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Lupus and Osteoporosis: What Everyone Should Know

As a provider of rheumatology treatment in Muncie, Indiana, we treat a variety of bone and joint-related disorders. One of the many diseases that come under our focus is lupus. The NIH Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases National Resource Center describes lupus as an autoimmune disease, the result when the immune system attacks the body’s … Continue reading

Professionals on Diagnosing and Treating Osteoarthritis

What is and what causes Osteoarthritis (OA)? Medically, there are 100 types of arthritis. Osteoarthritis (OA) is considered most common. It is described as a chronic (long-term), degenerative joint condition; meaning, it gets worse over time by breaking down joint cartilage of the hands, knees, hips, or spine most often. OA is classified either primary … Continue reading