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Joint Replacement Surgery

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October
6

Joint replacement surgery is typically recommended to patients who have tried non-surgical treatment but still have joint pain. While this is an extremely effective

Rheumatoid Arthritis Foundation, Help Fight RA

What is Prednisone?

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August
21

Prednisone is a corticosteroid. It prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation. It also suppresses the immune system.

Rheumatoid Arthritis Foundation, Help Fight RA

Fast Facts about Plaquenil

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August
23

Plaquenil is often used to treat mild Rheumatoid Arthritis or in combination with other drugs when treating more severe diseases. It is commonly used to manage multiple complications of Lupus and connective tissue disorders.

Video Diary: Living with Rheumatoid Arthritis

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July
11

Victoria Torr made a video diary to raise awareness for Rheumatoid Arthritis. It has taken her mom Helen a lot of courage to agree to make this video as the footage shows a side of her that few people see.