This site is brought to you by Roche Products (New Zealand) Ltd, maker of two medicines for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis.
If you have recently been diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) or have been receiving RA treatment, you may find this website useful. This website contains a wealth of information from basic facts and terminology to specific biologic treatment options and lifestyle advice for managing RA.
There’s no crystal ball to tell you exactly how your RA will progress. However, following some of the steps below may help you feel more in control of your disease:
- Knowledge is power: Spend some time learning about RA, including what’s happening in your body, symptoms, treatment options and ways to cope with RA. Reading through this website will help equip you with some of this important information.
- Talk to your rheumatologist: The more your doctor knows about your RA, the more likely it is that you will receive the most appropriate treatment. Ask questions - the more you ask, the better informed you and your doctor will be.
Feel free to bookmark this website and refer back to it regularly.
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