Did you know that RA patients are at a greater risk for gastrointestinal problems?

Rheumatoid arthritis patients have a higher risk of developing lower gastrointestinal (GI) problems such as ulcers and bleeding, this according to a recent study published in the Journal of Rheumatology. The research looked at the incidence of upper GI tract problems vs. those of the lower GI tract.  Upper GI issues declined over a 28… Read More Did you know that RA patients are at a greater risk for gastrointestinal problems?

Anemia and Fibromyalgia

Many fibromyalgia patients have other conditions in addition to fibromyalgia.  Additional conditions can make fibromyalgia symptoms worse and make daily tasks difficult to handle.  One of those additional conditions that fibromyalgia patients may also suffer from is anemia, a blood disorder that causes extreme fatigue and many complications. The symptoms of anemia creep up on… Read More Anemia and Fibromyalgia