Latest Posts from Lovaine Cohen

Complementary Therapies That Have Helped With My AS

Complementary Therapies That Have Helped With My AS

I received a diagnosis of ankylosing spondylitis over 20 years ago, and I was told by my doctor there was no cure. During my journey with AS, I’ve taken ...

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Planning Ahead Makes Travel Easier With AS

Planning Ahead Makes Travel Easier With AS

Traveling with ankylosing spondylitis can be a challenge. It’s hard to know how your body is going to feel from one day to the next. ...

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Iritis and Other Eye Problems With Ankylosing Spondylitis

Iritis and Other Eye Problems With Ankylosing Spondylitis

I've had my ups and downs when it has come to managing my eyesight with AS. Fortunately, I haven't had any permanent vision loss, but I have had to ...

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My Favorite Gadgets, Apps, and Hacks for Managing Pain

My Favorite Gadgets, Apps, and Hacks for Managing Pain

Today is your lucky day, my friend. I'm channeling my inner Oprah to share some of my favorite gadgets, apps, and hacks for chronic pain management. ...

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Keeping a Flare Journal

Keeping a Flare Journal

Learning to manage chronic pain is a tricky business. You don't know from one day to the next how you’re going to feel. What may have worked ...

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Taking Care of My Mental Health

Taking Care of My Mental Health

I'm in a much better place now. Prior to my ankylosing spondylitis diagnosis, I was very active. My husband and I were raising our young family. I looked ...

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