Ankylosing Spondylitis is an autoimmune form of arthritis, which primarily attacks the spine and large joints. It can also attack organs such as eyes, lungs and heart. This is not your grandmother's form of wear & tear, growing ...
Jennifer Dye Visscher will be hosting a 24 hour fundraiser in The Big Apple. They will be painting apples & sharing stories of living with spondylitis. Join them in celebration of those who take a bite out of life and pursue dreams & passions regardless of chronic illness. Friends and family are more than welcome! Original art, prints, and an art poster will be on sale for the fundraiser.
Research confirms that red, green, pink and golden apples are nutritional powerhouses and potent disease-fighters. Even more compelling, if not ironic, the once-forbidden fruit (think the Garden of Eden and Snow White) is loaded with fiber, flavonoids and important antioxidants -- all of which bestow good health and age-defying effects.
Chicago TribuneToo few with arthritis are exercising, study findsChicago TribuneAbout 46 million Americans have arthritis, which becomes more common as people age, according to the Arthritis Foundation.
Adequate Amount of vitamin D Critical for Good HealthGant Daily“Higher vitamin D intake also has been associated with a reduced risk of cardiovascular disease, a lower risk of type 1 diabetes and lower risk of autoimmune diseases, such as...
Disabled cyclist takes matters into his own handsUSA TODAYBy the time a specialist diagnosed an incurable form of arthritis called ankylosing spondylitis, also known as AS, much of the damage had been done.
Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) researchers – along with collaborators from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Alnylam Pharmaceuticals – have found a way to block, in an animal model, the damaging inflammation that contributes to...
31-year-old tennis phenomenon and one-half of the Williams’ sister duo, Venus Williams, announced on Wednesday that she was diagnosed with Sjogren’s syndrome, a type of autoimmune disease that attacks the body’s own cells.
Swimming across the Mediterranean Sea ...dagblog (blog)by MrSmith1 8/29/2011 - 7:58 am I have written before about Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS), the chronic, degenerative inflammatory arthritic disease which I was diagnosed as having back in 1985.
We all know what we eat affects how we feel. For those living with chronic illnesses, such as the autoimmune disorder rheumatoid arthritis, can eating ginger reduce the side effects and flare symptoms associated with RA?
The Lupus Foundation of America (LFA) congratulates Trine Jorgensen, Ph.D., Assistant Staff, Department of Immunology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation and I-Cheng Ho, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Physician, Brigham and Women's Hospital, for being selected to...
To support themselves between gigs, actors are auditioning at hospitals and medical schools to portray sick people—standardized patients in medical school terms—who help aspiring doctors learn their craft.
Some months ago, a phone conversation with my BlogHer colleague Rita Arens turned toward my experience of having ankylosing spondylitis, an arthritic condition that froze my spine over the course of 30 years, first into a ramrod pole and now into a shepherd's crook. With her encouragement, I jabbered on about how, along the way, I've loved and lost, borne and raised two children, managed a career and had bi-lateral hip replacements - two surgeries - a week apart, followed by single doses of radiation. Then Rita suggested that my story would be a good addition to the "Own Your Beauty" series.
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