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BHS: Episode 22: Dr Sue Sisley and Butch Williams

In this episode Wendy discusses with Dr. Sue Sisley, the study she will be conducting that has been funded by the FDA. This is the only study that the FDA has funded to research use of medicinal cannabis in Veterans with PTSD.  157 more words

Alternative Health Care

Navigating Insurance and Prescriptions

You know what they say about the best laid plans … well they often go awry.  Before our trip to see Sophie’s Rheumatologist to get our education for starting Methotrexate injections, I did my homework.   1,168 more words

JA Journey

Methotrexate and me

I’ve had a good weekend but also a painful one. After spending all day on Friday on my feet helping my work with a workshop showing people the advantages of the slow cooker my knees hate me. 1,099 more words

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Got some answers

Firstly have pretty much constantly cried for a few days. I went back to slimming world yesterday and joined again to start afresh. I was completing the application form and the dreaded question…..do you consider yourself disabled…..I answered yes. 291 more words

Tilting at Windmills (February 27, 2014)

It’s been awhile since I wrote about the struggle to find some relief from an extreme, medical science confounding case of pompholyx eczema. Also known as dyshidrotic eczema, the condition is a really unfortunate autoimmune disease that manifests itself in swollen, pus-filled blisters that eventually consume the hands and bottoms of feet entirely. 847 more words

Contemplating My Navel (Personal Blog)

Bravery and Strength

Every day Sophie shows me her bravery and strength.  Yes, she is only 3 (almost 4) and she has troubles communicating accurately that she isn’t feeling well or is hurting.   527 more words

JA Journey

Angry Joints

We are dealing with angry joints.  This is how a 3-year-old describes her pain and discomfort.  Sometimes they are mad and sometimes they are angry.  Right now they are angry. 284 more words

JA Journey