I'm completely new to everything RA so thought I would join for advice and to tell my story because a diagnosis like this has came as a little bit of a shock (I'm sure it does for everyone!) so let me introduce myself. My name is Claire, I'm 30 years old from Scotland with a history of UC.
My symptoms all started when I bought foam dumbells from amazon and watched a YouTube video on 'how to get rid of your bingo wings in 2 days' or something ridiculous in an attempt to get body ready for our holiday, however all I managed was a bad back spasm. Mainly because I'm incredibly unfit and was trying to drink wine between lifts