New Rheumatoid Arthritis Blog

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Rheumatoid20something Why don’t I tell you a little about myself so you can start to understand where I’m coming from. Joseph be thy name, I’m 22 years old and have lived with chronic pain for a large part of my life. Since I was very young, I can recall suffering from what we use to call ‘growing pains’ which at …

Grinding Knee

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You know that abrasive scraping sound that a car’s brakes start to make when the pads are wearing thin? Well, I’ve begun to experience this feeling in my left knee. It started a little over a month ago, would come and go very irregularly, and would last for only short periods of time. Now, this sensation is occurring much more …

Carla’s Corner: Just Get Over It

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It’s one thing to know you have a chronic disease, but it’s altogether something else to realize that a major paradigm shift has occurred. Everything you’ve known about disease and getting well, up to this point, evaporates like a mirage. You now have a new normal. You no longer are the person you’ve always been. Read More: http://carlascorner.wordpress.com/2011/03/29/just-get-over-it/

RA Guy’s Superhero Support Fund

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Note: In this post I will ask for donations. Although a donate link can always be found in my sidebar, I only directly ask for donations once a year. If this bothers you, please skip this post. Readership of this blog continues to grow, so much so that page hits have doubled during this current month. (I am not even …