10
Slideshow:

Seize the Day with RA!

Restart Slideshow
  • Watched
    Keep Moving
    Health A-Z
    Health A-Z slideshow-slide 1. Keep Moving
  • Watched
    Treat Consistently
    Health A-Z
    Health A-Z slideshow-slide 2. Treat Consistently
  • Watched
    Help Yourself
    Health A-Z
    Health A-Z slideshow-slide 3. Help Yourself
  • Watched
    Stay Informed
    Health A-Z
    Health A-Z slideshow-slide 4. Stay Informed
  • Watched
    Set Small Goals
    Health A-Z
    Health A-Z slideshow-slide 5. Set Small Goals
  • Watched
    Reduce Stress
    Health A-Z
    Health A-Z slideshow-slide 6. Reduce Stress
  • Watched
    Eat Well
    Health A-Z
    Health A-Z slideshow-slide 7. Eat Well
  • Watched
    Ask for Help
    Health A-Z
    Health A-Z slideshow-slide 8. Ask for Help
  • Watched
    Try Complementary Therapies
    Health A-Z
    Health A-Z slideshow-slide 9. Try Complementary Therapies
  • Watched
    See a Counselor
    Health A-Z
    Health A-Z slideshow-slide 10. See a Counselor
10 of 10
Prev     |     Next

10. See a Counselor

Most of your treatment focuses on relieving the physical symptoms of RA. But you shouldn't ignore the emotional toll it takes on you. 

People with RA often have to cope with loss of mobility and anxiety about their future. Don’t keep these feelings to yourself; you’ll feel better if you talk to someone who understands what you’re going through. Watch this video to learn about who to see. 

{"idusercontent":"42332","user_id":"1060459","link_id":"0","title":"slideshow_hg in slideshowpage","description":"","status":"1","type":"cerberus_module_config","created":"2013-12-13 22:53:37","modified":"2014-11-14 01:04:17","meta":{"cache_version":"8","companionBannerLocation":"replace","companionBannerReplaceSelector":"#companion-replace","companionBannerXOffset":"0","companionBannerYOffset":"0","content_type":["video"],"custom_css_id":"slideshow","custom_filter":"","filter":"popular","group_association":"native","group_association_single_group":"","height":"225","limit":"4","logged_user_id":"1060459","module_holder":"span-8","module_id":"slideshow_hg","module_visible_on_condition":"","noads":"off","noCompanionAds":"off","order_index":"0","page":"slideshowpage","page_ver":"","slide_interval":"30","width":"300"}}

Did You Know?

Watched
A 2008 study out of UCLA ...
quote A 2008 study out of UCLA ...

A 2008 study out of UCLA indicated that psychological stress increased the level of inflammatory molecules in participants who weren't on biologic medications.