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Chronic rheumatoid arthritis can exist over a long period of time and it is one example the many chronic rheumatism conditions. Treatment for RA can include medications such as nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), corticosteroids, and disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drugs (DMARDs).


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Exercising a Bargain

One way to save money on fitness equipment is to buy used. Shopping for second-hand items can save you up to 50 percent off the price of new equipment, according to International Fitness Resources. But be sure to check the condition of parts such as these before making a purchase: chains and cables on stationery bikes and stair climbers; decks and running belts on treadmills; and ramps and wheels on elliptical trainers.

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Stress Management
If you feel overwhelmed by stress, you’re not alone. But you can start to view stress as a fact of life and respond to it in positive ways. Learn the skills to keep stress in check and have a more balanced, healthy life.

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Pregnancy is an exciting time for parents-to-be. You want to know as much as you can about your developing baby and how your actions will affect his health. Use this information to help you make informed decisions from conception through delivery.

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Although genetics determines how long we will live, it's the lifestyle we choose that will determine how healthy we are as we age.

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