Really Honest Answers About Ankylosing SpondylitisEpisode 3

How Long Did It Take to Be Diagnosed With Ankylosing Spondylitis?

This complex condition isn't always straightforward to diagnose, resulting in many years of uncertainty for patients.

It took Charis Hill 13 years before a doctor correctly diagnosed them with ankylosing spondylitis. Not knowing the root of their pain or understanding the cause of their symptoms was deeply frustrating.

Really Honest Answers About Ankylosing SpondylitisEpisode 1

How Do You Tell Your Friends About Ankylosing Spondylitis?

Sharing your diagnosis with friends helps validate your experience and the way you see yourself.

Really Honest Answers About Ankylosing SpondylitisEpisode 2

Do You Use Mobility Aids?

You wear glasses when you can't see, so why wouldn't you use a cane to help you walk?

Really Honest Answers About Ankylosing SpondylitisEpisode 4

What Is It Like to Live With Ankylosing Spondylitis?

Coming to grips with the pain associated with AS is the first step to successfully managing life with this condition.

Really Honest Answers About Ankylosing SpondylitisEpisode 6

Does Exercise Help With Managing AS?

Working out with AS has its benefits, as long as you don't overdo it.