Preparing for Prescription Opioids Post Total Joint Replacement

Peer Health can connect you with a personalized peer community to share provider recommendations, treatment options, and define your best life. Sign up for our beta and newsletter today. Surgery can be stressful especially with the added stress of medication. Most doctors recommend the use of opioids for pain management with total joint replacement surgeries…

Having Freedom and Independence when you have a Chronic Illness

Peer Health can connect you with a personalized peer community to share provider recommendations, treatment options, and define your best life. Sign up for our beta and newsletter today. One of the biggest fears people have when facing a life-long chronic illness is the loss of freedom and independence. Most illnesses do require a change…

Manage Your Gout With These Simple Cherry Recipies

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Summer Heat and Chronic Illnesses

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The Importance of a Support System when living with a Chronic Illness

Peer Health can connect you with a personalized peer community to share provider recommendations, treatment options, and define your best life. Sign up for our beta and newsletter today. Whether you’re newly diagnosed or you’ve been living with a chronic illness for some time now the importance of a social support system cannot be overlooked….

Music & its Effects on Chronic Pain

Peer Health can connect you with a personalized peer community to share provider recommendations, treatment options, and define your best life. Sign up for our beta and newsletter today. Enjoying music has been proven to change people’s moods but some scientific studies show that it may not be limited to just your emotional health. In…

Pain and Symptom Tracking Apps

Peer Health can connect you with a personalized peer community to share provider recommendations, treatment options, and define your best life. Sign up for our beta and newsletter today. Have you ever been told by a doctor to keep track of your symptoms? People with chronic illnesses — both those that have been identified and…

Red Flags that you are Struggling with a Flare-Up

Peer Health can connect you with a personalized peer community to share provider recommendations, treatment options, and define your best life. Sign up for our beta and newsletter today. When living with a long term illness like fibromyalgia, flare-ups are often a common occurrence. Symptoms of this condition include whole-body muscle pain, debilitating fatigue that…

Summer Salads for those with Type 2 Diabetes

Peer Health can connect you with a personalized peer community to share provider recommendations, treatment options, and define your best life. Sign up for our beta and newsletter today. With Summer often comes higher temperatures and less time indoors. Who wants to turn on the oven when your home is starting to feel like the…