Report on Ankylosing Spondylitis by my daughter Haylie English

Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS) is a type of arthritis that mainly affects the spine, but can affect the whole body. It makes the spine’s vertebrae grow or fuse together, making a rigid spine, which results in a stooped-over posture. This curved position of the spine is called kyphosis. Possible symptoms are constant pain and stiffness in […]