Journal Sentinel: When The Choice Is Health Or Hearth

RA Guy Community News 2 Comments

For Michelle Grosskreuz, the choice came down to her home or her health. The moving van comes next week. She has lost her condominium in St. Francis to mortgage foreclosure, in part because of the rising cost of the medications she takes for rheumatoid arthritis that has ravaged multiple joints in her body since she was 2 years old. She …

Adventures In Flying

RA Guy Adventures of RA Guy 3 Comments

Today was supposed to be the day that I made my 20+ hour trip from South America to my parent’s house in South Texas. Over the past few weeks, and especially over the past few days, I’ve been a little nervous about taking such a long trip on my own…but anytime such nervousness arose, I reminded myself that as long …



RA Guy Real Profiles of RA 4 Comments

Photos © Kathryn Name? Kathryn Age? 22 Location? Boulder, Colorado, United States How long have you lived with RA? Only about 14 months. I developed symptoms in January 2011, and was formally diagnosed in August 2011. What advice would you give to someone who has just been diagnosed with RA? Stay positive! Explore all your options and keep an open mind. …