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

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

By Nan Hart - August 18, 2017
Managing RA has many components to it, all of which are crucial to successfully navigating the world of chronic disease.  One of those is keeping up to date on the “tools” we... READ MORE

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

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

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

By Kelly Mack - April 27, 2017
I have never lived in an accessible home, but increasingly I daydream about it. What if I could find a home perfectly equipped to minimize my disabilities from rheumatoid arthritis? What would... READ MORE

By Kelly Mack - August 8, 2016
A few years ago I had a sudden, unexpected health crisis when one of my knee replacements became infected. It required quick surgery and several months out of work. While I had... READ MORE

By Wren - December 23, 2015
Rheumatoid disease always gets in my way. I know I’m not alone in this; it’s one of the most frequent comments I run across in blogs and other social media platforms. RD’s activity-dampening... READ MORE

By Nan Hart - October 21, 2015
One of my favorite songs comes from the Byrds – Turn, Turn, Turn.  Whenever I hear it the lyrics really wash over me and I just feel as though every word is... READ MORE

By Editorial Team - May 21, 2015
Dealing with Rheumatoid Arthritis is a challenge and a feat that many of us contend with on a daily basis. It can be downright grueling. Because of this, it is crucial to give yourself... READ MORE

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