Three Ways to Develop Resilience to Chronic Illness Stressors

Find greater happiness despite the challenges of living with a chronic health condition. People who live with chronic illness deal with a number of stressors. Illnesses such as arthritis, fibromyalgia and lupus, among others, require physical changes, lifestyle modifications, and new treatments. Emotional pain, sadness, anger and fear are common in people who live with…

The Power of Social Networks for Health

If you’re not a member of Arthritis Connect, here’s why you should be. (And it’s free!) Human connections are vital to our well-being, but often real-world associations are not the best resources for people living with chronic illnesses. It is often the people you email, chat with on Twitter and Facebook, and even those you…