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By Gale Hillyer - July 25, 2017
I am a six-two female. I worked 30years in local hospital. I really miss not working. I went out in 2004 due to asthma. I had mold exposure and I became ill.... READ MORE

By gb219 - July 5, 2017
Really bad RA started antibiotic protocol was on for 3 yrs. A doctor introduced me to LOW DOSE NALTREXONE in 3 days I had my life back with no side effects. I... READ MORE

By biddybeth - July 5, 2017
Hi, I’m Beth and I’m new here. I was eight years old when I was diagnosed eventually with RA. This was in 1948, so a considerable time ago. First of all, they... READ MORE

By JoanieRodgers - June 19, 2017
My name is Joanie and I have RA. I was diagnosed with degenerative disc disease at 18, had surgery on L2 and L3. Then, in my twenties I became ill, very tired... READ MORE

By jessie - June 19, 2017
It started 4 years ago after a very acrimonious separation and finally divorce, I woke up one day and my knee had so much pain I could not walk. I went to... READ MORE

By lolomac - June 15, 2017
I don’t know life without RA, it’s literally all I’ve ever known. Diagnosed at the age of two my parents were told I would be wheel chair bound by ten years old,... READ MORE

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

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

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

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

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

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

By TerriSexton - May 23, 2017
I was recently diagnosed with RA nearly a year ago. I had been tested multiple times prior and always tested negative. I started dating a man that had severe RA with fevers... READ MORE

By Kimmy64 - May 19, 2017
I was diagnosed almost 3 years ago with RA/RD, started with the morning stiffness then the bottoms of my feet felt like someone had beat them with a bat. As time went... READ MORE