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Managing ankylosing spondylitis

Ankylosing spondylitis is a type of arthritis affecting the joints of the spine. Generally, it is characterized by pain and stiffness of the neck down the lower back. The bones of the spine or vertebrae fuse together and result to a stiff spine. This can be mild or severe and cause a stooped –over posture. Early treatment of the condition may reduce the possibility of deformity. In addition, men are more su ...

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Ankylosing Spondylitis – What Is It And How Is It Managed?

How does Ankylosing Spondylitis Occur? [caption id="attachment_1218" align="alignleft" width="300"] Stretching exercises are usually advised for patients with Ankylosing Spondylitis, but with the recommendation of a professional.[/caption] Ankylosing Spondylitis is a type of inflammation that commonly affects the joints and the spine. The targeted joints are the sacroiliac joint located between the sacrum a ...

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