Rheumatoid Arthritis 101

What is rheumatoid arthritis? Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an autoimmune disorder characterized by joint inflammation, which can lead to progressive joint damage, deformities and disability

HSS Lupus Chat Recap

This afternoon, Hospital for Special Surgery hosted a chat exclusively on Twitter about lupus & general health with S.L.E. Lupus Foundation & Alliance for Lupus

Essentials in Managing Rheumatoid Arthritis

Last fall, Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS), in collaboration with the Arthritis Foundation, presented a symposium entitled β€œEssentials in Managing Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA): Treatments, Fatigue,

Rheumatic Conditions and Intimacy

Rheumatic conditions, like any other chronic illness, can be very difficult to manage and can greatly influence emotions. For example, those who have been recently