Arthritis Discussions

accordianman what is it? Hello everyone. Maybe someone can give me some ideas. I'm fighting several other battles. One being Diabetic, also overweight, and…
By accordianman Latest Activity January 25 at 2:42 pm
Dr Gary Work stress, life stress, can throw your self-care way off track. How do you avoid… Stress at work… stress at home… and ignoring your self-care routine. Does this cycle sound familiar? It seems that we…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity January 25 at 1:05 pm Replies 5 Likes 2
deputymama Looking for a Diagnosis & Appropriate Medications So this is the 5th time my knee has swollen to a moderate size. The first 3 times were in…
By deputymama Latest Activity January 25 at 1:06 pm Replies 19 Likes 1
Dr Gary You and your doctor. Does being assertive ever come across as being combative? Recently, one of my clients had a bad experience at her doctor’s office. She waited well over an hour. She…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity January 22 at 2:12 pm Replies 6 Likes 2
Dr Gary Keeping your activity level up. How do you do it? Need help? Your doctor tells you. Your friends and family tell you. You tell yourself. Stay active! And as we begin the new…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity January 25 at 1:05 pm Replies 5 Likes 2
HelpFromSarah Pain I've been taking good care of my Type 1 Diabetes, but when I go to sleep I get the most…
By HelpFromSarah Latest Activity January 12 at 7:21 pm Replies 7 Likes 2
WASHED OUT Pain Relief and Rest Can't take anti-inflammatory med or pain medication. Guess I will drink for relief and rest before bedtime. Something someday is…
By WASHED OUT Latest Activity December 31 at 12:16 pm
melanie729 thumb Should you wear a brace on your thumb to help or should you try to keep moving it .for pain…
By melanie729 Latest Activity December 29 at 10:11 am Replies 3
Towserboy Ankle Fusion Hi Guys It's now been 6 month since my op and can now walk for 3 hours 3 times a…
By Towserboy Latest Activity January 11 at 4:20 pm Replies 4 Likes 2
Dr Gary Drinking and the holidays. Any experiences or advice to share? The holidays are here! And one of those questions that comes up at get-togethers with family and friends: How about…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity January 14 at 12:19 am Replies 8 Likes 2
Anonymous Wrists fused I went to the rheumatologist this week, and she said my right wrist is fused. I have been off medication…
By Anonymous Latest Activity January 25 at 1:04 pm Replies 4
Dr Gary The holidays are here. What are you saying YES to? The holidays are upon us. And that means lots of articles and blogs about how to “survive” this time of…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity January 12 at 6:33 am Replies 14 Likes 5
WASHED OUT I guess as of yesterday I have left the work force My company has decided that I should file for disability. Not sure how I will like this but as of…
By WASHED OUT Latest Activity December 9 at 12:06 pm Replies 6
NewEnglandGuy EMAIL SPAM Anyone receive bogus mail from 'rgallerowilb'? My inbox was inundated with over 30 emails from this A-HOLE. He(or she) has…
By NewEnglandGuy Latest Activity December 20 at 11:44 am Replies 5
WASHED OUT Going today to take a Work fit Test. I guess this is so the Company I work for to be able to fire me. I have been to…
By WASHED OUT Latest Activity November 30 at 9:48 pm Replies 3
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