In: clinical research

What is Polymyalgia Rheumatica?
January 16, 2019

Muscle pain and stiffness, party of one. Name? Polymyalgia Rheumatica. Polymyalgia Rheumatica, often times referred to as PMR, is an inflammatory…

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Myth and Truth: What you need to know about gout
November 7, 2018

When you think of gout, what image comes to mind? A paunchy nobleman, indulging in too much wine and rich food?…

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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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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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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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Spring Cleaning with Rheumatoid Arthritis: Spare Your Joints
April 16, 2018

While no one really looks forward to cleaning, something about ‘spring cleaning’ seems to give us all a sense of refreshment….

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Managing Osteoarthritis: Step 1, Stay Positive!
April 3, 2018

Osteoarthritis, or OA, is the most common chronic condition of the joints. Known as the “wear and tear” arthritis, it occurs…

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