Inform, Engage, Empower

Make the most of your time with your rheumatologist by understanding the content and flow of a typical appointment. By [...]

Precision Trial Suggests Celecoxib Safe for Arthritis

DAVID BORENSTEIN, MD  EXECUTIVE EDITOR  THESPINECOMMUNITY.COM The results of the PRECISION trial (Prospective Randomized Evaluation of Celecoxib Integrated Safety versus [...]

Heal Your Back-A Complete Guide

Lower Your Risk For Back Pain With Prevention The concept of prevention does not have a great track record, and [...]

EULAR 2016 Recommendations on Management of Early Arthritis

The European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR) have published an update to their 2007 recommendations for the management of early arthritis. [...]

Know Your Rights

There are things you can do if your health plan won’t pay for your medical treatment or delays your care. [...]

How To Enjoy The Holidays Despite Chronic Pain

By Tom Macek, M.D. The holidays are a time when everyone is encouraged to be of good cheer. But this [...]

Opioids: Ineffective Therapy for Chronic Low Back Pain

By David Borenstein MD, Executive Editor, theSpineCommunity.com Prescription opioid or narcotic use is associated with an increasing number of deaths with [...]

Study Validates Relative Safety of Celebrex for Arthritis Sufferers at Risk of Heart Disease

The results of a just released new study provide some reassurance to arthritis sufferers who want pain relief but have [...]

Annual Order: Talk to Your Doc

The focus of your gynecologic exam will evolve as you age. Talking openly with your OB/GYN during your annual visit [...]

Write Away the Pain

Finding an expressive path can help you come to terms with chronic illness and forge an identity in the face [...]

Stem Cell Therapy: A Panacea for All Spine Problems?

By David Borenstein MD, Executive Editor, theSpineCommunity.com Stem cells are immature cells that have the potential to change into specific organ [...]

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