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Living With Arthritis

Make each day with arthritis as good as it can be. Learn and incorporate strategies that help you cope with symptoms, like joint pain and stiffness, and ease daily challenges.

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Painsomnia: Insomnia Caused by Pain
Depression and sleep deprivation are linked
The Link Between Sleep Deprivation and Depression
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Tuna and Gout: Pros, Cons, and Tips
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The Best Foods High in Boron
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Yoga for Rheumatoid Arthritis
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Does Drinking Water Help With Arthritis?
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Arthritis: Coping, Support, and Living Well
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Arthritis and Activities of Daily Living
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10 Ways You Can Fight Arthritis
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How to Prevent an Arthritis Flare Up
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Natural Ways to Fight Inflammation
Depression
Chronic Illness and Depression: What Is the Connection?
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The Arthritis and Weather Connection
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10 Cooking Tips for People With Arthritis
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8 Best Things to Do If You Have Arthritis
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Kitchen Gadgets and Tools for People With Arthritis
Child getting exam for Perthes disease
Perthes Disease: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
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Causes of Morning Stiffness From Arthritis
Arnica
Arnica As a Natural Treatment for Arthritis
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Should People With Arthritis Get a Flu Shot?
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Alcohol and Arthritis Medications
The sedentary life of a couch potato.
Does a Sedentary Lifestyle Make Arthritis Worse?
woman having eye exam
The Link Between Arthritis and Eye Problems
WD40
Can WD-40 Really Relieve Arthritis Pain?
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Household Cleaning Products for People With Arthritis
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Ways to Improve Your Life If You Have Arthritis
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Can You Drink Alcohol When Taking Arthritis Drugs?
Hip pain
Actions That Make Arthritis Pain Worse
A woman with sore shoulder arthritis
The Effect of Stress on Arthritis
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The 9 Best Bras for People With Arthritis of 2021
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How to Use Common Sense to Prevent Slips and Falls
Senior couple riding bikes in park
10 Things You Need to Stop Doing If You Have Arthritis
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How to Prevent Progression of Arthritis
Signs of gastrointestinal bleeding
Risks of Gastrointestinal Bleeding From Medications
Senior man in emergency room
When Rheumatology Patients Should Go to the ER
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Arthritis and Blood Donations
An older woman struggling to open a jar
Understanding the Functional Limitations From Arthritis
Grimacing woman holding her aching stomach
Ways to Reduce Risk of Ulcers From NSAIDs
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Dating Advice for People With Arthritis
Senior woman combing her hair
Arthritis Medications May Cause Hair Loss
Worker getting down boxes
Continuing to Work With Arthritis
Man napping in chair
Tips for Controlling Fatigue Caused by Arthritis
Pregnant woman in swimming pool
Getting Pregnant When You Have Arthritis
Man with back pain in bed
Sleep Problems in People With Arthritis
Photosensitivity reaction
Photosensitivity Reaction With Certain Medications
Orthopedic insert
What You Need to Know About Foot Orthotics
Pain in a knee
Referred Pain Can Make Arthritis Diagnosis Difficult
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The 7 Best Mattresses for Arthritis of 2021
A man in a wheelchair hugging his wife
The Things People Fear About Arthritis
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The 8 Best Gifts for People with Arthritis of 2021
Woman resting in bed with dog
10 Ways to Fight Fatigue From Arthritis
Rheumatoid arthritis, general practitioner examining patient and hand for signs of rheumatoid arthri : Stock Photo CompAdd to Board Caption:Rheumatoid arthritis. General practitioner examining a patient's hand for signs of rheumatoid arthritis. This condition is caused by the immune system attacking the body's own tissues, causing progressive joint and cartilage destruction. As the cartilage is worn away, new bone grows as part of the repair process. This causes stiffness and deformity of the fingers. Treatment is with anti-inflammatory drugs and physiotherapy. Rheumatoid arthritis, general practitioner examining patient and hand for signs of rheumatoid arthritis
A Photo Gallery of Arthritic Hands
Keyless ignition is helpful for people with arthritis
Car Features and Accessories for Easier Driving With Arthritis
Mexican Woman Walking
Is Walking Good for Arthritis in the Knee?
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20 Supplements and Vitamins for Arthritis
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Alcohol and Arthritis: Pros and Cons
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Are Bananas Bad for Arthritis? Pros and Cons
woman holding magnesium supplement
Magnesium for Arthritis: Pros, Cons, and Recommendations
Yoga for knees
The Benefits of Yoga for Bad Knees
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12 Foods To Avoid With Arthritis