Arthritis Foundation’s Camp Cruz For Children Living With Juvenile Arthritis

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Camp Cruz Offers Children with Arthritis an Enjoyable Outdoor Experience “Only a decade ago, it was not uncommon to see children with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis use wheelchairs and be in dire need of surgery or joint replacement. But thanks to recent advancements in medicine, many of those afflicted with the disease are receiving the treatments they need to live healthy, …

The Neverending Story

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Reach the stars, And fly a fantasy, Dream a dream, And what you see will be. -Theme song from “The Neverending Story”. Rhuematoid Arthritis Guy has made some great strides during the past couple of months when it comes to accepting the chronic nature of his rheumatoid arthritis. Even though I have already lived with RA for many years, I …

Under Our Skin

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www.underourskin.com In theaters June 19th, 2009. A dramatic and frightening expose about how our corrupt medical system is failing to address one of the most serious epidemics of our times. A gripping tale of microbes, medicine and money, this eye-opening film investigates the untold story of Lyme disease, an emerging epidemic larger than AIDS. Each year thousands go undiagnosed or …

Sunday Break

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Because there is no such thing as taking too many breaks! ***** On the left, Legorreta + Legorreta Architect’s National Center of the Arts in Mexico City. I really like the use of grand forms and bold colors. (Legorreta was a disciple of Luis Barragan, one of my favorite architects.) On the right, The House of Diego Rivera and Frida …

Renoir, Rheumatoid Arthritis, And Perseverance

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“One must from time to time attempt things that are beyond one’s capacity.” —Pierre-Auguste Renoir Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919) was one of the most prolific of all French Impressionist painters. During his close to sixty year career as an artist, Renoir is said to have painted over 6,000 canvases. Some of his most well-known paintings include Dance at Le Moulin de …