Thursday, November 27, 2014

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Lene  Andersen

Lene Andersen, Health Guide

Writer, Advocate, Photographer

A Beginner’s Guide to RA: DMARDs

This is the second post in a series on rheumatoid arthritis (RA) medications: what they are, why we take them, and how to manage common side effects. The first post was about NSAIDs, which treat symptoms of inflammation and pain. Today, I’ll... Read moreChevron

posted 11/26/2014, comments (0)|
David Mendosa

David Mendosa, Health Guide

Medical Journalist Living with Diabetes and Author of Fitness and Photography for Fun,

Are You Thankful for Diabetes?

If you aren’t suffering from a complication of diabetes, you actually have every reason to be thankful that you have this dreaded disease. Even if you already have some complications, you can reverse most of them.


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Finding Peace & Happiness Every Day Of The Year

November is the month we celebrate Thanksgiving in the states.  Tables will soon be full of  turkey, mashed potatoes and gravy, dressing, ham, sweet potatoes, and homemade pies. 

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posted 11/25/2014, comments (0)|
Christina Bruni

Christina Bruni, Health Guide

Librarian and Writer

Schizophrenia Symptoms: A Review

A review of schizophrenia symptoms is in order. Different illnesses can mirror this one yet a common core of these symptoms could warrant a professional consultation.


Auditory hallucinations or visual hallucinations. Hearing voices is a frequent symptom. "Command voices" are those where the person is told to... Read moreChevron

posted 11/25/2014, comments (0)|
Christina Lasich, MD

Christina Lasich, MD, Health Pro

Specialist in Pain Management and Spine Rehabilitation

Medical Equipment to Ease Your Pain

Living with chronic pain takes a lot of energy and effort. Sometimes the pain is like an anchor around your neck and drags you down into an abyss. Medications help to a certain point. Other treatments like massage therapy, acupuncture and biofeedback can also help as well. But did you know that medical equipment can ease the burden of chronic... Read moreChevron

posted 11/23/2014, comments (0)|

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