page Tips for Overcoming the Emotional Stress of Arthritis Pain
Arthritis can be debilitating physically — and this can lead to a very real sense of loss: loss of self-respect, sports or recreational activities, or even meaningful employment.
Many arthritis sufferers experience depression, sleep disorders, loss of appetite, mood swings, poor self-image, and drug or alcohol abuse. Yet experts say there are things you can do to help overcome the emotional pain associated with arthritis.
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