In-depth

Coping and support

Social support: Tap this tool to beat stress

The benefits of supportive personal relationships are less stress and better health. Here's how to get and stay connected.

Lifestyle and home remedies

Exercising with arthritis

Arthritis shouldn't keep you from exercising. Regular exercise increases your strength and flexibility, reduces pain and fights fatigue.

Symptoms

Tests and diagnosis

MRI

MRI uses a magnetic field and radio waves to create detailed images of the organs and tissues within your body.

Rheumatoid factor

Find out what the results of a rheumatoid factor test may mean.

X-ray

X-rays are a form of radiation that can make images of your bones and internal organs.

Treatments and drugs

Prednisone risks, benefits

Corticosteroids, such as prednisone and cortisone, are used to successfully treat a variety of conditions. But these medications can also cause unwanted side effects. Get the facts here.

Jan. 29, 2014

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