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Articles about ankylosing spondylitis


Axial Spondyloarthritis

Last updated: 08/06/2020

Axial Spondyloarthritis October 11, 2019 Axial Spondyloarthritis -NASS talk Glynis gave a presentation on osteopathic treatment of Axial Spondyloarthritis (Axial SpA ,AxSpA)...

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Widespread Pain and Tenderness

Last updated: 07/27/2020

Pain and Tenderness SHARE Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is a type of chronic inflammatory arthritis that causes joint inflammation. Primarily, joints in the spine are affected in...

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Workplace Injuries: Is It Really That Big A Deal?

Last updated: 07/11/2020

“Is it really that big a deal?” “Should I even worry about it?” “It was just a little bump, I’ve had much worse.” These are all things that I have asked and said to myself...

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How to Help Your Immunocompromised Friends

Last updated: 07/11/2020

“I’m preparing myself to die.” Charis Hill, a disability rights activist who is living with Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS) shared as I asked them about what life is like for them...

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Ankylosing Spondylitis Flare Symptoms

Last updated: 07/10/2020

I’ve been part of the AnkylosingSpondylitis.net community now for a few months. Something that’s stuck out to me from reading comments is how different flare-ups feel for each...

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New Ankylosing Spondylitis, Axial Spondyloarthritis Guidelines Released

Last updated: 07/09/2020

New guidelines have been released by a conglomerate of rheumatology and spondylitis organizations for the treatment of ankylosing spondylitis and axial spondyloarthritis The...

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Do current therapies slow radiographic progression in axial spondyloarthritis/ ankylosing spondylitis?

Last updated: 07/09/2020

Physical functioning is a key outcome in chronic diseases such as axial spondyloarthritis/ ankylosing spondylitis, and should be closely monitored. There is modest evidence to...

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What Are The Symptoms of AS?

Last updated: 07/09/2020

Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is a type of spondyloarthritis and causes chronic inflammation in the joints which can lead to joint damage or fusion. It mainly affects the joints...

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The Myths and Misconceptions About Ankylosing Spondylitis

Last updated: 07/07/2020

Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is not a well-known condition, and when someone is first diagnosed with the disease, they may not understand much about it. Learning about the...

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How They Did It: 5 People With Ankylosing Spondylitis Who Realized Their Dreams

Last updated: 07/01/2020

Take a moment to picture your heart’s desire. Is it to run a 5K? Raise a family? Write a novel? If living with ankylosing spondylitis makes you think achieving these goals is...

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5 Things I’m Tired of Hearing About Ankylosing Spondylitis

Last updated: 06/30/2020

There was once a time when I didn’t know what ankylosing spondylitis (AS) was. Then there was the time I thought I knew what it was. And then there is now: the time when I know...

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Watching out for Enthesitis

Last updated: 06/30/2020

Enthesitis is a condition where the entheses - sites where tendons and ligaments insert and attach onto the bone surface become painful and inflamed. This inflammation is...

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