Dr. Laurie explains how to overcome fear or embarrassment -- and tackle those situations in which we must share our diagnosis.
Diagnosed with JRA at age 13, high school senior Taylor prepares for college.
Dr. Laurie explains how denying our reality prevents us from finding happiness.
I've been sick with a cough and severe congestion for over a week now. I don't want to schedule a doctor's appointment because it's always a pain and they may not see me until another week or so ... but I don't know if I can last that long. I'm miserable. What can I do? -- Ill Ashley
At our Sept. 2008 RA Event -- "Life Within Reach" -- rheumatologist Dr. Stephen Paget of New York's Hospital for Special Surgery answered several questions from the audience.
Shuttling between several doctors? Dr. Laurie explains exactly how to protect yourself.