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May 7, 2020

Tips for Staying Connected While Social Distancing from Home

A few weeks ago, the terms "social distancing" and "flattening the curve" meant nothing to most, and now we can't seem to escape those two little phrases little words. Social...

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May 1, 2020

Understanding Lupus Flares

Not everyone with lupus will have the same experience. However, just about everyone who has lupus will have flare-ups or "flares," which is when symptoms are more severe than usual....

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Apr 7, 2020

Five Ideas for Combating Fatigue When you have Sjogren’s Syndrome

Sjogren’s Syndrome is a chronic autoimmune disorder that causes inflammation in various areas of the body, but most often affects the exocrine glands that produce tears and salvia. Patients with...

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Feb 12, 2020

7 Tips for a Healthier Life 

If you have arthritis, limitations caused by chronic pain and fatigue can diminish your quality of life. So much energy is consumed just trying to minimize or circumvent pain that...

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Oct 19, 2017

What Causes Sjogrens Syndrome?

Sjogrens Syndrome is a chronic autoimmune disorder that causes inflammation in various areas of the body, but most often affects the exocrine glands that produce tears and salvia. Patients with...

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Oct 11, 2017

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

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...

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Sep 16, 2016

6 Natural Remedies for Rheumatoid Arthritis

An apple a day keeps the doctor away! This common phrase is not just an "old wives' tale" but holds true when it comes to managing your rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...

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Aug 19, 2016

Vasculitis: Symptoms, Causes, and Cures

At Carolina Arthritis, our specialists and doctors treat many different ailments, one of which is vasculitis. Vasculitis refers to an inflammation in the blood vessels. There are many types of vasculitis, and...

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Jul 2, 2016

Infusion Therapy: Five Things you Need to Know

Since 1999 Carolina Arthritis has provided infusion therapy services for patients with a variety of types of arthritis as well as osteoporosis. Infusion therapy involves the administration of medication by...

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Jun 9, 2016

Four Myths about Arthritis and Joint Pain

Over three million people in the United States suffer from rheumatoid arthritis. Although this disease is so widespread, many people don't really understand what it is, how it affects people, and what...

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