Latest by Lene Andersen, MSW

Preparing For an Emergency With Chronic Illness

Emergencies come in many forms: weather disasters, terrorist attacks, and more. Be prepared when an emergency strikes.

Coping with Chronic Illness by Meditating

Find out how meditation can help you reduce stress, pain, and depression to live better with chronic illness.

Does Your Health Care Team Have What it Takes?

The professionals involved in your care should share certain qualities to help you live a better life.

Can Herbal Medicine Help RA?

Are there herbal medicines that can be effective and safe in treating RA?

Coping with the Ups and Downs of RA

RA is hard to live with, but over time you realize that it isn’t always that way.

Are there gender differences in RA?

We take a look at the many ways in which RA defers between women and men.

Can Diet Help You Manage RA?

New survey reveals how many people with RA have food triggers for symptoms.

Sleep Helps You Live Better With RA

Exploring the factors that can interfere with sleep when you have RA and helping you overcome them

How to Interview a Doctor Before Using Them

Learn how to tell if your new doctor will be a good fit by using these interview questions and tactics.

How Chronic Illness Qualifies You to Care for Aging Parents

The secret to taking care of your aging parents could be your chronic illness.