Archive for the ‘RA Education’ Category

  • Prednisone Dosage Case Study

    Case study of prednisone dosage in a person with rheumatoid arthritis / disease has several implications for understanding of disease activity.

  • Prednisone Effects: Your Results May Vary

    Discussion of prednisone effects and side effects, and finding a manageable effective dose of a medicine famous for being both miraculous and intolerable.

  • 5 Reasons Disease Awareness Matters

    Discussion of the value of disease awareness especially with so-called invisible illnesses. List of ways that disease awareness

  • Why We Need More Potassium and How to Get It

    People with chronic illness may need more potassium to maintain a proper sodium-potassium balance with list of ways to increase potassium intake.

  • Joint Redness with Rheumatoid Arthritis

    Joint redness is common in Rheumatoid Arthritis, yet depictions of red joints are often simulated by photo editing or extreme examples.

  • 15 Early Symptoms of Rheumatoid Arthritis

    Discussion of 15 early symptoms of Rheumatoid Arthritis, including joint pain, fatigue, joint swelling, eye inflammation, and low-grade fevers.

  • Rheumatoid Awareness Day 2016

    Rheumatoid Awareness Day is February 2. Rheumatoid Awareness Day 2016 is the 4th year observed for Rheumatoid Disease / Rheumatoid Arthritis patients.

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis Awareness Pin

    A Rheumatoid Arthritis Awareness pin is available on Amazon modeled after the design of the popular digital Rheumatoid Arthritis awareness ribbon.

  • Position of Privilege

    Discussion of position of privilege with rheumatoid arthritis. Response to a reader’s criticism of the optimistic viewpoint of RA Warrior blog.

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis Mortality

    Rheumatoid arthritis mortality is increased by 40% according to an investigation by Brigham and Woman’s Hospital. Seropositive disease presents greater risk