Arthritis Discussions

Sunshinelady07 Post surgery arthritis in foot I had foot surgery 5 months ago. My foot got stomped on & pinned on dance floor. No broken bones…
By Sunshinelady07 Latest Activity June 27 at 7:38 pm Replies 1
Dr Gary Ever get sick of being told to look on the bright side? I’ll follow up this question with another one: Ever just let yourself feel crummy (angry, sad, frustrated…)? I am all…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity 7:39 am Replies 5 Likes 1
Anonymous Ankle fusion Hi sorry not been on for a while, had a few issues and family gatherings etc. Anyway I'm back now…
By Anonymous Latest Activity June 18 at 11:10 am
Abbey Sue Share Your Personal Stories! Hello Friends! Consumer Reports is looking for people to share their personal experiences with tests and treatments they've received. You…
By Abbey SueCA Latest Activity June 27 at 7:38 pm Replies 7 Likes 1
Dr Gary Staying informed. Are you active or just humming along at this point. When recently diagnosed, one piece of advice you were most likely given, by your physician or your loved ones, was…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity June 4 at 9:58 pm Replies 3 Likes 1
Dr Gary Getting through the first year… what’s it like? Being diagnosed with a chronic condition brings up a lot of questions. Some of them include: What’s my life going…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity April 30 at 10:25 pm Replies 3
Lana Acceptance - How do you feel about it? Chronic illness – Rheumatoid arthritis and fibromyalgia – has been a part of my life for nearly eight years now.
By LanaPA Latest Activity April 28 at 2:46 pm Replies 9 Likes 1
Kaprik Knee pain Recently, I have been diagnosed with arthritis on my knee. First was the left heel pain, then the pain moved…
By Kaprik Latest Activity May 29 at 1:23 pm Replies 5
Ancote Rheumatoid arthritis onset linked to Prevotella copri gut bacteria Rheumatoid arthritis onset linked to Prevotella copri gut bacteria. Your gut is where most bacteria can be found, and your…
By Ancote Latest Activity May 29 at 1:23 pm Replies 4 Likes 1
Lana Hurt Feelings on Health Social Networks Health support social networks can be a great resource for chronically ill people but they can also be a place…
By LanaPA Latest Activity April 7 at 2:48 pm Replies 1 Likes 2
Dr Gary Is your boss aware of your chronic condition? And does it matter? My clients sometimes talk about their relationships at work, especially with their bosses. I have been told stories from clients…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity May 29 at 1:24 pm Replies 1 Likes 1
dancing G rheumatoid arthritis I was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis a few years ago. My rheumatoid factor was slightly elevated, 24. Sedimentation rate normal…
By dancing G Latest Activity April 14 at 5:32 pm Replies 2 Likes 1
redorangedog Rheumatoid Factor www.webmd.com/RF Rheumatoid Factor (RF) A rheumatoid factor (RF) blood test measures the amount of the RF antibody present in the blood.
By redorangedog Latest Activity April 3 at 5:58 pm
redorangedog What happens when we are afraid by "Health.com" Fear factor As bad as being peeved feels, it’s actually a protective response to what usually starts out as fear…
By redorangedog Latest Activity April 1 at 11:29 am
redorangedog Ankylosing spondylitis From the Ankylosing Spondylitis Assocation of America Ankylosing SpondylitisLearn About Spondyloarthritis / Ankylosing Spondylitis breadcrumb shadow Overview For The Newly Diagnosed Educational Materials - Books, Brochures &…
By redorangedog Latest Activity March 29 at 9:37 am Replies 1
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