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In less then 48 hours, I’ll be traveling back to my home country of the U.S. for an extended three month vacation. I’ve been residing in South America for almost a decade now…and while I initially used to go to the states at least twice a year, it has now been a little over three years since my last visit…which …

Libby Schou-Kristensen

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Photos © Libby Schou-Kristensen Name? Libby Schou-Kristensen Age? 52 Location? Mtunzini, North Coast of Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa How long have you lived with RA? 32 years. What advice would you give to someone who has just been diagnosed with RA? Seek honesty and hope — I was diagnosed at age 20 and the grave way my Rheumatologist approached the disease frightened …

Finding The Beautiful Patterns In Whole Body Pain

RA Guy Adventures of RA Guy

While I understand that it can often be beneficial to adopt certain routines, I am not a big fan of the “routine life,” by which I mean having the exact same schedule five days in a row. Never have been, and never will. One of the first breaks I had from my rigid high school schedule in the U.S. back …

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The Juicy Joint for Rheumatoid Arthritis My name is Jill Tague and at thirteen months old, I was diagnosed with Juvenile Pauciarticular Rheumatoid Arthritis. RA is a chronic disease. It does not go away and affects every single aspect of your life. I am about to turn twenty-one and for the first time in my entire life, I am coming …