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Sep 15, 2018

Four Alternative Therapies to Help Ease Arthritis Pain

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Dealing with joint pain and stiffness from arthritis is a daily challenge. While traditional treatments work to control inflammation and disease progression, there are many alternative therapies that can help with pain. Often the idea of self-health, alternative treatments, or even just the simple act of pressing pause on our daily grind can be such […]

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Sep 10, 2018

Six Tips to Help Make Every Day Activities Easier with Arthritis

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Our bodies go through a lot every day. For most, that nagging joint pain isn’t due to a tough gym session or a heavy duty yard day. For those that suffer from arthritis, ordinary and routine activities are the surprising culprits behind these aches and pains. Thankfully, there are steps you can take to help […]

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Aug 14, 2018

Reclaim: 6 Tips for Managing Arthritis at Work

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Managing arthritis symptoms can be a job in itself. Combine the aches and pains of a chronic illness and the aches and pains of a career, and life can become a struggle. Fortunately, implementing a few simple guidelines can help get you through your day comfortably. Try these six tips for managing arthritis at work. […]

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Aug 7, 2018

Reconnect: 9 Tips for Staying Socially Active with Arthritis

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Your heart is telling you to be the life of the party, but your body is screaming no. It’s hard to be in a social mood when you’re achy, fatigued, and sore. If you suffer from arthritis, chances are you have passed up many opportunities to enjoy time with your friends and family. For social […]

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Jul 12, 2018

Reclaim: Five Tips for Battling Arthritis Burnout

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Phone calls, doctors’ appointments, prescription refills, bills, insurance paperwork – it can be overwhelming and exhausting for arthritis patients. Fighting this disease can feel like an uphill and never-ending battle, and it will take its toll on those who suffer from it. Chronically ill patients can quickly become burned out trying to manage their illness, […]

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Jul 9, 2018

Regain: Eight Energy-Boosting Tips

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Fighting fatigue is a daily struggle for people who have arthritis. Instead of suffering through or missing fun activities because arthritis has you exhausted, follow these eight energy-boosting tips. Eat superfoods. What we put into our body has a huge impact on how it operates. Unhealthy, high caffeine, or sugary foods may provide a brief […]

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Jun 14, 2018

5 Tips for Enjoying the Beach this Summer with Arthritis

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In North Carolina, there is no shortage of things to do outdoors. With many beautiful beach choices here on the east coast, there is a spot for anyone looking to find some surf. However, for those who suffer from arthritis, a beach day just isn’t that easy. Fatigue, joint pain, stiffness and depression make it […]

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Jun 7, 2018

Arthritis-Friendly Gift Ideas for Dad this Father’s Day

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Growing up your dad was invincible. He was the hero that could save the day and would do anything to make you happy. As he grows older his body doesn’t always do the things it once could, but he still wants to save the day. And while a Father’s Day gift may seem inadequate compared […]

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May 21, 2018

Reconnect: 6 Tips for the perfect BBQ

Reconnect: 6 Tips for the perfect BBQ

While hosting a summer party with arthritis can seem exhausting and overwhelming, it may be well worth the work. Studies show that spending time with your friends can ease feelings of sadness and isolation that come with handling arthritis. When managing an arthritis diagnosis, it is frustrating to not be able to do the things […]

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May 4, 2018

9 Ways to Improve Life with Lupus

10 ways to improve your life with lupus

With symptoms like fever, fatigue, headaches and joint stiffness, having lupus can make everyday life a challenge. However, it doesn’t mean you have to hold back from living your best life. Learning how to manage the daily challenges that come with lupus is the key to creating a quality life. Here are nine ways to […]

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