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The diagnosis of cancer as told by Carenity members
Jan 25, 2019
Our members affected by cancer have told the story of their diagnosis! Symptoms, emotions, examinations, relationships with their doctors, treatments... read their story of diagnosis. Carenity survey of 143 cancer patients in the...
60% of chronic patients feel alone: 5 solutions to help patients and their families
Jan 23, 2019
70% of patients have already lied to their doctor!
Jan 17, 2019
A survey of 4,510 people in the United States reveals an alarming finding: 70% of patients have already withheld information from their doctors. The relationship between a patient and their health professional, whether a treating physician,...
7 tips for sleeping with rheumatoid arthritis
Jan 16, 2019
People with rheumatoid arthritis may find that pain or discomfort prevents them from falling asleep. Not sleeping well can have an impact on the severity of a person's symptoms, as well as their general well-being. But there are some things that...
Rheumatoid Arthritis: Risks and Benefits of Chemotherapy Treatments
Jan 14, 2019
Chemotherapy is most often associated with cancer treatment, but it is also used to treat rheumatoid arthritis. Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disorder in which your own body mounts an immune attack on your joints. According...
Photograph Testimonial: continuing to work with rheumatoid arthritis
Jan 3, 2019
9 Arthritis Pain Relief Tips for Winter Weather
Dec 11, 2018
Many individuals with arthritis suffer from aching joints, but often the aching joints worsen during the winter. Despite whether the joint pain - weather connection theory has a basis in science, you can still use these arthritis...
How To Explain Your Chronic Condition To Loved Ones
Dec 11, 2018
Amy Stenehjem, a doctor with a chronic disease, recently published an article in the Huffington Post. Unable to leave her home for five years, she wants to raise awareness to as many people as possible of the daily difficulties she and others...
Diabetes: Discrimination, Professional Life, Plan Ahead... What do patients say?
Nov 9, 2018
What are the issues concerning Diabetes that should be addressed by governments and organizations? What do you want those without diabetes to understand? What should be changed in the United States? For World Diabetes...