After studying nearly 50,000 women, researchers have found a link between rheumatoid arthritis and PTSD. It is widely known that post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) may lead to a number of physical, mental, and emotional difficulties. Now researchers are finding that PTSD may be linked to, or even cause, several chronic conditions. A study out of.. read more →

One of the big challenges in facing my health through these years has been managing the relationship with my body, my mind, and my self-awareness. I have had times where I’ve broken those connections and taken myself to harm’s way without conscious intent. Whether that was living and eating unhealthily, or living in denial of.. read more →

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) risk is higher among women with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), according to research. PTSD is a condition resulting from a stressful or traumatic experience and is characterized by intrusive memories of the event, increased arousal, avoidance of experiences associated with the traumatic event, and loss of interest in activities and relationships. To.. read more →