Arthritis can seem like a big scary term. We know that being diagnosed can often feel like a lifelong sentence of pain and discomfort, but it doesn't have to be. Although arthritis of any kind can be a discouraging diagnosis, there are steps you can take to control pain management, inflammation, and contribute to your own joint health. If you've just been diagnosed, you're probably wondering, "Now what?" How can you move forward and manage your diagnosis? The first thing we recommend is to thoroughly educate yourself about arthritis. There are many easy steps you can take to do this and be on your way to living comfortably with arthritis.