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Lifes Battle against AS continued

Ah, how many weeks is it since I posted? Loads… Sorry… I was going to do two posts a different way around but I think I need to admit to myself now I don’t have the time to keep this blog going, … Continue reading

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Ankylosing Spondylitis and diet

Oh heavens I am going to touch a subject I think is a bit untouchable today, I am going to discuss diet – the impact of what we eat on AS. I do follow a couple of the AS Facebook … Continue reading

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Shouldering the burden of AS

Okay, the title is a bit tongue in cheek, but this post is about shoulders. When I went into my second Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS) course, in the Royal National Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases in Bath, I had a real thing about my shoulders. As those … Continue reading

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Turning orange, my discovery of the right medicine for Ankylosing Spondylitis

Last week I spoke of how the friendships I’ve developed with other people who have AS, has helped me, and this played a central part when I started on medicines which specifically support people with rheumatic diseases. When I was … Continue reading

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My AS course in the RNHRD Bath – a journey of discovery

When Dr Stone suggested I attend a two-week AS course at the Royal National Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases in Bath, I wasn’t sure what I would be letting myself in for.  She said it was a course of intensive physiotherapy, which … Continue reading

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