Tuesday, January 27, 2015

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Lene  Andersen

Lene Andersen, Health Guide

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Writer, Advocate, Photographer

Health Costs Getting You Down? Join HealthCentral Twitter Chat

Do you have questions about managing medication costs? Do you have experiences that might help others? The financial side of living with RA can be a real challenge and HealthCentral is committed to helping you through it.

 

Join us on Twitter this Thursday at 2 PM ET for a #HealthTipsChat on dealing with the financial side... Read moreChevron

posted 01/26/2015, comments (0)|
Christina Lasich, MD

Christina Lasich, MD, Health Pro

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Specialist in Pain Management and Spine Rehabilitation

Tai Chi for Osteoporosis

Falling is one of the worst things that can happen to you if you have osteoporosis. The impact of a fall can easily break weakened bones. Such injuries lead to pain, disability and possibly death. The fear of falling leads to inactivity, dependence and isolation. By reducing your risk of falling, you will be able to confidently engage in life... Read moreChevron

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RA & Happiness: Finding Joy By Caring For Others

A middle-aged man sat slumped over in a wheel chair in the doctor's waiting room.  I noticed an old wooden cane nearby.  The man had huge, rough-looking hands.  One of his lower legs was bandaged in gauze.

The man looked in my direction, and I smiled. "How are you, today?" I asked.  The stranger lowered his head... 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 the frequently asked questions regarding noisy joints will set your mind at... Read moreChevron

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