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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 »
Are You at Risk for Osteoporosis? by ArthritisReliever .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis LISA CLARK: Welcome to our webcast. I'm Lisa Clark. Theoretically, osteoporosis can strike just about anyone who has bones in their body, but certain people have a higher risk ... 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 »
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 »
Bone Density Tests: A Weapon Against Osteoporosis by ArthritisReliever .. 1 Comment Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis ANNOUNCER: Osteoporosis can be a devastating disease for its victims. It is also one of the most preventable disease in the United States today. Most osteoporosis-related frac ... Read on »
Bone Density: Should You Be Tested? by ArthritisReliever .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis LISA CLARK: Welcome to our webcast. I'm Lisa Clark. When it comes to osteoporosis, most women think they know the basics, but with 10 million cases of osteoporosis in the U.S. ... Read on »
Can Cracking Your Knuckles Cause Arthritis? 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 on this we ... Read on »
Do You Have Arthritis? 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 Ameri ... Read on »
Exercise for Bone Health by ArthritisReliever .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis DAVID R. MARKS, MD: Hi, and welcome to our webcast. I'm Dr. David Marks. Most people know the key to preventing osteoporosis is getting enough calcium in your diet, but you ma ... 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 »
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 »
Milk and More: Eating Right for Your Bones by ArthritisReliever .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis DAVID R. MARKS, MD: Welcome to our webcast. I'm Dr. David Marks. When I say "osteoporosis prevention," the first word that should pop into your head is "calcium." Low calcium ... 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 »
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 »
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 »
Osteoporosis vs Osteoarthritis by ArthritisReliever .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis NIKI MOHAN: Dr. Metzger, what's the difference between osteoporosis and osteoarthritis? ALLAN METZGER, MD: They are completely different diseases, but unfortunately patient ... 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 »
Preventing Osteoporosis Fractures by ArthritisReliever .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis DAVID R. MARKS, MD: Hi, and welcome to our webcast. I'm Dr. David Marks. For women with osteoporosis, the biggest concern is not thinning bones, it's broken bones. Hip or sp ... 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 »