Health psychologist Dr. Laurie on living large despite pain limitations
Knowing that you're not alone is one thing -- but how to maintain a semblance of control in your life? Dr. Laurie lays out a battle plan.
You don't know from one day to the next what to expect. When something happens, you try to reason -- was I stressed? Am I having a reaction to medication? Is the disease progressing? Dr. Laurie explains that you're not alone.
Dr. Laurie encourages us to commit to one relaxing thing every day.
Complaining can be good? Dr. Laurie says yes -- when you do so in the right amount. Read up or listen in as she tells us how.
Sleeping well is essential when battling arthritis. Dr. Laurie explains how to do so.
Sleep is an essential ingredient in the arthritis survival kit. Studies have shown that quality sleep can help repair not only physical but emotional and mental stresses.
Frustrated over your lack of exercising? Dr. Laurie shares with us ways to jumpstart our physical activity.
Dwelling on the future can stop us dead in our tracks. Dr. Laurie explains that -- if we focus on the present -- we can be less fearful and lead happier lives.
Miserable weather can bog down our emotions. Dr. Laurie shows us how to combat the negativity and feel happier.
Feeling down? Dr. Laurie shares ways to sweep away the negative thoughts.