Tag Archives: rheumatoid arthritis

Jun
11
2014

Men’s Health Month: Gout Awareness

by Dr. Theodore Fields
6.11 blog

For Men’s Health Month, gout is an important topic for men to think about. Gout is the most common form of inflammatory arthritis, with over 8.3 million Americans suffering from … More…

Nov
13
2013
11.13 Blog

Did you know that November is Family Caregivers Month? There are 42 million family caregivers in the U.S which provide 80% of long term care to chronically ill and disabled … More…

May
16
2013
Arthritis Word Cloud 610x320

May is National Arthritis Awareness Month. Osteoarthritis occurs when cartilage is worn down over time, usually from a lifetime of use or as the result of an injury to the … More…

Jan
8
2013
Folic Acid - Cooking Couple

The words “folate” and “folic acid” are often used interchangeably, but there are important differences between them. Folate is the naturally-occurring form of the vitamin found in green leafy vegetables, … More…

Nov
28
2012
Senior Lady Holding Hands with Young Caretaker

Q1. My mother is 87 and has arthritis in her knees and hips. It’s difficult for her to get around without the use of a walker or wheelchair, but she … More…