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Lene  Andersen

Lene Andersen, Health Guide

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Writer, Advocate, Photographer

#ChronicLife Twitter Event: No Longer Silent

Trended nationally for hours
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15,491,975 Impressions. Yes, that's MILLION!

 

One of the challenges we have as people with rheumatoid arthritis and other types of chronic illnesses is the feeling of being invisible. Of not being part of a greater whole. Of... Read moreChevron

posted 05/20/2015, comments (0)|
Christina Lasich, MD

Christina Lasich, MD, Health Pro

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Specialist in Pain Management and Spine Rehabilitation

Frequently Asked Questions about Celebrex

Although Celebrex (celecoxib) is no longer marketed on television or in magazines, this selective anti-inflammatory medication is commonly prescribed and very useful for certain individuals.  Knowing the answers to these frequently asked question about Celebrex may help you decide to talk to your doctor about whether it is right for... Read moreChevron

posted 05/20/2015, comments (0)|
Celeste Cooper

Celeste Cooper, Health Pro

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Author, educator, patient and advocate

The Difference Between Fibromyalgia Tender Points and Myofascial Trigger Points

This is fibromyalgia (FM) awareness month, so it is only fitting that we clear up some confusion between tender points and trigger points. Knowing the difference can affect your diagnosis and treatment.

 

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posted 05/08/2015, comments (0)|
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Finding Joy in the Magic of Spring

The stark landscape of winter has given way to the bright colors of Spring.  The grass is once again an inviting dark green.  The migrating birds are back.  They fill the air with sweet songs and add brilliant splashes of red, yellow, blue and purple to the world.  It is Spring.  It is time to examine our lives and participate in this... Read moreChevron

Christina Lasich, MD

Christina Lasich, MD, Health Pro

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A specialist in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Frequently Asked Questions about Noisy Joints

Crack, snap and pop. Are those familiar sounds that you hear when you bend your knee, turn your head or move your arm? Noisy joints can be very distressing, especially when you are uncertain about the cause or the prognosis for these sounds. Hopefully these answers to frequently asked questions regarding noisy joints will set your mind at... Read moreChevron

posted 08/13/2014, comments (0)|

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