Chat With a Doctor: Joint Pain in Children

Register for Online Chat Do you have a question about children’s joint pain? Steven Spalding, MD and Andrew Zeft, MD, Department of Rheumatic and Immunologic Disease, Pediatric Medical Subspecialties, will answer your questions about this pediatric medical problem. Get answers to your health questions and concerns. It’s easy to be part of our live chat … Read More

Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA): Not Just a Joint Disease

Contributor: Qingping Yao, MD, PhD Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) is an ongoing inflammatory autoimmune disease that primarily affects the small joints. In patients with an autoimmune disorder, the immune system can’t tell the difference between healthy body tissue and antigens. The result is an immune response that destroys normal body tissues. RA causes joint pain, pain … Read More