7 Tips to Improve Communication with Your Rheumatologist

Building a relationship with your rheumatologist can be beneficial for you and your doctor Arthritis patients do best when they have a rheumatologist they can communicate well with. A strong doctor-patient relationship can improve patient outcomes, promote a better quality of life and increase compliance with treatment. Your rheumatologist only has an average of about…

Remission Through Early and Aggressive RA Treatment

People with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) can suffer permanent joint damage as early as into the first six months of the disease.  As a result, many rheumatologists believe early and aggressive treatment is the best approach to managing rheumatoid arthritis.   Many also prescribe to a theory that today’s newer RA medications along with older ones can…