I’m back! I have been busy with work and school and doctor visits but I finally snuck some time in to blog a little bit and oh my gosh I have a lot to catch you up on! 285 more words
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Hello everyone! I’d like to introduce myself, my name is Stephanie Perfino. I’m a 40 year old, OMG it always feels so weird saying that because I feel nowhere near 40 more like mid 20’s to be honest, wife to my high school sweetheart Jesse, mom to our 3 beautiful kids ages 22, 19, 17, and our 4 furbaby pomeranians. 645 more words
People with RA have the highest risk for heart disease. This includes heart attack, stroke, atrial fibrillation, congestive heart failure, and atherosclerosis.
One study reported in Nature Reviews Rheumatology finds more than 50 percent of the premature deaths in people with RA are related to heart disease. 215 more words
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA), a multifactorial progressive autoimmune disease, causes inflammation and hypertrophy in synovial tissue in joints, leading to joint tissue destruction. Treatment of RA includes a multicomponent regimen including herbs. 811 more words
As more people are learning, acknowledging and utilizing Marijuana as opposed to the highly addictive prescription pain medications currently hawked by big Pharma the question of using Cannabis is being explored on a much grander scale. 334 more words