Tuesday, August 04, 2015

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Lene  Andersen

Lene Andersen, Health Guide

Writer, Advocate, Photographer

The Month Ahead: Pushing Your Boundaries with Rheumatoid Arthritis

Pace yourself. Work within your limits. Be careful.


These are all terms that we are used to hearing. And they’re very sensible — pushing past your boundaries when you live with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) can result in a flare. But we were wondering whether being careful also affects your sense of adventure? Does... Read moreChevron

posted 08/03/2015, comments (0)|

Easy Picnic Recipes: A Mini Vacation from Rheumatoid Arthritis


Just the thought of summer makes me smile.  There are fairs to attend, pie baking contests to judge, 4-H exhibits to see, and best of all.....there are picnics!


I have always loved to cook.  Living with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) has given me the... Read moreChevron

posted 07/30/2015, comments (0)|
Christina Lasich, MD

Christina Lasich, MD, Health Pro

Specialist in Pain Management and Spine Rehabilitation

Common Drugs That are Unexpectedly Abused

Everyone knows that morphine, oxycodone and Valium can be abused, but not everyone expects common drugs like cough medicine and allergy medicine, which are found in most medicine cabinets, can be abused too.  Every friend and family member needs to be aware of the potential dangers of seemingly harmless remedies that can hurl a loved one... Read moreChevron

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