• Daniel P. Malito
    Daniel P. Malito

The Consumer Reports cover story: “America’s Scary Pain Pill Habit”

Dan Malito on why the CR pain pill article is sensational reporting and narcotic McCarthyism that can hurt chronic pain patients

Fire burn & cauldron bubble: Emotions erupt & surface

When Dan tears up over a TV character dying on a show he rarely watches, he wonders if his recent emoting is from the mental strain of living with chronic illness

Dan leaves his one-ton security blanket on wheels at home

Driving himself everywhere since the day he got his license, Dan gives in to his fiancée’s request to take the train—and lives to tell about it

World Cup fever like living with RA?

For Dan, watching the World Cup becomes an emotional rollercoaster eerily reminiscent of living with rheumatoid arthritis

The mental pain of chronic illness

Dan battles the lack of desire to anything

What? Gluten sensitivity may not even exist?

Dan on a health fad that may be grounded in bad science

Hello? Is Anybody Listening?

Dan's journey to educate others about RA hits a pothole

And now a message from our sponsor…

Dan on the shocking lack of TV ads and public services announcements for arthritis

Facebook Chooses Profits Over Not-For-Profits

A reprint from Dan’s column on Huffington Post

Here comes spring and Dan weathers the weather

Why the changing season is no picnic for those with arthritis