Without opioids, my life is sedentary. By taking my opioids away, my pain management doctor is increasing my risk of obesity, heart disease and disability. Not to mention severe, daily pain.
If you have arthritis, back pain, osteoporosis or any other musculoskeletal condition or if you care for someone that does, Musculoskeletal Australia wants to hear from you.
It can be a big adjustment to give yourself injections. These tips can make the process less scary.
If you are living with rheumatoid or other inflammatory arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus and other autoimmune diseases, please take a moment to read this important information from the Australian Rheumatology Association (ARA) regarding COVID-19.
With new face mask regulations in Victoria, more hotspots in NSW and eased restrictions elsewhere, knowing when and where to wear a face mask can be tricky.
This advice from clinical psychologist Laurie Ferguson, PhD, can help you practice being in the present in order to cultivate emotional and psychological well-being.
Held virtually, the 2020 medical meeting from the European League Against Rheumatism shared important medical breakthroughs and updates about managing rheumatic conditions.
This commonly prescribed steroid might be lifesaving for critically ill coronavirus patients.
Jealousy is one of the seven deadly sins, but it feels justified in these, ahem, unprecedented times.
Do you use opioid medication to manage your arthritis pain? If so, you need to know about the recent changes to Australian opioid access regulations.