How to Create a Flare-Up Plan With Chronic Illness

Disability blogger Alvin Tenador believes that everyone who lives with a chronic condition should have a flare-up plan.

Osteoarthritis vs. Osteoporosis: What's the difference?

Osteoporosis and osteoarthritis are different medical conditions, but similar names cause confusion. It's also possible for a person to have both.

 

Learn what it's like to have one or both of these conditions from people living with a diagnosis.

3 Bone and Joint Health Patient Stories

Beyond Pain: How I Cope with Arthritis Symptoms
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Beyond Pain: How I Cope with Arthritis Symptoms

Connecting with the World Despite Arthritis
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Connecting with the World Despite Arthritis

I Changed My Mind About Psychotherapy After My Arthritis Diagnosis
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I Changed My Mind About Psychotherapy After My Arthritis Diagnosis

About Life Effects

Living with one or more chronic conditions affects your life in so many ways. The only people who really know what you are going through are those who have faced the same challenges for years. With that in mind we have created Life Effects, an initiative shaped by patients, for patients.

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