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Where Does It Hurt?
Back & Neck
The spine runs from the back of the neck to the lower back and can be painful and stiff from problems such as arthritis and muscle stress.
These ball-and-socket joints move in almost all directions. Shoulders are prone to arthritis injury and fracture.
Elbows can be affected by arthritis and repetitive use that can mean ongoing pain and stiffness.
These ball-and-socket joints move in almost all directions. Arthritis and osteoporosis can mean pain, stiffness or fracture.
Wrists, Hands & Fingers
Wrist, hand and finger joints are among the most important joints for performing daily activities.
The ankle is a complex joint with many moving parts, making it vulnerable to injury and arthritis.
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Arthritis Today Magazine Extras
For your convenience, here are the links to the online stories referenced throughout the July-August 2012 issue.
You read tips on how to take the pain and stress out of navigating the airport, now get more insights on the subject here.
Read more about why eating carbohydrates – including cake and ice cream – with a high-protein breakfast led to weight loss.
You read about the new sunscreen guidelines in the latest issue. Learn why they were changed and what the changes mean for you.
You read about how to fight food poising in the most recent issue of Arthritis Today. Get more summer food safety tips here.
You read how to reclaim your life, now get expert advice on how to build resilience to better copy with adversity.
Experiencing hair loss? Your meds may be the culprit. Learn more about what you can do to stop it.
Ease pain, increase flexibility and decrease stress with yoga.
Looking for more makeup multitaskers like those featured in the latest issue of Arthritis Today? Read on to find a few that will have you looking and feeling incredible.
Tofacitinib is part of an up-and-coming new class of disease-modifying drugs called JAK inhibitors.
A new study finds modest symptom improvement with a yoga and meditation program – but experts say some should still try it.
Keep exercise interesting and fun with specialty dance classes.
A new study shows these conditions are underdiagnosed – but treatment could help with pain and function.
Being obese could increase the risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis by 20 percent.
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