The HealthCentral writers you know and love share their knowledge of advocating, including on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., and at home.
Candace H. Lerman lives with a rare disease. She's also a driven patient advocate on Capitol Hill. Learn how she does it.
For people with chronic pain, physical therapy is safer alternative to opioids — and it can be just effective. Find out why in this Q&A.
She was already fighting fibromyalgia — then came the Boston Marathon bombing. Read Lynn Julian Crisci's inspiring story of survival and perseverance.
Read the story of Randy Headrick and how a motorcross accident kickstarted his journey with rheumatoid arthritis.
Health journalist Mary Otto explores why dental care is not fully covered under health insurance and other issues about the importance of oral health.
Diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis at 31, standup comic and American Ninja Warrior host Matt Iseman finds strength in comedy and community.
Blogger and mother talks about living with RA, how her children adjust to her chronic illness, and how she helps them cope with their own.
Jamie Robinson is educating people on the health benefits of non-psychoactive CBD oil and how it can help veterans with PTSD and pain management.
Charis Hill didn’t think women were at risk for ankylosing spondylitis. Then she got her diagnosis.