SAA’s Helpful Hints: Community Wisdom – Keeping Active with Spondyloarthritis

SAA’s Helpful Hints: Community Wisdom – Keeping Active with Spondyloarthritis

By Spondylitis Association of America

Helpful Hints is a recurring feature aimed at sharing our community’s knowledge and experiences. Exercise has many benefits for those with spondyloarthritis, but different activities work better for different people. In this installment, we asked our online community, “What exercise works best for you?”

Drinking Alcohol May Be Associated with Progression of Spinal Structural Damage in Axial Spondyloarthritis

Drinking Alcohol May Be Associated with Progression of Spinal Structural Damage in Axial Spondyloarthritis

By Spondylitis Association of America

A recent cohort study suggests that alcohol consumption may be associated with progression of spinal structural damage in axial spondyloarthritis.

Twitter Chat: Conversations on Pain

Twitter Chat: Conversations on Pain

By Spondylitis Association of America

On September 26, 2019, SAA hosted our third Twitter chat. The chat focused on living with chronic pain, in honor of Pain Awareness Month. We had two special guests: Pain Management Specialist Robb Overbaugh, MD (@OverbaughRobb), and Dawn M. Gibson (@DawnMGibson), founder of Spoonie Chat. The chat focused on managing chronic pain, talking with health care providers about pain, treatments and lifestyle modifications, and personal advocacy.
PatientPoint and Spondylitis Association of America Team Up on Point-of-Care Education Campaign

PatientPoint and Spondylitis Association of America Team Up on Point-of-Care Education Campaign

By Spondylitis Association of America

PatientPoint® and the Spondylitis Association of America today announced a new partnership that will deliver actionable spondylitis education, treatment and support information to rheumatology practices nationwide. The collaboration leverages PatientPoint engagement solutions in the waiting room and exam room to educate patients, care partners and providers about spondylitis and share information about Spodylitis Association of America resources.

SAA’s Helpful Hints: Community Wisdom – Pain Awareness Month

SAA’s Helpful Hints: Community Wisdom – Pain Awareness Month

By Spondylitis Association of America

Helpful Hints is a recurring feature aimed at sharing our community’s knowledge and experiences. Living with spondyloarthritis can be difficult and challenging at times. In honor of Pain Awareness Month, we asked our online community, “What do people without spondyloarthritis (loved ones, friends, colleagues, physicians) often get wrong about pain from SpA and chronic pain in general?”

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