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Oct 11, 2017

Live Well: How to Support your Partner after an Arthritis Diagnosis

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The best medicine after receiving an arthritis diagnosis can be a strong and healthy relationship’s support. Studies show that arthritis patients in a contented relationship had less pain and psychological disability. So how can you support your companion and keep your partnership strong? Try these tips to help improve a struggling relationship, or further strengthen […]

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Sep 21, 2017

Live Well: 7 Tips That Will Keep you Gardening

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Stress relief, sunshine, a sense of accomplishment, fresh air—these are just some of the many benefits from gardening. Unfortunately, if you suffer from arthritis, your favorite hobby can become your worst enemy. Simply carrying essential tools or moving between beds can be a challenge. Don’t let arthritis pain force you to give up your green […]

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Sep 15, 2017

Introducing Dr. Daniel DeLo

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Carolina Arthritis is extremely excited to welcome Dr. Daniel DeLo to our team. Dr. DeLo was raised in Morgantown, West Virginia and received his undergraduate and medical degrees from West Virginia University. He’s comfortable treating a wide variety of rheumatology issues, but has a special interest in autoimmune diseases such as gout, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic […]

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Aug 24, 2017

How to Treat Golfers’ Vasculitis

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It’s the end of summer and we are quickly approaching fall in Southeastern North Carolina. As the heat wave subsides and the cool of fall creeps in, the golf courses will be in full swing. We all know how important it is to stay active, which is why it can be disheartening when an illness […]

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Aug 15, 2017

Live Well: 5 Techniques to Help Manage Arthritis Pain Naturally

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When it comes to treating arthritis pain, there is “no one size fits all” treatment. While there are a number of medications available to help manage arthritis pain, often times the best treatment is a combination of methods. A plan that includes medication and natural therapies are usually the best technique for coping arthritis pain. We […]

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Jul 26, 2017

How to Prepare for a Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

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How to Prepare for a Musculoskeletal Ultrasound If you suffer from arthritis, then you know all too well that much of your precious time is spent at medical offices. The good news? If you have an upcoming musculoskeletal ultrasound appointment you’re in for one of your shortest visits. To get you in and out as […]

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Jul 14, 2017

Live Well: Tips for an Arthritis-Friendly Kitchen

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Your home should be the place where you feel the most relaxed. A peaceful retreat for you and your family at the end of a long day. For people who suffer from arthritis, that isn’t always the case. Regular chores can be difficult, and cooking and entertaining are the worst offenders. Our kitchens should make […]

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Jun 28, 2017

The Three Most Common Types of Arthritis

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  Arthritis is the catch-all term for any disease that causes painful inflammation and stiffness of the joints. There are over 100 different types of arthritis, each with their own causes, symptoms, and treatments. That said, most of the 40 million people in the United States who have arthritis end up with one of the […]

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Jun 14, 2017

Live Well: Travel Tips for Arthritis Patients

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  It’s summer, which means vacation season is in full swing! Whether you prefer international travel, cruises, beaches, or National Parks, there are many places to see and many things to do. As you plan your next adventure, one thing you don’t want to deal with is arthritis pain. If this is one of your […]

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May 24, 2017

How Does Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Happen?

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  You’re working at your computer when you begin to feel a strange sensation in your fingers, hands, and forearms. It’s a strange combination of numbness and pins and needles, a little painful but not unbearable. You shake your hands, crack your knuckles, and shut your laptop for the day, hoping that tomorrow you’ll be […]

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