Your Guide to Traveling With Ankylosing Spondylitis

Everyday Health—August 15, 2016

Everyday Health writer Regina Boyle Wheeler shares a guide on how to travel with ankylosing spondylitis (AS). The article states that planning ahead before you pack your bags can help make your journey smoother.

Experts from Hospital for Special Surgery advise that people with ankylosing spondylitis should "invest in luggage on wheels that you can push, not pull." The article also elaborates that, "Pushing with two hands puts the load in front of you. This helps save energy and is less stressful on the joints."

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