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Bobbi's Journey With Arthrochalasia EDS

To round off EDS Awareness month for 2016 I have my first ever guest post!

This post is by my amazing friend, the lovely Bobbi of… 2,562 more words


Remaining Bold When You're Going Bald

I am a twenty-three year old woman. I am educated, strong-willed, and relatively confident. Despite all of these good things, I am also vain, especially when it comes to my hair. 1,114 more words

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Healing Baths - Five Favourites

Being a watery Piscean, I find baths very healing and comforting especially if my fibromyalgia is going through a flare up.

My favourite bath ingredients include: 246 more words


Chronic Illness and Opportunity

Last night I finished a book and started a new one: The Obstacle Is the Way. My brother got this book for me when I moved to Grand Rapids back in December and left it for me to discover after he and my parents were gone. 1,532 more words

Chronic Illness

Awareness of an Invisible Disease

May is Arthritis Awareness Month. Usually starting in April I get inquiries from various groups asking my help in raising awareness of RA and other arthritic conditions. 235 more words

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Methotrexate monotherapy and methotrexate combination therapy with traditional and biologic disease modifying antirheumatic drugs for rheumatoid arthritis: abridged Cochrane systematic review and network meta-analysis

Objective To compare methotrexate based disease modifying antirheumatic drug (DMARD) treatments for rheumatoid arthritis in patients naive to or with an inadequate response to methotrexate. 376 more words

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Passive Patient or Empowered & Educated?

It’s different things that attract our focus in #chroniclife – and unsurprisingly it’s often health related. Yes it’s slightly nerdy, often involves research, and it’s my decision,  but I’d rather be on top of managing my health than leaving it all to someone else. 455 more words