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Who Gets Scleroderma?

Like many autoimmune diseases, scleroderma is more common in women than in men. However, the disease can affect anyone, causing progressive symptoms and complications. Here’s what you need to know about scleroderma.

Oct 11th, 2020
The Difference Between PRP and Stem Cell Therapy

PRP and stem cell therapy can be used together or individually, depending on the nature of your injury, the cause of your pain, and your overall health care needs. Here’s what you should know about these effective regenerative therapies.

Sep 21st, 2020
5 Symptoms of Lupus

Lupus is an incredibly complex and confusing health condition because it can affect any part of your body and cause a wide range of symptoms. Learn about the five types of symptoms and the different ways they can appear.

Aug 10th, 2020
Rheumatology and COVID-19: What You Should Know

If you’ve been diagnosed with a rheumatic disease, you’re more vulnerable to developing COVID-19. Being at a higher risk means you need to stay diligent about protecting your health and preventing exposure to the coronavirus.

Jul 15th, 2020
Understanding Autoimmune Disorders

Autoimmune disorders are notorious for causing generic symptoms and being hard to diagnose, which means that you need the care of a highly experienced rheumatologist. Learn about autoimmune disorders and how they can affect your body.

Jun 15th, 2020
4 Tips for Managing Gout

Gout affects men three times more often than women, but an acute attack is painful and debilitating for everyone. With lifestyle changes and self-care, you can take steps to manage your gout and reduce the frequency of attacks.

May 29th, 2020
Top Vasculitis Warning Signs

Vasculitis is not a common health problem, yet it can affect children and adults and lead to serious complications if you don’t get early treatment. Here’s how to recognize the top vasculitis warning signs.

Mar 9th, 2020
Regenerative Medicine 101: Stem Cell Therapy and PRP Therapy

Regenerative medicine is one of today’s most exciting and innovative treatments for arthritis and a wide range of rheumatic diseases. Here’s how platelet-rich plasma (PRP) therapy and stem cell therapy accelerate healing and relieve your pain.

Feb 14th, 2020
6 Tips for Traveling With Arthritis

Planning a trip, but worried about arthritis flares? You don’t have to stay homebound. These six tips for traveling with arthritis can keep your treatment on track and your symptoms under control.

Jan 22nd, 2020
Nonsurgical Ways to Reverse Tendonitis

Do you have aches and pains brought on by tendonitis? You might be surprised to learn that there are many nonsurgical options available to reversing your tendonitis.

Dec 1st, 2019
Myths and Facts About Lupus

Lupus is not well understood, but it affects about 1.5 million Americans; at least 5 million worldwide have a form of lupus. Here, we dispel some common myths about lupus by presenting the facts about this autoimmune disease.

Nov 1st, 2019
What Makes Women More Susceptible to Osteoporosis?

When your doctor says you have osteoporosis, your initial reaction is disbelief. You already eat a healthy diet and get enough exercise, so how could this happen to you? But just being a woman increases your risk for osteoporosis. Here’s why.

Oct 4th, 2019
Scleroderma: Understanding Your Treatment Options

There’s no cure (yet) for scleroderma, but you can control symptoms and reduce pain. Learn how different scleroderma treatments can help you live a full and productive life even with this rare autoimmune disease.

Sep 1st, 2019
How to Help Prevent and Manage Osteoporosis

As one of the most common chronic diseases, osteoporosis impacts more than 53 million women and men in the United States. Find out how the very strategies that can help you prevent the disease can also help you manage it.

Apr 12th, 2019