Megan G

Megan G.

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Real Profiles of Rheumatoid Arthritis Photos © Megan G. Name? Megan G. Age? 36 Location? Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. How long have you lived with RA? Diagnosed at 16, in 1991, so 20 years. What advice would you give to someone who has just been diagnosed with RA? Listen to your doctor and listen to your gut feeling. Your doctor knows …

AdverseEvents: Why Big Pharma Is Scared Of This Startup

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By taking lists of potential side effects out of the hands of the drug makers, the startup is letting people know what their pills might be doing to them in a more open way than big pharmaceutical companies ever have. AdverseEvents, a California-based startup, is pushing the debate out into the open with a centralized database of how many side …

Saturday Night Flare

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Ah, ha, ha, ha, stayin’ alive, stayin’ alive. Ah, ha, ha, ha, stayin’ alive. Move over John Travolta…there’s a new kid in town! Stay tuned…for the next adventure of Rheumatoid Arthritis Guy! You might also enjoy RA Guy in Joints Gone Wild.

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Dance Shoes And Pill Bottles A little bit about me…I’m an 18 year old college student with Rheumatoid Arthritis. I was diagnosed with JRA when I was 6, went into remission at one point, and now it seems that my RA is coming back with a vengeance. I’m a dance major and a dance teacher which most of the time …

ThriveWithRA: Employment in Hiding: The Reality Of A Chronically Ill Person’s Need For Job Preservation

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“My name is ‘With RA’ – ‘Thrive With RA™.’ This James Bond-like introduction is offered in jest; however, using my Rheumatoid Arthritis Community Name as my identifier – a pseudonym – is entirely serious, out of necessity of preservation. The need for this anonymity is because I am a Severe Rheumatoid Arthritis Patient, am still employed, receive health insurance from …