Tag Archives: joint pain

Jul
17
2013
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Dr. Nancy Pan, Pediatric Rheumatologist at Hospital for Special Surgery, answers readers’ questions on juvenile arthritis. Q1. Is juvenile arthritis genetic? Juvenile arthritis is an autoimmune condition that can run … More…

Jul
10
2013
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Alexandra MacKenzie, Occupational Therapist and Certified Hand Therapist at the Hand Therapy Center at Hospital for Special Surgery, answers readers’ questions on summer travel tips for joint pain. Q 1. … More…

Jan
11
2013
Mobile Phone In Hands

Have your thumbs sometimes shouted for attention when you go to grab the subway pole, grocery bag, tennis racquet, cast iron pot, smart phone, or after a particularly long day? … More…

Nov
26
2012
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Traveling during the holiday season can be stressful for anyone, but traveling with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) can be especially challenging. Fortunately, a little advance planning can go a long way … More…

Jul
3
2012
Deer Tick

Now that summer’s here, I bet you’ve already had a friend tell you he or she has Lyme disease, especially if you live somewhere in the Northeast.  Because small deer … More…