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Study may shed light on the extremely important clinical problem of ‘ruling out Lupus’
The CreakyJoints Patient Charter can help you be proactive and get the most out of your doctor appointments.
Rheumatologists and orthopedists created new guidelines with recommendations for the perioperative management of anti-rheumatic therapy.
Susanna, a nursing student and CJ intern, shares her experience at the Rheumatology Nurses Conference.
If the war seems difficult for the majority of us, it can be overwhelming for the youngest of us who suffer from juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA).
"By telling our personal stories about living with arthritis, we can help ensure that elected officials make wise decisions about legislation that makes medications and treatments accessible"
A popular cough medication company recently released a "study" stating that 1 in 5 Americans exaggerate illness for sympathy. How does this impact those who are struggling to gain acceptance for their real and deliberating chronic disease? Our patient advocate Joe weighs in.
Many patients tell us that they can “feel the weather in their bones”. Here is what the research says.
The study relied on a “really carefully thought out” enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) test to detect drug levels in breast milk.
Are most people with osteoarthritis able to maintain a level of activity that will improve their condition? A new study says yes.
The book features more than 50 easy-to-follow recipes meant to help manage inflammation.
"I was less than a mile into the hike and already I wanted to quit. Frustrated, mad and dejected hardly summed up my feelings."
I must have been crazy, yet there I was, planning a 10-day, 75-mile backpacking trek on the High Sierra Trail through the Sierra Mountains in eastern California — by myself.
Sometimes my husband acts like a child. I know, many women say this about their husbands. But what makes my husband acting like a big baby more difficult than most is that like me, he lives with rheumatoid arthritis. And the childlike behavior that drives me particularly crazy? When he goes off his meds.
Have you noticed the backlash across the country after the Super Bowl advertisements for opioid induced constipation (OIC)? buckle in as this may be a rough ride for a while, but let’s remember we will make it through as a community. After all what choice do we have? Remember we are all in this together. We have always had each other’s back and sticking together is better than being picked apart.
Recovery weeks 3 – 5, from first sneeze to first run. Slowly but surely I'll be back. I'm no stranger to fighting like hell for something I love, getting knocked down, having that something taken away, and then enduring the suffering all over again to get it back. Somewhat of a professional endurer of all things pain if you will. It's going to be one hell of long road, but I've got this.