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By Cherylmac - February 27, 2017
What are these tennis injuries I keep on getting? When I was 40 years old, playing tennis twice a week, water-skiing on weekends, my body started to feel pain in different areas... READ MORE

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By gurrola - February 24, 2017
In 2010 I notice these aches and my joints were so bad I couldn’t walk I called to my son to help me out of bed. I went to the ER and... READ MORE

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By 23s9n73 - February 23, 2017
I’m 24 years old and have a very aggressive form of RA. I have been fighting symptoms since I was 17 but was always dismissed as a “whiner”. Dismissed by doctors as... READ MORE

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By celia123 - February 23, 2017
The year was 2008 and I was fortunate to be given this beautiful fluffy Persian cat. She was a beautiful orange and brown with pretty hazel eye I’ve never been a cat... READ MORE

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By lena - February 22, 2017
In 2002 I started having pain in my shoulder and ankles, so bad I could not stand and walk after sleeping all night. I have a family history of RA and OA... READ MORE

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By Hoppe - February 17, 2017
In January 2015, I was stricken with a sudden unexplained soreness in all of my joints and most muscles below my shoulders this lasted about a week till I could see my... READ MORE

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By Marylou - February 15, 2017
I have had RA since I was about 16 but it took the Doctor’s about 4 years to confirm it with consistent testing. These tests also confirmed I have lupus. I have... READ MORE

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By DawnKelly - February 13, 2017
Approximately 13 years ago I woke up one day and couldn’t walk…through many specialists and much diagnostic testing it was determined I have RA, PsA and chronic migraine disease. I have battled... READ MORE

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By RacingRedGranny - February 6, 2017
January, 2016 I woke up one day with my whole hand swollen, red and hot and hurting. This lasted a few days and then the other hand was the same way. I... READ MORE

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By stormlight - February 6, 2017
I’m a 39-year-old woman, British born and bred, diagnosed in late 2015 with Rheumatoid Arthritis. I’m also Asthmatic, which was diagnosed back in 1987, shortly after my tenth birthday. My RA had... READ MORE

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By PamelaP - February 3, 2017
Because I am on Nucynta ER 200mg twice a day and sometimes Norco when nothing I do moves the pain into a manageable zone, my pain management Doctor requires me to take... READ MORE

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By TeresaJ - January 27, 2017
Hello I am a 54-year-old female with RA. I was diagnosed when I was 48. My doctor has me on Methotrexate and Xeljanz. Meloxicam and vitamin supplement. I do not take any... READ MORE

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By sharoncookie57 - January 19, 2017
Hi I am a 78-year-old great grandmother. I have fibro, RD, 4 different arthritis’, low thyroid and a few others. I suffered with fibro for 25 years and low thyroid as my... READ MORE

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By AKNRA - January 17, 2017
I never knew I had RA until 2007, I had three people who passed away within a month. I woke up and could not see, it was black, so my father rushed... READ MORE

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By suzpikul - January 16, 2017
I have had my share of defeats and triumphs. 2 kidney transplants with dialysis before during and after. Going on 13 years this March with the 2nd one! So I already have... READ MORE

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By celia123 - January 12, 2017
I don’t take for granted small acts of kindness. I am often reminded that my car was literally on empty. My gas light was on. I was traveling late at night. Unfortunately... READ MORE

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By Terringtons - January 8, 2017
I was diagnosed with RA at the age of 23. My new baby was 10 months old & my husband was frequently away as he was in The Royal Navy. Luckily I... READ MORE

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