Pain Management

The best methods of management for conditions with chronic pain, such as fibromyalgia, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, back pain, chronic fatigue syndrome, TMJ disorder, and foot pain.

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Energy-Boosting Supplements to Fight Fibromyalgia Fatigue

Fatigue associated with fibromyalgia is a pervasive, all-encompassing exhaustion that can interfere with the most basic daily activities. These supplements may help.

By Karen Lee Richards

Is it Fibromyalgia or Something Else?

It’s not unusual for fibromyalgia to be misdiagnosed as another condition, since many symptoms of fibromyalgia are very similar to those of other illnesses, including chronic fatigue syndrome and lupus. Here’s what to watch for.

By Karen Lee Richards

The Great Kratom Controversy: What You Must Know Now

Is this botanical substance a dietary supplement — or is it an addictive drug?

By Stephanie Stephens

Should You Exercise If You Have Chronic Pain?

Current science says that instead of resting, we should be moving to treat our chronic pain.

By Stephanie Stephens

Using Kinesiology to Manage Chronic Pain

What if we told you that analyzing and adjusting your simple movements — such as getting out of a chair — can help to treat your chronic pain?

By Celeste Cooper, RN

Confronting RA by Getting Back on The Bike

The story of Randy Headrick and how a motorcross accident kickstarted his journey to living with RA.

By Pamela Kaufman

Getting Back into Fitness After a Foot or Ankle Injury

It’s hard to know when to start, and what exercises to start with. We have you covered.

By Carmen Roberts, M.S., R.D., L.D.N.

11 Ways to Keep Your Feet Happy and Healthy with Psoriatic Arthritis

Your feet take a beating over the course of a day. Here’s what you can do to keep yours as pain-free as possible.

By Casey Nilsson

Meet the Members of Your PsA Treatment Team

Psoriatic Arthritis can affect your feet, eyes, joints, and more over your lifetime. Get to know the many specialists who can help you manage your condition and find relief.

By Tracy Davenport, Ph.D.

10 Uncommon Complications of Psoriatic Arthritis

You know about flare-ups and pain, but there are other, less common complications of psoriatic arthritis to be aware of.

By Beth Howard