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What Causes Joint Inflammation in the Body?

That being said, these are not the only causes of joint inflammation. In this article, we’ll go over the various causes of joint inflammation, how you can identify them and treat them.

What To Expect During Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment

Rheumatoid Arthritis impacts more than 1.3 million people in the United States. Chances are, if you are reading this, you have likely been diagnosed or believe that you may have Rheumatoid Arthritis. Let’s take a look at what you should expect when receiving treatment after your diagnosis. Rheumatoid Arthritis Overview First, it is essential to […]

Why It’s Important to Ask Your Doctor Questions

Visiting your doctor is often a very stressful experience, and quite frankly, that white coat can be downright intimidating. If you are like most people, you want to get and get out as quickly as possible. The problem is that communicating with your doctor and asking them questions can help you ensure that you get […]

What Will a Rheumatologist Do on the First Visit?

New doctor visits are always a very stressful event. You have to wake up early, get extra clean, and prepare to tell a complete stranger all the most intimate details of your life while preparing to be lectured about everything you might possibly be doing wrong. Fortunately, visiting your Rheumatologist doesn’t have to be a […]

What is Fibromyalgia?

Fibromyalgia is a common condition that affects the bones and muscles. There is no cure for fibromyalgia but it can be managed with medication, exercise, and other healthy habits. If you think you might have fibromyalgia or you received a diagnosis, our doctors at St. Paul Rheumatology can help you make sense of the condition. […]

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Can Arthritis be Cured?

Are you experiencing painful inflammation and stiffness in your joints? Maybe you were recently diagnosed with arthritis and you want to know how this will impact your daily life. There is no cure for arthritis, but treatments have drastically improved in recent years. Our doctors at St. Paul Rheumatology can help you through an arthritis […]

What are the Different Kinds of Arthritis?

There are over 100 different kinds of arthritis and related conditions that impact the body’s joints. Depending on the type of arthritis you have, you might experience pain, stiffness, swelling, redness, and decreased range of motion.  If you are experiencing persistent joint pain or inflammation, our doctors at St. Paul Rheumatology can help you diagnose […]

What is Osteoporosis?

If you were diagnosed with osteoporosis, you may have a lot of questions. How will this affect my daily life? How do I deal with this diagnosis? How will I manage my symptoms? Osteoporosis is a serious disease but people who have this condition can still live fulfilled lives. If you received an osteoporosis diagnosis, […]

When Should You See a Rheumatologist?

It can be tricky to understand when to see a rheumatologist – especially if you’re unsure of what a rheumatologist is or what they treat. Like our doctors at St. Paul Rheumatology, rheumatologists are specialists who received training in diagnosing and treating rheumatic diseases.  What is a Rheumatic Disease? Rheumatic diseases – sometimes called musculoskeletal […]

You Got an Osteoporosis Diagnosis–Now What?

An osteoporosis diagnosis can be scary and introduce feelings of anxiety over the possibility of breaking a bone. Our doctors at St. Paul Rheumatology can help you make sense of the disease and determine the best course of treatment for you. It’s important to recognize that people with osteoporosis can still live fulfilling lives. Give […]