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Bad Surprises

Energy zap, nausea and shockwaves of pain. They come out of nowhere. On their own and when they darn well please.

You’re halfway done grocery shopping or washing dishes and suddenly the lights go out. 216 more words


Hope, a feeling of expectation and desire for a certain thing to happen.  This is the life we all should live, one that is filled with hope.   250 more words


Quality of Life, Despite Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a disorder in which the body’s own immune system starts to attack body tissues. The attack is not only directed at the joint but to many other parts of the body. 290 more words

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To my friends

Hello Friends!

Haven’t heard from me in awhile, huh? You’re probably not surprised and you’re possibly pissed at me for the disappearing acts I’ve pulled over the years. 927 more words

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Herpes Zoster Infection Most Often Associated with Tofacitinib

Published on the May 2, 2016, Rheumatology Network website

By Whitney L.J. Howell

Among individuals with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), those who take tofacitinib experience double the rate of associated herpes zoster (HZ) than individuals taking other biologics. 380 more words


Mondays Weekends

Mondays are usually my off days. I don’t normally, if can be avoided, schedule any appointments on Mondays. I don’t really want to talk business either or heavy issues. 253 more words

RA -Rheumatoid Arthritis-Watching Your Life Change

First let me say, we can never get others to fully understand the impact that Rheumatoid Arthritis has on our lives and the changes we face having it but facing this disease alone is almost as devastating as the effects themselves. 867 more words