Friday, April 18, 2014

Brad's Posts

Addison's vs. Adrenal Insufficiency

Along with the various diagnosis’s you may hear at your rheumatologists office, one you may not be familiar with, but should be, is Addison's Disease or Adrenal Insufficiency. Both are very similar and both can be very dangerous. I have had experience the last few years with them and would like to share what I know of them with you. Please... Read moreChevron

Holiday Leftovers: Dealing with Depression During the Holidays

The Holidays are a time of great joy and family get-togethers. Warm toasts to each other in front of a roaring fireplace. A hearty laugh as Dad carves the turkey. Out of town family members and friends we have not seen since last year are on our doorstops once again for a joyful reunion. Cards arrive nearly daily and heartfelt phone calls can be... Read moreChevron

Art and Health ~ What Is Your Connection?

November marks the first annual Arts and Health Month, promoted as a time “for organizations and individuals worldwide to promote the integration of the arts—including literary, performing, and visual arts and design—into a wide variety of healthcare and community settings for therapeutic, educational, and expressive... Read moreChevron

RA and Lung Disease: What You Should Know

This year has been a rough one for me to say the least. I have been hospitalized four times and placed in a nursing home for recovery once. All of that happened in the first six months of the year! Finally my doctors and I saw the correlation between my infusions and the onset of pneumonia. Stopping the biologics stopped the infections!... Read moreChevron

What Legacy Will You Leave Behind?

Legacy.... According to... Read moreChevron