Women with RA often experience flares during their menstrual cycle. Living with RA can mean a constant struggle against pain, especially at different points in the cycle. In addition, different treatments and procedures can affect their menstrual cycle, including how regularly they have their periods.
On myRAteam, the social network and online support group for those living with rheumatoid arthritis, members talk about a range of personal experiences and struggles. Having your period and RA Flares is one of the most discussed topics.
Here are some question-and-answer threads about having your period and RA Flares:
Here are some conversations about having your period and RA Flares:
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