Ankylosing Spondylitis Discussions

connie1st A.S. I have almost n o information on AS. no one has ever filled me in on it. would someone be…
By connie1st Latest Activity March 31, 2016 at 6:04 pm Replies 1 Likes 1
annayo531 new here Hi everyone! My name is Anna and I have been diagnosed with Ankylosing Spondylitis since 2008. It has been a…
By annayo531 Latest Activity August 25, 2017 at 1:44 pm Replies 190 Likes 3
SaraSid Good afternoon everyone! I'm new to AS Connect, and wanted to say hi and introduce myself! I'm 37, and live in South Florida…
By SaraSid Latest Activity July 9, 2014 at 10:54 pm Replies 1 Likes 1
gigithompson I.B.S. With AS affecting the low spine, who else has the I.B.S.? It only happens when my inflammation is having its…
By gigithompson Latest Activity March 16, 2016 at 2:18 pm Replies 2 Likes 1
gigithompson I have AS I am an AS statistic. I am trying to accept in what is happening to me. I never dreamed this…
By gigithompson Latest Activity May 22, 2014 at 8:29 am Replies 1 Likes 1
Lp623 New to you Hi guys, My name is Leah. I'm new to the community. I'm here to try to connect with other people who…
By Lp623 Latest Activity June 17, 2014 at 6:17 pm Replies 255 Likes 1
Lp623 Sleeping Solutions Does anyone have any tips/ tricks for sleeping better? I just want one night where I sleep solid...just one. Wahhhhh.
By Lp623 Latest Activity May 22, 2014 at 8:32 am Replies 1
Dr Gary A(nother) bad day? How do you cope? You felt it as soon as you woke up in the morning: A bad day ahead. Or, another bad day.
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity November 10, 2013 at 7:40 pm Likes 1
Dr Gary Another diagnosis? How do you cope? “I just got hit with a new diagnosis. Now what do I do?” A new diagnosis means change. New symptoms…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity September 22, 2013 at 8:02 pm
Dr Gary Doctor got an attitude? A little too much tough love? What do you do? I recently had an experience with a doctor who was incredibly rude and confrontational. This was only my first consultation…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity September 6, 2013 at 9:54 pm
Dr Gary AS got you down? How do you bring more meaning into your life? Living with a chronic condition often causes us to ask a lot of questions that we haven’t really thought about…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity November 7, 2013 at 11:03 pm Replies 2
Dr Gary Keeping the stress down at home: How does everybody keep their cool at your house? Clients often talk to me about something their partner does, or they do, that can ruin the day. It can…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity July 9, 2013 at 8:56 pm
biglen New Guy In Town Hi to all that share this 'wonderful' chronic illness. I was diagnosed with this in June of 2012. I have…
By biglen Latest Activity November 9, 2013 at 2:16 pm Replies 19 Likes 2
Dr Gary Quick Tip Share-a-thon: Managing your healthcare costs Healthcare decisions can be complicated, especially when you see the price tag. Deductibles and copays. What’s covered and what’s not…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity May 27, 2013 at 12:00 pm Likes 1
Dr Gary Finances, stress, and your chronic condition. How’s it going? “I don’t know how I am going to afford this.” I’m always worried about money.” “I’m scared about the future.
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity May 17, 2013 at 11:59 am