Most of us need 8 hours sleep. Those of us with RA really need 10 hours sleep.
Feeling poorly and a visit to the hospital.
Rheumatoid cachexia is a dangerous condition. It is missed as a diagnosis because it exists alongside obesity. It exists in a RA body beginning its spiral downward.
I graduated from the wound clinic. My wound is doing well. I wish I was not in such a bad flare, but I hope it lessens soon.
I wrote this article in 2016. It is as true today as it was then. The spirit of a person with RA is amazing.
When you have RA, we wonder what we should or should not eat. Those with RA have more food sensitivities.
Actemra. Week thirteen. Absentee voting. Candy for Halloween.
Finding helpful information about rheumatoid arthritis on the internet is not as hard as you might think.
Finally, I am free of the negative pressure machine and all its tubing. It is a relief. My wound is still raw. It will take a long time to heal, but it is on its way.
My focus is back to my RA. It is a tough one.
Those of us with autoimmune diseases struggle constantly with our relationship with our drugs. Maybe it is time to stop struggling.