Arthritis in the back is treated with prescription and over-the-counter medications, physical therapies, and lifestyle modifications.
There are seven subtypes of juvenile idiopathic arthritis (formerly called juvenile RA). Explore their definitions and differences.
There are many different types of spinal arthritis. Learn about the symptoms associated with the differing causes of spinal arthritis.
Cannabidiol (CBD), a component of marijuana and hemp plants, has been used for arthritis pain. Learn about its safety, effectiveness, and legality.
Viral arthritis is an acute arthritis associated with a specific virus as the cause. There have been numerous viruses linked to viral arthritis.
Having chronic arthritis can complicate the choice of motherhood and pregnancy. There is a lot to consider and your doctor's advice is needed.
Some forms of arthritis, like RA and gout, can shorten your lifespan, but by themselves are not fatal. Many people still live long, healthy lives.
Rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis can cause pain and discomfort in your fingers. Ring splints can help relieve pain in arthritic fingers.
Rheumatoid arthritis can be treated with diet, over-the-counter pain relievers, physical therapy, newer disease-modifying drugs (DMARDs), and surgery.
Inflammatory arthritis not only affects the joints but there can be systemic effects. Learn which types of arthritis are inflammatory.