Different Worlds

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I live in two different worlds. I go from the rigid grid of avenues and streets in Manhattan, to the steep sinuous roads that carve through the valleys of a dense metropolitan area up in the Andes Mountains of South America. I go from sea level to miles up in the sky, where the air is thin. I go from …



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Photos © Shana Name? Shana Age? 45 Location? Outside Butte, Montana, United States How long have you lived with RA? Almost two years diagnosed. What advice would you give to someone who has just been diagnosed with RA? Educate yourself about the disease. Traditional treatments, homeopathic medicine, self care, everything regarding this disease so you become a better advocate for yourself. …


Easier Said Than Done

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A few years ago, I made a very concerted and intentional effort to change the focus of each and every new day. Instead of focusing on my pain and limitations, I would instead focus on what I *could* do. I would focus on life. As I adopted this new way of living—a way that has and continues to serve me …

What is your favorite assistive device?

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What is your FAVORITE assistive device? (Jar opener, electric can opener, key holder, doorknob cover, reacher, button hook, sock aid, zipper pull, etc.) Posted by Rheumatoid Arthritis Guy on Tuesday, February 16, 2016