Living Well with Rheumatic Disease

Patient Resources


Living with a rheumatic disease can be challenging, but it doesn’t mean you have to stop living. From your next steps after receiving a diagnosis to managing back or neck pain, and also getting answers to your questions about the hereditary risk for certain rheumatic diseases – the articles on this page provide tips and insights on how to not just manage your rheumatic disease – but preserve your quality of life, and live well.


Back Pain

Neck Pain


Arthritis - General

Sex & Arthritis

Rheumatic Disease

Just Diagnosed: Now What?

Sharing Your Diagnosis with Others

Following Your Treatment Plan

Genetics & Rheumatic Diseases

Growing Pains

The Immune System & Rheumatic Disease

Managing Your Rheumatic Disease

Pregnancy & Rheumatic Disease

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Living with Rheumatoid Arthritis

Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

Living with Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis


Treatments & Management

Exercise & Arthritis

Herbal Remedies, Supplements, & Acupuncture for Arthritis

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