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Life, for once, is on the up and up ! Last week I had this brilliant idea (I thought) for doing a survey of RD Medications and treatments as there seem to be so many out there and received quite a good response – thanks Carla !   554 more words

Rheumatoid Arthritis

When your heart wants something but the mind is not ok with it...

After taking double dose of cortishot for a week finally my body, flares and pains are under my control. Last week when nothing seems to be working anymore I have made up my mind to quit my job , stay at home and take care of my health. 247 more words

Rheumatoid Arthritis

The London Marathon

So today I should have been running the London Marathon. My first marathon.

I have wanted to run London my entire life. I knew as soon as I started running it was going to be my ultimate target. 351 more words


Diagnosis Days - from RR to RA

Almost a year ago now I wrote about the day of my diagnosis and made it sound oh so dramatic… which in my defence at that point it felt that way. 867 more words

Numb me out

Struggling again. Sciatica pain has stopped me from doing more than just walking (which hurts). Now that I’m close to the end of my radio drama script, I took the time to really look at the terms and conditions on the BBC site. 479 more words

Learning to pace myself

I am still learning how to pace myself under the changes to health and lifestyle that RA brings. I keep trying to do what I did before, and I simply cannot. 531 more words

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