RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS AND THE SPINE NEWS TIPS & FEATURES

One in Five Americans Have Arthritis

March 14, 2017

One in Five Americans Have Arthritis

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has analyzed 2013–2015 the National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) to provide prevalence […]

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Tags: News Tips and Features, Osteoarthritis (Disc degeneration), Rheumatoid Arthritis and the Spine


Inform, Engage, Empower

February 10, 2017

Inform, Engage, Empower

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

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Tags: Axial Spondyloarthropathy (axSpA), News Tips and Features, rheumatoid arthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis and the Spine, Spondylolysis/Spondylolisthesis


Precision Trial Suggests Celecoxib Safe for Arthritis

January 30, 2017

Precision Trial Suggests Celecoxib Safe for Arthritis

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

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Tags: Axial Spondyloarthropathy (axSpA), News Tips and Features, rheumatoid arthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis and the Spine, Spondylolysis/Spondylolisthesis


Ask the Doctor: Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment Guidelines

May 13, 2016

Ask the Doctor: Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment Guidelines

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Q&A with Kathleen Thomas, DO Board-Certified Rheumatologist Q: The American College of Rheumatology (ACR) recently released updated recommendations for the […]

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Tags: News Tips and Features, rheumatoid arthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis and the Spine


Ask The Nurse: Arthritis and Intimacy

March 4, 2016

Ask The Nurse: Arthritis and Intimacy

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Q&A with Iris Zink, MSN, RN, ANP-BC President, Rheumatology Nurses Society What are some of the ways that rheumatologic diseases […]

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Tags: News Tips and Features, Rheumatoid Arthritis and the Spine


Mindful Management: Living with Autoimmune Disease

March 4, 2016

Mindful Management: Living with Autoimmune Disease

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Five steps people living with autoimmune diseases can take to incorporate mindfulness and improve quality of life.  By Elizabeth Kirchner, […]

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Tags: News Tips and Features, Rheumatoid Arthritis and the Spine


Rheumatoid Arthritis: Finding Words to Describe an Invisible Illness

November 4, 2015

Rheumatoid Arthritis: Finding Words to Describe an Invisible Illness

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You look good but feel bad. How do you explain RA to others when you don’t look sick? By D.Z. […]

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Tags: News Tips and Features, Rheumatoid Arthritis and the Spine


Rheumatoid Arthritis in the Age of High-Tech Housekeeping

November 4, 2015

Rheumatoid Arthritis in the Age of High-Tech Housekeeping

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By D.Z. Stone The pain and mobility issues that accompany a chronic illness such as rheumatoid arthritis (RA) can make […]

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