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Psoriatic arthritis can sometimes lead to chest or rib pain. Blame costochondritis, an inflammation of the cartilage connecting the ribs and the breastbone.
The autoimmune disease can cause more than joint pain and may target several different organs.
Doctors and patients need high-quality studies specific to rheumatic disease, research finds.
Rheumatoid Arthritis Symptoms
Health And Wellness
Im Not Perfect
Rigorous scientific studies that focus on the link between diet and rheumatoid arthritis (RA) are hard to come by. Much of the research is imperfect, having been conducted with few participants or with only highly motivated people — those who are able to stick to the diets.
While the connection isn't clear, rheumatoid arthritis and hypothyroidism often occur together. Researchers don't know why autoimmune diseases travel in packs, but each can be successfully treated without affecting the other.
You know yoga is relaxing, but are you aware of all the benefits it can offer people with RA? Consider these joint-friendly tools to use for home practice.
Types Of Arthritis
Light Therapy For Psoriasis
Need To Know
A number of light-based therapies can make a difference for symptoms of psoriasis — and, in some cases, psoriatic arthritis. Here’s what to consider before you expose yourself.
Rheumatoid Arthritis Medications
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist
Anti Inflammatory Diet
Weight Loss Help
Plant Based Diet
A small study of people with rheumatoid arthritis suggests the combo diet also helps weight loss, cholesterol levels.
Psoriatic Arthritis Symptoms
An occupational therapist shares advice on how to keep doing the things you love without taxing your joints.
Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment
Be prepared with an RA action plan that you can initiate at the first sign of worsening joint pain and inflammation.
Work Related Stress
Sources Of Stress
Get In The Mood
If symptoms like joint pain and stiffness or fatigue are putting a damper on getting in the mood, these tips can help you get your groove back.
Types Of Yoga
Lose Weight At Home
While many kinds of yoga are considered especially helpful for RA, some styles should be approached with caution, experts say.
Iced Tea Recipes
Blueberry Green Tea
Anti Inflammatory Recipes
How To Lose Weight Fast
Chill these RA-friendly teas for a pain-relieving, refreshing summer treat.
Natural Remedies For Arthritis
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Research suggests that some natural anti-inflammatories — like certain spices and botanical extracts — may help alleviate psoriatic arthritis symptoms. But always talk to your doctor before trying any home remedy for psoriatic arthritis.
Johnson And Johnson
Should everyone get it? Is it safe? We have answers.
Experts agree: People experiencing joint pain and other RA symptoms should be evaluated by a rheumatologist right away.
Different Types Of Cancer
National Institutes Of Health
A study found that people who took vitamin D and omega-3 fatty acids had a lower rate of diseases like psoriasis and rheumatoid arthritis than people who took a placebo.
Ligaments And Tendons
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Although psoriatic arthritis most often involves smaller joints in your fingers, toes, wrists, knees, or ankles, it can also affect your spine.
Swedish Medical Center
Signs Of Fibromyalgia
A rheumatologist can help you figure out the source of your pain and fatigue.
Life Is Good
Life Is Beautiful
Managing psoriatic arthritis symptoms as a young adult can present some unique challenges. But that doesn’t mean you can't live your best life.
You Can Do
You may not be able to run or be active all day with your little ones when you have flares, but there are plenty of other fun things you can do together.
Eli Lilly And Company
Health Insurance Coverage
Low Impact Workout
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Despite a variety of therapies, three-quarters of people with RA surveyed still report symptoms that lessen their quality of life.
All drugs used for RA management have some side effects. Find out how to protect against these risks.
Cup Of Tea
Some evidence suggests certain teas help relieve pain and other RA symptoms.
Psoriatic arthritis always involves joint pain and inflammation, but there are subcategories defined by what parts of the body are affected, and treatments may vary.