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By Tamara Haag - November 16, 2017
Anyone who knows me would say I talk a lot. I’m friendly, loquacious, extroverted, and open. I always received full participation points in every high school and college class I took, my... READ MORE

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By Wren - November 10, 2017
Starting a new drug treatment always makes me hopeful. But I’ve learned the hard way to be realistic. Most of us believe in our doctors. We believe the medicines they prescribe will... READ MORE

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By kat-elton - September 1, 2017
Pain is a universal experience that helps us to survive. A person who can’t feel pain has a significantly reduced lifespan because pain serves a purpose – it tells us when to... READ MORE

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By Kelly Mack - August 24, 2017
Superhero movies have become very popular recently. We now even have television shows about heroes with various secret superpowers! Jessica Jones is super strong. Luke Cage is indestructible. Others are incredible smart,... READ MORE

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By Tamara Haag - August 11, 2017
Living with rheumatoid arthritis can feel like a nightmare, which sometimes leads me to daydream about things that would make this journey a little easier. Living with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is challenging,... READ MORE

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By Nan Hart - August 10, 2017
It never ceases to amaze me how many aspects there are to this disease of Rheumatoid Arthritis. I have lately been plagued with some significant muscle cramping in my feet, calves and... READ MORE

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By Tamara Haag - July 13, 2017
Most of us are familiar with the Serenity Prayer: God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, The courage to change the things I can, And the wisdom... READ MORE

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By teejay - June 12, 2017
Our team strategy session was hosted in the Hunter Valley, an easy and gentle two-hour drive from Sydney. We were lucky enough to score a beautiful warm sunny autumn day. Within our... READ MORE

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By Ruthieq - June 7, 2017
I was diagnosed in 2006 with inflammatory breast cancer. This is one which is not detected by mammograms, doesn’t always have a lump, inflames the tissues and lymph, and itches. It grows... READ MORE

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By Jen78 - June 1, 2017
I’ve been lurking around this forum for months so instead of continuing to isolate myself I figure I’ll try to let someone in. I was 37 when I was diagnosed with RA.... READ MORE

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By npanda - May 31, 2017
I was diagnosed with Rheumatoid Arthritis when I was 30. It came on quickly, in my hands first. My hands were so swollen and in so much pain, it kept me up... READ MORE

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By sissinou - May 30, 2017
Hi everyone, It’s been 3 years now that I have been dealing with a severe RA. I’m not stabilized yet and days are getting harder, I wanted to share one of the... READ MORE

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By DFM481 - May 26, 2017
Two and a half years ago after a routine surgery and feeling great I woke up one day and hurt. As time went on it became painful and could not sleep due... READ MORE

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