Arthritis Discussions

rosserickson59 Chronic OA Hi everyone, Knee replacement, shoulder rebuilds (both), both wrists operated on and now getting trigger finger/thumb. The low back and high…
By rosserickson59 Latest Activity February 27 at 11:20 am
redorangedog Wrist Fractures Mayo Clinic HealthLetter 01/2015 A wrist fracture is a widely variable injury with a very individualized approach to treatment that takes into account factors…
By redorangedog Latest Activity February 27 at 3:29 am Replies 1
healthinfoseeking Could you help me fill out a survey of online health information source selection? Dear DiabeticConnet friends, I am a graduate student and our research team is conducting an online survey about online health information…
By healthinfoseeking Latest Activity February 24 at 4:06 pm Replies 2
Shirlwain Arthritis & Fibromyalgia Hi everyone, sorry not been on for a while. Tonight I was diagnosed with Fibromyalgia. Does anyone on here have…
By Shirlwain Latest Activity February 27 at 3:28 am Replies 7 Likes 1
redorangedog Lifting safely: MayoClinic HealthLetter 12/2014 There are many potential causes and contributors to lower back pain or injury. Aging contributes to degeneration of tissues of…
By redorangedog Latest Activity February 24 at 2:03 am Likes 1
redorangedog Total Knee Arthroplasty Protocol: Brigham and Women's Hospital Pain Management Adequate pain control after TKA is important in expediting progress with mobility and range of motion after surgery.
By redorangedog Latest Activity February 23 at 5:49 pm
redorangedog Exercise and Stretching Can Help Relieve Arthritis Pain Exercise has its benefits, start with some guidance and understanding of the signals your body will send if you are…
By redorangedog Latest Activity February 19 at 3:14 am Likes 2
redorangedog Altruism: Key to Happiness Doing good is good for you all year long, not just during the holidays. Altruism (selfless concern for the welfare…
By redorangedog Latest Activity February 19 at 3:33 am Replies 3
Lana Things People Do Not Understand About Arthritis First hand experience teaches us a lot and without it, we lack full understanding. For example, people do not understand…
By LanaPA Latest Activity Yesterday at 8:43 pm Replies 5 Likes 2
redorangedog Arthritis and Depression What is depression? It is a medical condition that involves changes in brain chemistry and interfers with a person's daily…
By redorangedog Latest Activity February 12 at 5:26 pm Likes 1
Dr Gary Everybody‚Äôs a little (or a lot) anxious. What do you do about yours? Living with a chronic condition gives you all kinds of reasons to feel anxious. Do I need to go through…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity February 18 at 1:50 pm Replies 3 Likes 2
redorangedog RA: The Basics When you have R.A. your immune system which normally fights healthy invaders, goes haywire and starts attacking your joints. During…
By redorangedog Latest Activity February 7 at 1:17 pm Likes 1
redorangedog Fibromyalgia Fibromyalgia is a chronic condition that causes pain all over the body, and it is among the most common and…
By redorangedog Latest Activity February 24 at 5:51 pm Replies 7 Likes 2
redorangedog Gout Gout, produces crystals in the joints and could cause septic arthritis. A poor diet high in purines can contribute to…
By redorangedog Latest Activity February 1 at 1:34 pm
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 February 1 at 1:37 pm Replies 3 Likes 1
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