fibromyalgia Tag

As Ralph Vasquez laid in pain and confined to his hospital bed, he feared that his days were numbered. His health was rapidly deteriorating from the pain of three serious autoimmune diseases that plagued him -- rheumatoid arthritis (RA), ankylosing spondylitis (AS), and fibromyalgia. However,...

Arthritis affects an estimated 52 million Americans including 300,000 children. That's right kids get arthritis. It's called juvenile arthritis and it can rob them of their childhood. Juvenile arthritis can cause extreme pain, swollen joints, fatigue and, in extreme cases, can lead to complications resulting...

For Elizabeth Wald, jewelry isn’t just an accessory or adornment for beautification purposes. For her, jewelry has become a lifestyle. After leaving a career as a personal trainer, Elizabeth successfully launched an independent jewelery line in response to a rheumatoid arthritis and fibromyalgia diagnosis a few years back.  Today, her mission is to decorate others with her designs while also spreading arthritis awareness.