Giant Cell Arteritis vs. Polymyalgia Rheumatica

Giant cell arteritis (GCA) and polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR) are related conditions. About 10 to 20 percent of people with PMR also have GCA. Learn what their differences are and how to figure out if you’re suffering from one or the other.

4 Risk Factors of Polymyalgia Rheumatica

Polymyalgia rheumatica is a debilitating condition with no known causes. However, since it is an autoimmune disease, researchers have identified four following risk factors in the development of PMR.

Polymyalgia Rheumatica: An Autoimmune Disease

Polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR) is an autoimmune disease. Learn why it is considered an autoimmune disease and what it means to you as someone with PMR.

Polymyalgia vs Fibromyalgia

Polymyalgia rheumatica and fibromyalgia are both inflammatory diseases. Learn what the differences are between these inflammatory conditions and how to tell if you are suffering from one or the other.