WHAT IS A ANKYLOSING SPONDYLITIS?
Ankylosing Spondylitis (pronounced ank-kih-low-sing spon-dill-eye-tiss), popularly known as AS is a gradually progressing, chronic arthritis-like illness that affects the spine. It is very often neglected or overlooked during the early stage.
SYMPTOMS OF ANKYLOSING SPONDYLITIS
Ankylosing Spondylitis is a gradually progressing, chronic illness that is very often neglected during early stages. You may have unwittingly experienced early signs of AS without ever relating it to the disease; lucky few who have had proper diagnosis early on.
TREAT ANKYLOSING SPONDYLITIS
Keeping in mind the unique manner in which Ankylosing Spondylitis progresses (bone destruction, followed by new bone formation and fusion), therapy should aim to treat pain and inflammation as well as inhibit new bone formation.
In this video, we will learn what is Axial Spondyloarthritis or Axial SpA. Is Axial SpA, Ankylosing Spondylitis? “Can one person have both Axial Spondyloarthritis and Ankylosing Spondylitis or both are different stages?”
This video gives you the insights into how an Ankylosing Spondylitis patient can live a fulfilling and meaningful life with this disease. In this webinar, you will get a lot of knowledge on how you can manage the pain, what diet & lifestyle
We have bring you this latest video, “Axial Spondyloarthritis, Looking Beyond The Joints & Spine”. It based on ankylosing spondylities, its comorbidities and the questions and answers from patients.
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Exercise in Ankylosing Spondylitis Management
Living with Ankylosing Spondylitis can make you think that exercising is the last thing you should do. The gradually developing chronic pain in the lower back seems like the most common reason to stop you from exercising. On the contrary, it should be the reason for you to exercise. Studies have suggested that Ankylosing Spondylitis is best […]Read More
Simple tips to help you sleep better at night
Do you lie awake at night trying to coax your aching body into a comfortable position? You are not alone. Sleep disturbances have been observed in almost 80% of those diagnosed with Ankylosing Spondylitis and could be attributed to various factors like pain, stiffness and limited movement. Also, symptoms of Ankylosing Spondylitis may be triggered after […]Read More
Components of an Ideal Exercise Program
In addition to the medication, exercise is recommended as an integral part of the management of Ankylosing Spondylitis. Together they can help preserve mobility and delay spinal fusion. An ideal exercise routine will compose of the following parts: Strength Exercises :Helps sustain and increase strength in your muscles so that it is easier to maintain […]Read More