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Treating Chronic Pain by ArthritisReliever .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis ANNOUNCER: It's estimated that over fifty million Americans suffer from chronic pain. Experts define chronic pain as pain lasting more than three months or past the normal h ... Read on »
What Is Chronic Pain? by ArthritisReliever .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis ANNOUNCER: According to the American Chronic Pain Association, chronic pain is pain that continues a month or more beyond the usual recovery period for an injury or illness, o ... Read on »
New Arthritis Therapies by ArthritisReliever .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis ANNOUNCER: Rheumatoid arthritis causes the immune system to malfunction and attack the joints and organs of the body. Increasingly, doctors are adding newer agents such as TNF ... Read on »
Treatment Options for Rheumatoid Arthritis by ArthritisReliever .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis ANNOUNCER: Rheumatoid arthritis can be a painful and debilitating disease. Although there is no cure, there are effective treatment options. ERIC RUDERMAN, MD: There are re ... Read on »
What is Rheumatoid Arthritis? by ArthritisReliever .. 1 Comment Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis ANNOUNCER: More than two million people have been diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis in the United States. STEVEN ABRAMSON, MD: It's one of the autoimmune diseases, which ... Read on »
What Causes Rheumatoid Arthritis? by ArthritisReliever .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis ANNOUNCER: Rheumatoid arthritis is a common disease of the immune system. Although the exact cause is unknown, researchers believe that a combination of factors are involved. ... Read on »
Arthritis: Who's At Risk? by ArthritisReliever .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis DAVID MARKS, MD: Welcome to our webcast. I'm Dr. David Marks. Arthritis is a painful and sometimes debilitating condition. This disease of the joints affects 43 million Amer ... Read on »
Arthritis and the Weekend Warrior by ArthritisReliever .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis DAVID MARKS, MD: Welcome to our webcast. I'm Dr. David Marks. Arthritis is a painful and sometimes debilitating condition. This disease of the joints affects 43 million Amer ... Read on »
Arthritis: SED Rate by ArthritisReliever .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis DAVID MARKS, MD: Hi and welcome to our webcast. I'm Dr. David Marks. Thank you all for sending in your questions about arthritis. We're going to try to answer them today. ... Read on »
Osteoarthritis Treatment by ArthritisReliever .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis DAVID MARKS, MD: Hi and welcome to our webcast. I'm Dr. David Marks. Thank you all for sending in your questions about arthritis. We're going to try to answer them today. ... Read on »
Are Arthritis and Fibromyalgia Connected? by ArthritisReliever .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis DAVID MARKS, MD: Hi and welcome to our webcast. I'm Dr. David Marks. Thank you all for sending in your questions about arthritis. We're going to try to answer them today. ... Read on »
New Therapies for Treating Psoriatic Arthritis by ArthritisReliever .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis ANNOUNCER: Psoriatic arthritis is caused by the immune system attacking joints. New therapies are helping to fight back. Drugs called TNF inhibitors slow the development of jo ... Read on »
Treatment Options for Psoriatic Arthritis by ArthritisReliever .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis ANNOUNCER: Psoriasis is known as a skin disease, but it can also cause arthritis. Treatment of Psoriatic Arthritis depends on the extent of the joint disease. Mild symptoms ma ... Read on »
Sally Field Talks about Osteoporosis by ArthritisReliever .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis ANNOUNCER: Academy Award winner Sally Field is taking on a new role: helping to raise awareness about osteoporosis. She's hoping her personal battle will inspire baby boomers ... Read on »
What Causes Psoriatic Arthritis? by ArthritisReliever .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis ANNOUNCER: The exact cause of psoriatic arthritis is unknown. But the disease tends to run in families and studies point to a genetic link. BRUCE STROBER, MD: If you have o ... Read on »
Introduction to Psoriatic Arthritis by ArthritisReliever .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis ANNOUNCER: Four in a half million adults in the United States have been diagnosed with psoriasis. DAFNA GLADMAN, MD: Psoriasis is an inflammatory skin condition that present ... Read on »
Overuse of Common Painkillers by ArthritisReliever .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis ANNOUNCER: You may not know the term NSAIDs, but you do know what they're commonly used for: relief of everyday pain. BYRON CRYER, MD: NSAIDs stands for non-steroidal anti- ... Read on »
Living With Osteoporosis: A Patient's Perspective by ArthritisReliever .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis CECILIA JOHNSON: I'm Cecilia Johnson. I've had osteoporosis approximately 15 years. I came to discover I had osteoporosis almost by accident. I just felt old — perhaps an over ... Read on »
Vanishing Bones: Understanding Osteoporosis by ArthritisReliever .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis ANNOUNCE: At birth, the human skeleton is made up of 275 different bones, but even as bones mature and appear to be quite strong, over time they can easily fracture, and for m ... Read on »
When Bones Break: The Consequences of Osteoporosis by ArthritisReliever .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis ANNOUNCER: Over 28 million Americans have osteoporosis, but few are aware of its dangers. Very often, the disease offers its victims no warning signals at all. Without a singl ... Read on »