To The Rescue!

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When Rheumatoid Arthritis Guy was young, and something went wrong, the solution was easy. Mighty Mouse to the Rescue! (Remember, back when cartoons advertised new cereals between shows and not toys during shows?) Ah, how I loved cartoons. (Come to think of it, my childhood idol was a superhero rodent? What was up with that?) Now, when things go wrong, …

My Day for RA

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Jane Seymour lends support to recognise the hopes and achievements of people living with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) 26 men and women with RA from across Europe honoured as they share their inspirational stories Wyeth Europa, Maidenhead, UK – Tuesday 22 September 2009 /PRNewswire/ — Actress, artist and activist Jane Seymour will host the first My Day for RA European event …

Arthritis Relief Comes At High Price

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Rheumatoid arthritis is a devastating disease. Besides crippling joints, it can leave the victim exhausted and in excruciating pain. During the past several decades, drug companies have offered patients a Faustian deal: prompt pain relief with serious long-term consequences. … Many of these arthritis patients felt betrayed when they discovered that their pain relief came at such a high price to their health. …

What Is “Health”?

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“Every human being is the author of his own health or disease.” -Buddha Hypothetically speaking, if Rheumatoid Arthritis Guy had a do-over on life which included the option to choose whether or not RA was a part of his life, what would he choose? I would choose to not change a thing. This is a strong statement, I know. Excruciating …

Chronic Healing: Fibro Fall

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For several days now, I have not been feeling well. Since I have so many illnesses and since some of them have overlapping symptoms, it took me a few days to realize (or maybe accept?) what is going on. I figured it out yesterday. I am now in a fibromyalgia flare-up. Read More: http://chronichealing.com/fibro-fall/. Thanks to at Lana  Living It, …