June 15th, 2021 | Season 4 | 25 mins 12 secs
ankylosing spondylitis, arthritis, axial spondylitis, back pain, ergonomics, fibromyalgia, gout, joint protection, juvenile arthritis, lupus, neck pain, psoriatic arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, sit to stand desk, work accommodations, workplace
On this episode, we’re talking about the importance of workplace ergonomics and its role in joint health. Learn how to solve common workspace challenges and get the key principles to protecting your joints at work from Nikki Weiner, a workplace ergonomics specialist and occupational therapist, and founder of The Rising Workplace.
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April 13th, 2021 | Season 3 | 39 mins 5 secs
ankylosing spondylitis, arthritis, daily living tasks, energy conservation, gout, joint protection, juvenile arthritis, lupus, occupational therapist, occupational therapy, osteoarthritis, ot, pain management, patient education, psoriatic arthritis, research, rheumatoid arthritis, self-management, tens, therapy, ultrasound
Whether you are recently diagnosed with arthritis or are well into your journey of living with the disease, occupational therapy can help you learn to manage your symptoms and get you back to doing activities you want or need to do. Learn about the many benefits of adding occupational therapy to your care and the research that supports available treatments.
March 31st, 2020 | Season 1 | 30 mins 19 secs
adapting work space, arthritis, ease of use, ergonomics, home schooling, joint protection, juvenile arthritis, laptop, occupational therapy, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, stay home, working from home
It’s a whole new world out there right now, always changing and adding more stress to our lives, not to mention possibly increased stress on our joints. Between working and educating from home, as well as managing it all, what can you do to prevent pain and inflammation of your joints? Ergonomics specialist and occupational therapist Nikki Weiner has suggestions to help you work from home ergonomically —while keeping your joint health in mind.
Visit the Live Yes! With Arthritis Podcast site to read the host blogs and get show notes: https://arthritis.org/liveyes/podcast