Wednesday, July 29, 2015

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Christina Lasich, MD

Christina Lasich, MD, Health Pro

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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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Lene  Andersen

Lene Andersen, Health Guide

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Writer, Advocate, Photographer

How Do You Know Which Health Professional You Need?

We often talk of the importance of people with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) having a medical team composed of many different health professionals. These teams are built over time, growing one by one as you need what a particular profession offers. But how do you know who you need so you can ask for a referral?

 

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posted 07/24/2015, comments (0)|
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Understanding the Lives of People with Rheumatoid Arthritis

 

 Dear Family and Friends,

 

People want to be understood.  Those of us who live with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) have the same... Read moreChevron

Celeste Cooper, RN

Celeste Cooper, RN, Health Pro

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Author, educator, patient and advocate

Fibromyalgia Centralization and Peripheral Myofascial Pain

Fibromyalgia and centralization of pain, what does this mean? I wanted to know specifics and I got answers from Dr. Karl Hurst-Wicker, pain specialist. 

 

 

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

Christina Lasich, MD, Health Pro

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A specialist in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

What NOT to Do if you have Arthritis Pain

Not sure what to do or what not to do now that arthritis pain is slowing you down? Doing the wrong things can make matters worse, while doing the right things can help relieve the pain. But what is right and what is wrong? This list is everything you should NOT do if you have osteoarthritis pain. These tips could save you from experiencing... Read moreChevron

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