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Interview With Lisa Hair - AS Ninja

March 21, 2021

In this episode I chat with Lisa Hair, a Physician Assistant by day and the AS Ninja by night as she prepares to compete on American Ninja Warrior. The show is a challenging and intense show that places contestants in a time…

Guest: Lisa Hair
Medicine Society & Culture

Standing Tall For Women With Axial Spondyloarthritis

March 14, 2021

In this episode, I revisit episode 21 (www.spondypodcast.com/21) that was titled But Women Don't Get AS. This is a review of an article from the Spondylitis Association of America(www.spondylitis.org) and their findings on h…

Society & Culture

10 Tips For Getting Through Your Workday With Axial Spondyloarthritis

March 7, 2021

In this episode I look at 10 tips to help get you through a work day when you have Axial Spondyloarthritis. This is based upon the following Health Central article: http://www.healthcentral.com/slideshow/work-tips-ankylosing…

Health & Fitness Medicine

Treatment Options for Axial Spondyloarthritis

Feb. 28, 2021

This episode is an expansion of the three part series I did at the end of January to bring more awareness to Axial Spondyloarthritis. In this episode I expand on the treatments that you can discuss with your doctor to assist…

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Monster Under The Bed - Depression and Sex - An Interview With Author JoEllen Notte

Feb. 21, 2021

In this episode I get a change to talk with JoEllen Notte author of The Monster Under The Bed, Sex Depression, and the Conversations We Aren't Having . JoEllen's website is redheadbedhead.com where she writes about all sorts…

Guest: JoEllen Notte

Learning About Canadian Disability - An Interview with Attorney David Brannen

Feb. 14, 2021

In todays episode I discuss how Canadians can approach applying for disability due to Axial Spondyloarthrits or any other numerous types of conditions. David can assist Canadians around the country with their needs. Check ou…

Guest: David Brannen
Health & Fitness Society & Culture

Talking Hip Replacements - An Interview with Julie Job

Feb. 7, 2021

In this interview I discuss the thoughts Julie Job had when deciding to get a hip replacement. As a person with AS, any type of joint replacement is a possibility and hearing aht a person went through in deciding to go throu…

Guest: Julie Job
Doctors Medicine

Some Medication and Treatments When You First Are Diagnosed

Jan. 31, 2021

In this 3rd and final installment, I look at some of the basic items regarding medication and treatments that you can start to consider to treat your Axial Spondyloarthritis. Talk to your Dr so that they can discuss the pros…


First Steps In Treating Axial Spondyloarthritis

Jan. 24, 2021

For the 2nd Part of this 3 part series, I discuss some first steps in treating Axial Spondyloarthritis.

Health & Fitness Medicine

Adjusting To An Axial Spondyloarthritis Diagnosis

Jan. 17, 2021

In this episode I talk about things to consider when you are told you have Axial Spondyloarthritis.

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10 Natural Treatments To Try For Axial Spondyloarthritis

Jan. 10, 2021

This week I discuss 10 natural treatments to try to alleviate pain from Axial Spondyloarthritis based upon an article from Healthline. http://www.healthline.com/health/ankylosing-spondylitis-natural-treatment#traditional-tre…

Health & Fitness Society & Culture

Being Chronically Well - An Interview with Callie Hunter

Jan. 3, 2021

In this episode I talk with Callie Hunter, a Chronic Wellness Coach. She works with people on coming to terms with their chronic illness and all the pieces of their lives affected by their illness. In this I talk with Callie…

Guest: Callie Hunter
Health & Fitness Medicine

The Progression of Non-Radiographic Axial Spondyloarthritis

Dec. 27, 2020

In this episode, I discuss the progression of non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis. This is a continuation of or tie in with last weeks episode where we discussed ankylosing spondylitis. Are these two diseases or one?

Health & Fitness Medicine

Your Prognosis with Ankylosing Spondylitis

Dec. 20, 2020

In this episode, I try to help newly diagnosed people with Ankylosing Spondylitis understand what their prognosis with the disease may be.

Health & Fitness Medicine

Pain, Anxiety, and Depression with Axial Spondyloarthritis

Dec. 13, 2020

I look at how pain, depression, and anxiety can make Axial Spondyloarthritis worse. This episode is based upon the article listed below and includes my thoughts and feelings on how I dealt with these issues. https://ankylosi…

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Flares - The Basics

Dec. 6, 2020

In this episode, I look at flares and some things that can be done to help work through a flare.

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Starting A Weekly Exercise Plan

Nov. 29, 2020

Lets get going? Who is sick and tired of being sick and tired. While there is no cure for Axial Spondyloarthritis, We do not have to be saddled with additional poor issues above and beyond AS due to inactivity. Healthline ar…

Society & Culture Disability

Disability - A Discussion with Attorney Jonathan Ginsberg

Nov. 22, 2020

I talk with Jonathan Ginsberg, an attorney in the Atlanta, Georgia area that handles Social Security Disability cases around the United States. He has 27 years experience handling these type of cases and a YouTube channel wi…

Health & Fitness Society & Culture

Steff Di Pardo - Author and AS Advocate

Nov. 15, 2020

Interview with Steff Di Pardo author of Just Breathe: Short Essays About My Life With A Chronic Illness. Steff was diagnosed at a younf age and turned her battle with Axial Spondyloarthritis into a book and platform to do a…


A New Beginning

Nov. 8, 2020

A new begginging, The Ankylosing Spondylitis Podcast is now The Axial Spondyloarthritis Podcast. The term Axial Spondyloarthritis encompases both Ankylosing Spondylitis and Non-radiographic Axial Spondyloarthritis. www.spond…


The Differences Between Ankylosing Spondylitis and Axial Spondyloarthritis

Nov. 1, 2020

For episode 074, I explain what the difference between the terms Ankylosing Spondylitis and Axial Spondyloarthritis. With these two terms visible in many articles, do you know the difference? Is there a difference? Listen t…

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Dr. Yu - Rheumatologist and Intergrative Health Advocate

Oct. 25, 2020

Jayson: Well Doctor Yu, I really appreciate you showing up on the show today. It's great to have an actual rheumatologist that's also dealing with an autoimmune disease. So welcome and how are you today? Dr. Micah Yu: I'm do…

Guest: Dr. Micah Yu
Medicine Society & Culture

Lisa Marie Basile - Author and Ankylosing Spondylitis Advocate

Oct. 18, 2020

Jayson: Lisa, welcome to the show I just gave the intro about you and it's so rich and varied and your background is so immense. But on top of all those interesting and fantastic, great things that you've accomplished, you a…

Medicine Health & Fitness

What You're Forgetting To Discuss With Your Doctor

Oct. 11, 2020

Hello, and welcome to this week's episode of The Ankylosing Spondylitis Podcast. I hope everybody has been just having a fantastic week. It's always exciting when I get to bring a new episode out. And this one really I think…