Tips for Alleviating Chronic Rheumatoid Arthritis Pain

Beverly Hills rheumatologist Dr. Susan Baker is highly skilled at providing patients the close attention and care they need to help overcome rheumatoid arthritis as much as possible. She takes a comprehensive approach to disease management and will work carefully with each patient to determine the best combination of treatment methods available for each patient’s Continue Reading >>

Three Ways to Manage Rheumatoid Arthritis

If you suffer from rheumatoid arthritis, you know how painful and debilitating the condition can be. Fatigue, tender joints, and morning stiffness are all common symptoms of the disease, and although there is not a way to completely cure rheumatoid arthritis, there are certain steps and measures patients can take to help themselves feel better Continue Reading >>

Things to Know About Bursitis

Bursitis is an inflammatory condition that can affect multiple areas of the body. Though a fairly common condition, many people are not aware of the causes, symptoms, or treatment options for bursitis. What causes the condition? What are some of the best treatment options for bursitis? Get up to speed by reading these fast facts Continue Reading >>

Teen Loves Soccer Despite Rheumatoid Arthritis

A July 23, 2015 Fox 35 report entitled “Teen’s Rheumatoid Arthritis No Setback for Love of Soccer” looks at Alana Rodriguez, a 14-year-old girl who regularly plays soccer despite being diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis before the age of 1. Doctors said that Alana wouldn’t grow to be more than 4 feet tall, and most likely Continue Reading >>

Second Opinions on Rheumatological Conditions

Being diagnosed with a rheumatological condition, such as rheumatoid arthritis, can be a very scary thing. Talking to another doctor is imperative because some medical professionals have access to treatments you might not be aware about, or take a more aggressive approach to the condition. Having a second opinion from a rheumatologist can be beneficial Continue Reading >>

Rheumatologist Comments on Actress’ Struggle with Rheumatoid Arthritis

A People Magazine article recently covered the announcement that television and film actress Megan Par lives with rheumatoid arthritis, making this the first time she has publicly disclosed information regarding her personal struggle with this chronic autoimmune disease. Park made the announcement in partnership with Joint Decisions, an educational program designed to empower people living Continue Reading >>

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