts About RA Medications

Rheumatologist Dr. Nancy Carteron answers common questions about the effectiveness of RA treatments and certain drug interactions.

More About Advancing RA

Treating RA Flares and Exacerbations

Are you dealing with a flare or exacerbation of moderate to severe RA? Read about treatments and strategies that can help you better handle sudden flare-ups.

Understanding Biologic Treatments for RA

Biologic medications are considered a relatively new class of treatments for rheumatoid arthritis. Read how they work to suppress the underlying causes of RA.

Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment Side Effects

Many treatments for RA carry a risk for side effects. Learn about common treatment issues, as well as warning signs you should bring up with your doctor.

Understanding the Link Between RA and Potassium

Recent studies have suggested that potassium supplements may provide a benefit to RA patients.

Numbness, Muscle Pain, and Other Symptoms Related to RA

The symptoms of RA are more than just joint pain and stiffness. Common symptoms include loss of feeling, muscle pain, and more.

Severe RA Doctor Discussion Guide

Is your RA treatment plan working? Get questions and discussion points to bring up with your doctor.

RA and Pregnancy: What You Need to Know

Learn about potential problems associated with rheumatoid arthritis and pregnancy, including triggers, preeclampsia, premature birth, and low birth weight.