Make the Most of Osteoarthritis Doctor Appointments
Ali Esfahani
Ali Esfahani
April 23, 2019
Management of chronic pain can be frustrating and difficult for both doctor and patient. Here's how to optimize your time with an osteoarthritis doctor.

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Osteoarthritis Complications to Be Aware Of

Osteoarthritis complications may appear over time. Common complications include bone spurs, side effects of long-term medication use, and more.
by Susan Cassidy on October 29, 2018
Osteoarthritis Symptoms

Your Guide to Osteoarthritis Symptoms and How to Manage Them

"I still struggle with osteoarthritis symptoms on a daily basis but with each passing year, I have learned to cope with the disease better," Ali writes.
by Ali Esfahani on February 14, 2017
Osteoarthritis Triggers

Avoid These Osteoarthritis Triggers to Stay Flare Free

OA flare-ups are painful and take their toll on sufferers. Know your osteoarthritis triggers so you can go through life as flare-free as possible!
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How to Soothe Your OA Anxiety

Many chronic illness sufferers experience anxiety. It could be a pre-existing condition, but in many cases it is due to their pain and stress.
by NewLifeOutlook Team on April 26, 2016
Pain and Emotional Sensitivity

Emotional Sensitivity

There may be the feeling of guilt, lack of self-worth, and exaggerated emotional sensitivity, depending on the severity of the OA pain.
by Ali Esfahani on April 29, 2015
Erosive Osteoarthritis

Erosive Osteoarthritis

There is inflammation in erosive osteoarthritis, therefore it is easily confused with rheumatoid or psoriatic arthritis.
by Brenda Vanta on February 10, 2015
Osteoarthritis Back Pain

Osteoarthritis Back Pain

Osteoarthritis back pain can be debilitating and depressing, but there is hope. Learn about managing back pain here.
by Amy Manley on October 8, 2014