The American College Of Rheumatology Is Accepting Applications For “Advocates For Arthritis”

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Advocates for Arthritis, the ACR’s Annual Capitol Hill fly-in, brings rheumatology professionals and patients to Washington D.C. to advocate on behalf of the rheumatology community. During this event, participants meet with their members of Congress and staff to discuss current legislative issues affecting the rheumatology community. Attendees will also hear from top representatives from key legislative and regulatory agencies. Advocates …

NYU Langone Rheumatologists Share Insight With Online RA Community

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Experts Offer Updates On Research and Treatments for Rheumatoid Arthritis with Leading Online Community Advocates June 10, 2011 – Steven Abramson, MD, professor of medicine and director of the rheumatology division at NYU Langone Medical Center, hosted a webinar with colleagues from the medical center for rheumatoid arthritis community bloggers – bringing together, bench, bedside and the blogosphere to discuss …

Fighting Rheumatoid

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by Gemma K. Nicholls I was diagnosed with the chronic disease Rheumatoid Arthritis at the age of sixteen. I was a young, fit and healthy teenage girl before I got diagnosed, I had the world at my feet. My world was blown apart when i got diagnosed with Rheumatoid. I had to stop doing everything that I loved, I had …

In Memory Of RA Superbitch

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A couple of years ago, a breath of fresh air entered the RA blogging community. Even though we emailed many times (how I loved all of the questions she always asked me), I don’t think I ever got to know her real name. Like myself, she wrote under a pseudonym. Many of us knew her solely as RA Suberbitch. I …