Arthritis Discussions

redorangedog Cognitive Behavior Therapy Mayo Clinic News Letter In contrast to many forms of psychotherapy, CBT is a solution-focused approach to treatment, oriented toward solving problems and learning…
By redorangedog Latest Activity August 9, 2016 at 11:27 am Replies 1
Licitlady go to change.org and sign we are almost there. Please go to change.org and click on search and put in pain medication. Write your comment and send in. We…
By Licitlady Latest Activity August 7, 2016 at 10:32 am Replies 11 Likes 2
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 September 23, 2016 at 1:32 am Replies 18
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 October 31, 2016 at 9:11 am Replies 13 Likes 1
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, 2016 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 August 12, 2017 at 3:54 pm Replies 22 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, 2016 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, 2016 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 September 14, 2017 at 11:21 am Replies 9 Likes 1
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 December 4, 2016 at 2:17 pm Replies 6
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 October 30, 2016 at 8:28 pm Replies 11 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, 2016 at 11:10 am
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 December 11, 2016 at 11:52 pm Replies 32 Likes 2
abbeysue 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 abbeysue Latest Activity December 3, 2016 at 8:48 am Replies 8 Likes 2
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, 2016 at 10:25 pm Replies 3 Likes 1
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