NERA Blog

Don’t Dread the Cold: Tips to enjoy the season with Osteoarthritis
October 19, 2018

As the temperatures quickly drop with the approach of fall, your sense of dread rises. Thinking about icy wind hitting your…

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October 12 is World Arthritis Day: Research for possible new treatment options is underway
October 5, 2018

Local physicians are evaluating new cutting-edge options for patients with arthritis.   BRIDGEPORT, CT – Arthritis impacts the lives of millions…

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Back to School with Rheumatoid Arthritis
September 25, 2018

Raising a family is a challenge in itself. When you throw Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) into the mix, things can get a…

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Healthy Aging Month; It’s time to take control of your health!
September 11, 2018

It’s Healthy Aging Month and there’s no better time to get started on better health practices! As we get older, we’re…

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National Yoga Awareness Month spotlights how the practice can help with OA management
August 31, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE National Yoga Awareness Month spotlights how the practice can help with OA management Yoga can be a good…

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Balancing Dad Duties and Chronic Illness; Living the Ankylosing Spondylitis Life
August 23, 2018

Ankylosing Spondylitis, or AS, is an inflammatory form of arthritis that affects the spine and large joints. It can cause inflammation…

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Top Eczema Myths Debunked
July 16, 2018

Atopic Dermatitis, more commonly known as eczema, can cause skin to become red, itchy, and inflamed. It often occurs on areas…

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Q & A: Clinical Trial Participation
July 6, 2018

People often wonder why they should consider participating in a clinical research study. Participation is not for everyone. It’s a very…

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But, you don’t look sick: Life with Sjogren’s Syndrome
June 19, 2018

Sjogren’s syndrome is an autoimmune disease characterized by symptoms such as dry mouth and dry eyes. The body’s immune system basically…

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Smoking and RA; What you need to know
June 8, 2018

Joint pain and stiffness. Tender, swollen joints. Fatigue, and even bouts of fever and weight loss. Rheumatoid Arthritis(RA) is no walk…

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