New Knees For Lisa

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Tomorrow, Lisa from New Knees for Lisa will have both of her two knee replacement surgeries. Please join me in sending positive thoughts to Lisa, so that she may have a safe surgery and a speedy recovery. Lisa has done a great job of documenting the insurance and financial challenges during the lead up to her surgery. If you are …

Superhero Wall Of Fame

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Name: Michigan Gal Age: 63 Superhero Type: Rheumatoid Arthritis Gal a.k.a. Health Care Gal Superhero Experience: 52 yrs (started out as Juvenile Arthritis Gal) Superhero Powers: Super Grandma; A-1 wife; loving daughter; spent 20+ years as a nurse practitioner treating folks with R.A.; gardener; quilter; student; cat lover Superhero Headquarters: Grosse Pointe, Michigan Are you in the Superhero Wall Of …

New RA Blog

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Remicade Dream A musician’s life with Rheumatoid Arthritis So here I am, blogging.  I’ve never been much into the concept of blogging – I’m a pretty private person.  But things have changed since the onset of my RA – I’ve been helped so much by the blogs of other people with this ridiculous disease, and it occurs to me that …

Stepping Stones

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Rheumatoid Arthritis can sometimes act like a river. At times the water level is average, and at other times the flow is just a trickle. It could also be that the riverbed is completely dry (this is probably one of the few time when a drought is a good thing!) Of course, we can’t overlook the opposite extreme – when …

Sunday Break

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Because there is no such thing as taking too many breaks! ***** Yesterday I went on a drive through frozen mountain passes and steaming jungle valleys on the world’s most dangerous road. I have never seen such steep drops in my entire life! We enjoyed an outdoor lunch as we sat under a thatched hut on a terrace overlooking the …