Arthritis Discussions

Kelly244 Husband was recently diagnosed with OA My husband was recently diagnosed with OA in both hips. The problem started in his hands and after various tests…
By Kelly244 Latest Activity Yesterday at 3:58 pm Replies 1 Likes 1
nitelpn Osteoarthritis I'm new to this discussion group. I'm in Chronic pain. I have been tested for ra but was told…
By nitelpn Latest Activity 2:19 pm
redorangedog Arthritis Foundation 2016.............................."Helping Others" Use of her hands meant everything. It’s how she saved lives. It’s how she provided for her family. Susan Behen, MD…
By redorangedog Latest Activity July 26 at 1:59 pm
Dr Gary Quick Poll: Does your chronic condition affect your self-esteem? And what do you do to… “I just don’t feel very good about myself.” Clients say that a lot to me. In fact, I think low…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity July 25 at 11:25 am Replies 7 Likes 1
redorangedog Psoriatic Arthritis Psoriatic arthritis is a form of arthritis that affects some people who have psoriasis — a condition that features red…
By redorangedog Latest Activity July 23 at 11:33 am Replies 1 Likes 1
redorangedog Lupus Insight Award Lupus Foundation BOSTON, MA (June 23, 2016) – The 2016 Lupus Insight Prize was awarded today to Ann Marshak-Rothstein, PhD, University of…
By redorangedog Latest Activity July 23 at 12:04 pm
Dr Gary Finding a doctor. What’s your strategy? There are all kinds of reasons why a doctor you like working with, and depend on, might no longer be…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity July 20 at 4:03 pm Replies 4
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 July 20 at 1:52 pm Replies 3
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 July 9 at 10:17 pm Replies 10 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 9:00 am Replies 8
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