Tag Archives: Arthritis

Snugfleece – Mmmmmmmm

I’ve blogged many times about the difficulty I have sleeping due to pain in my back and ribs from PsA, and how the pain gets worse the closer I get to the time for my Remicade infusion. I find my … Continue reading

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Have PsA? Watch Your Blood Pressure

I read an article this week of a study showing that Metabolic Syndrome is more prevalent in people with psoriatic arthritis rather than rheumatoid arthritis.  Unfortunately there are several different definitions for Metabolic Syndrome, however they are quite similar.  The … Continue reading

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How’s Your Pain?

I’ve been sleeping really well the last week or so.  Actually I’ve been a little worried about blogging about it, thinking that by doing so then perhaps I’ll break the “winning streak”.  However I quickly realized that thoughts like that … Continue reading

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Don’t Be Afraid To Change Doctor

I’ve worked in the health care industry for over almost 25 years.  In that time I have had confirmation time and time again that doctors will take different approaches to treatment of the same condition.  I’m sure you’ve heard the … Continue reading

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Curing Arthritis with Stem Cell Therapy

I read an interesting article today on work being done to try and use stem cells to cure arthritis.  The particular research being done is focusing on osteoarthritis, however osteoarthritis has a lot of similarities with psoriatic arthritis (and rheumatoid … Continue reading

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Sleeping with Arthritis

If you’ve glanced over to the right you would have seen that it is just over 2 weeks until my next dose of Remicade.  Currently my dosing regime is every 12 weeks, which according to my doctor is the highest … Continue reading

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Can Aliens Cure Arthritis? Is Kim Kardashian an Alien?

A question which I must admit I hadn’t spent much time (ok, any time) thinking about is whether Aliens could cure arthritis.  Today however it did cross my mind as I read this article about a woman in Pennsylvania who … Continue reading

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Famous people with psoriasis / psoriatic arthritis

So yesterday I finally got around to putting up a page of notable people with psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis.  I found that there is a lot of information on the web, and it seems like different people have started a … Continue reading

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Enbrel. Make it generic baby!

I recalled that Enbrel, being one of the first biologics developed, must be coming up to the end of its’ patent soon.  Those of you who have read about me will know that the first biologic I went on was … Continue reading

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UV Therapy vs Sunburn

As many psoriasis warriors will know, UV treatment can be a really effective treatment for psoriasis.  There is something really attractive too about being directed by your dermatologist to “get a tan”.  In this day and age where skin cancer … Continue reading

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