Tag: arthritis

Anxiety Associated with Arthritis

A new study recommends that older adults suffering from arthritis be screened for anxiety. The journal Arthritis Care & Research reports that anxiety in arthritis patients ‰ÛÓ including those with osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis ‰ÛÓ often is under-treated and undiagnosed. In analyzing 1,793 individual records from The Centers for Disease...

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Get Moving to Control Arthritis Pain

One of my keynote topics in our Meaning of Life program talks about how seniors I have met lead a quality life by staying active and moving. Too often people mistakenly believe that the aches and pains associated with osteoarthritis are an inevitable part of aging that they must live...

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