Jane Langille

Health Writer

Jane Langille is an award-winning health and medical writer based in the Toronto area. She writes on a broad range of health topics, including arthritis, cancer, heart health, food, fitness, precision medicine, and clinical trials. Find her on Twitter: @janelangille.

Conditions Covered:Ankylosing Spondylitis, Arthritis & Joints, Healthy Aging, Fibromyalgia, Pain Management, Knee Pain, Osteoarthritis

Latest by Jane Langille

Treating Shoulder Pain with Needle Aspiration

Three-quarters of patients in a recent study found relief from calcific tendonitis of the rotater cuff with needle aspiration treatment.

How Effective Is Total Joint Replacement?

Most people who undergo a total hip or knee replacement are satisfied with the results—but some are disappointed.

Vitamin D Won't Ease Pain of Knee Osteoarthritis

Taking vitamin D supplements doesn’t decrease loss of cartilage or pain due to knee osteoarthritis.

Can Acupuncture Relieve Fibromyalgia Pain?

Acupuncture treatments may decrease the intensity of pain brought on by fibromyalgia.

Exercise Is Essential for Severe Knee Osteoarthritis

Regular exercise can reduce knee pain, stiffness, and pain-related disability from knee osteoarthritis, even if joint degeneration is severe.

Best Treatments for Ankylosing Spondylitis

Guidelines help provide direction for treatment of those with ankylosing spondylitis and related conditions.