After pushing herself physically, and paying for it with psoriatic arthritis pain, the author vows to go easy on herself in the new year.
Health journalist Mary Otto explores why dental care is not fully covered under health insurance (blame: history), how you can overcome fear of dentistry, and other topics.
If you live with chronic pain, you know that stigma and disbelief can impact you. But speaking about it openly can help.
Cold weather, rolling cookie dough, and wrapping gifts could all add to extra hand pain this holiday season. Planning for pain and using heat and cold to control it can help.
Why you should find out your family’s health history while you can — before it’s too late.
Maintaining a social life with chronic illness isn’t easy — unless you succumb to hosting potlucks.
There are a lot of theories about whether chronic illness is hereditary, but in this case, it is.
Our male RA HealthCentral writer takes a yoga class — and likes it! How it helped his RA.
Myofascial dysfunction can be a primary source of chronic pain, and it can perpetuate pain in other diseases that involve chronic pain. But there are treatments.
Research shows that some pain may be hereditary. Speaking to family members about your family health history can help you better understand your chronic pain, as we all as how to manage it.