Superhero Bed Rest

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When I left physical therapy yesterday afternoon, I was asked to get as much bed rest as possible during the next couple of days. During most of my life, I’ve had problems (unrelated to RA) with a weak lower back. If you combine this with upper back muscles that were being pulled and stretched apart as a result of the …

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A Gracious Calm I am 30-years-old, married, working in technology. I am a very casual, low-key kind of person. I am not very girly and never wear skirts or dresses. I like beer, nachos, steak, vegetables and ice cream, but not necessarily all at once. Oh yeah, I also have Rheumatoid Arthritis. At 30. Yep, I know. Too young. But, …

Call To Action: Let San Antonio’s Transit Service Know That RA Often Requires Special Accommodations

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Handicapped Student Denied From VIA Trans Bus Service SAN ANTONIO — A handicapped student was denied from using the city’s handicapped bus system. Moses Rivas, 30, suffers from rheumatoid arthritis. The debilitating condition came on suddenly, just a couple of years after he graduated from high school. Despite his disability, last year Rivas built up the courage to go back …