The ability to differentiate the types of pain affiliated with rheumatic diseases can help rheumatologists better diagnose and treat patients... [Read More]
Susan Bernstein is a freelance journalist based in Atlanta. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from the University of Florida in Gainesville, Fla. Susan has worked as a professional journalist, writer, book author and editor for 25 years. She served in full-time positions with both the Arthritis Foundation and the American College of Rheumatology. She began working as a freelance journalist in 2011. Susan is the author of numerous Web and print articles on a variety of medical topics and is the author of three patient health books published by the Arthritis Foundation.
Articles by Susan Bernstein
With teenaged juvenile arthritis patients, it’s important for rheumatologists to engage in conversations about how drugs, tobacco, alcohol, and sex will affect them... [Read More]
Novel strategies for treating osteoarthritis aim to relieve pain, rebuild or replenish deteriorated cartilage and bone, or to replace the joint through surgery... [Read More]
Studying factors that may lead to life-threatening comorbidities such as lymphoma and thrombosis could give rheumatologists clearer direction on treating patients with SLE... [Read More]
The American College of Rheumatology’s (ACR) once-intimate annual gathering of rheumatologists has matured into a meeting for more than 12,000 professionals in the field... [Read More]
Attendees from every corner of the world came to the American College of Rheumatology/Association of Rheumatology Health Professionals (ACR/ARHP) Annual Meeting with different educational and professional goals... [Read More]