A Figment Of Fitness: Adjusting To Knowing I Have Rheumatoid Arthritis

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Okay… so… yesterday was appointment number 2 with the Rheumatologist.  I like her.  Yesterday she was a bit busier and more harried… but she was running behind and she was very apologetic over it all… first doctor who ever did that, too.

So… blood work and x-rays came back.  I don’t have Lupus.  I have not be exposed to hepatitis.  I have RA.  I thought MAYBE I had it 5 or 6 months.  NOT.  Based on the test results, and the already erosion of bone in my hands and feet, it has been at LEAST a year.

Wow.  At least a year.

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