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8 Mistakes People With Rheumatoid Arthritis Make

Content provided by: Better Medicine from Healthgrades

You can remain active and enjoy your favorite activities by carefully managing your rheumatoid arthritis (RA). With RA, what not to do can be as important as what to do. Here are eight common mistakes people with RA make, with tips for avoiding them.


Medically Reviewed By: Farrokh Sohrabi, MD

Last Annual Review Date: 2013-05-08

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As many as 60% of people with RA are anemic. Severe anemia can make you feel tired or experience shortness of breath with activity.

What to Ask Your Doctor About Rheumatoid Arthritis

Be prepared to ask the right questions at your next doctor's appointment for RA.