Mark your calendar for these educational events with leading health experts.
Thursday, August 12, 6:00-7:15pm ET
The Role of Diet in Gout Management
Diet choices can impact on gout management, but what’s the true effect of nutrition choices on flares and disease progression? Gout and nutrition experts will discuss how to manage gout and prevent attacks as well as the best nutrition choices to keep uric acid levels low and improve heart and kidney health.
Thursday, August 19, 6:00-7:15pm ET
COVID and Arthritis Roundtable
Adult and pediatric rheumatologists will answer your questions about all things COVID: including variants and infection risk, outcomes, vaccine efficacy and response, medication timing, travel, social events, mask wearing and physical distancing behaviors and more. Moderated by NBC News Medical Contributor, Dr. Natalie Azar.
Wednesday, Sept 1, 6:00-7:15pm ET
Join a panel of health care professionals representing pain management, physical therapy, occupational therapy and orthopedics as they discuss pain relief solutions for the lower body joints, including the spine/low back, hips, knees, feet. You’ll also get a chance to participate in a Q&A.
Lower Body Joint Pain Solutions
Monday, Sept 27, 6:00 – 7:15 pm ET
Fitness and Arthritis: Balance and Therapeutic Exercises
Balance and flexibility are often overlooked, but important types of exercise for people with arthritis. Learn how to incorporate the benefits of functional movement, yoga, tai chi and qigong into your fitness routine and get advice on modifications, equipment, classes and more. Also participate in a Q&A.