RA, Feelings Of Shame, And Strength

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Rheumatoid arthritis can often cause us to feel ashamed: ashamed of moving with difficulty, or of walking with a mobility device; ashamed of not being able to contribute equally around the house, both time wise and financially; ashamed of needing extra support to fight the demons of depression, and so on. When such feelings arise, it’s important—and absolutely essential—to remind …