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When Others Don’t Understand

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Rarely a day goes by on social media when I don’t see a post and corresponding long thread of comments related to a)other people not understanding rheumatoid arthritis, b)what you should say to someone living with RA, and c)what you shouldn’t say to someone living with RA. Now don’t get me wrong, I understand firsthand the frustration that results from …

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9 Things I’ve Learned About Exercising With RA

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1. Upon increased use, muscles that have been inflamed and/or infrequently used are usually going to hurt more before they hurt less. 2. It’s essential to be able to distinguish between pain that results from muscle soreness, and pain that results from incorrect or overloaded use of the joints. 3. When starting an exercise routine, it’s critical to implement new …

What was your diagnosis of RA based upon?

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What was your diagnosis of RA based upon?A. Symptoms/physical examB. Blood testsC. X-rays, CT scans, MRIsD. Combination of the above E. Other: ___________________ Posted by Rheumatoid Arthritis Guy on Thursday, January 21, 2016