Superhero Appetite

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For the past couple of months, Rheumatoid Arthritis Guy has had a standing prescription for Prednisone. My rheumatologist told me to take this corticosteroid for three weeks (10mg x 7 days, 5mg x 7 days, 2,5mg x 7 days) should I encounter a particularly rough period with my RA. During my last visit, he asked if I had taken any …

Access To Healthcare

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Nothing is more important than having access to the best healthcare possible, especially if you or one of your family members has arthritis or a related disease. If you have insurance coverage, are on Medicare, or are uninsured or underinsured, you need to know all of your options for getting care and getting coverage. More than 46 million Americans have …

Sunday Break

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Because there is no such thing as taking too many breaks! ***** Happy Father’s Day to all the dads out there! ***** I feel very fortunate that I have been able to visit the Louvre in Paris on multiple occasions. After doing the tourist guide thing the first couple of times, I have learned to focus in one theme in …

Piaf: No, I Regret Nothing

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“For me, singing is a way of escaping. It’s another world. I’m no longer on earth.” —Edith Piaf Edith Piaf (December 19, 1915 – October 10, 1963) is considered by many to be France’s greatest popular singer. She used her heartbreaking voice to sing ballads which communicated the many personal tragedies and difficult childhood memories from her life. Her most …

My Type Of Medicine

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“The whole is more than the sum of its parts.” -Aristotle The approach that Rheumatoid Arthritis Guy uses to treat his rheumatoid arthritis is very well-defined. I believe in a holistic approach that brings together knowledge from many different perspectives and fields of expertise. (Go Team RA!) One of the nice things about this method is that the goal of …