Ankylosing Spondylitis Discussions

Dr Gary Time to let go of that grudge? It might be good for your health! Last week, a client talked to me about how a friend had done something to hurt him. As he talked…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity March 29, 2013 at 5:00 pm Replies 2 Likes 1
Dr Gary You just don’t get it, do you? When living with AS feels like a lonely… “He/she just doesn’t get what I’m dealing with.” I hear this a lot from my clients, and members often express the…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity March 9, 2013 at 7:45 pm
525mel A.S. and my Teenager My Son was diagnosed last september with Ankylosing spondylitis in extreme form. We've been through all the minor drug variations…
By 525mel Latest Activity March 2, 2013 at 5:46 pm
Dr Gary Disappointment. Regret. Normal. But how do you cope? “I never thought this would happen to me.” “I didn’t think life would turn out this way.” “If only…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity March 2, 2013 at 8:13 pm
Dr Gary Parents: How do you talk to your kids about AS? “Mommy doesn’t feel good.” Having a parent who is living with a chronic condition can have a big impact on…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity February 28, 2013 at 4:40 pm Replies 1
[deleted] Ankylosing Spondylitis...mood swings?? I have lost my motivation and my moods fluctuate so much. One day I have all the energy in the…
By [deleted] Latest Activity June 11, 2013 at 4:36 pm Replies 3
AnnieGirl89 ♥Taming AS♥ One of my beautiful and wonderful friends has AS: Ankylosing Spondlitis. Her and I became friends again recently but she’s…
By AnnieGirl89 Latest Activity March 28, 2013 at 1:59 pm Replies 2
lmkj25 Humira Well, just started Humira last night. Had my husband give me my first injection with the autopen. Hurt like the…
By lmkj25 Latest Activity October 14, 2013 at 2:03 pm Replies 6
Dr Gary Planning for the future? How about starting with positive intentions? When you have one of those moments when you take a long look at yourself and where you are in…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity January 20, 2013 at 4:34 pm
spectrumandy Help with AS research project Hello all! My name is Andy Davis, I'm working with Netherlands-based Spectrum Translations to find participants in and around the London…
By spectrumandy Latest Activity January 5, 2013 at 8:28 am
[deleted] I just got diagnosed after 5 yrs . In the past 5 years I have had 2 cortozone shots, 3 mri's, bone scans , berium, hysterectomy, cysts burst…
By [deleted] Latest Activity January 13, 2013 at 5:11 pm Replies 3
Dr Gary The year ahead… Are you taking stock of that person in the mirror? Do you ever take a minute or two to look at yourself in the mirror? I mean really look? I’m…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity December 26, 2012 at 2:36 pm
[deleted] More Snow...Noooooooooooo!!! Does anyone know why when rain or snow or weather system comes through and I am in more pain with…
By [deleted] Latest Activity December 20, 2012 at 1:50 pm
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By J Kate Latest Activity December 12, 2012 at 9:58 am Likes 1
Dr Gary Not mad at me, are you? How do you and your partner deal with anger? Felt angry lately? Got angry lately? If you’re human, the answer is probably yes. So the better question is: What…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity October 22, 2012 at 5:10 pm