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A person with ankylosing spondylitis (AS) will likely have stiffness and pain at the base of the spine and lower back.
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Credit: Thinkstock “You have cancer.” The doctor has just delivered the bad news. Sure, there were probably also some encouraging words to soften the blow: “I’m sorry,” “We do have lots of effective treatments these days,” etc. Nonetheless the stark ...