Rheumatoid arthritis is a painful disease. Sometimes distraction is helpful. One of my distractions is baking with my sourdough starter.
It took me three years to understand my cancer experience. I had become numb as the experience was so difficult and too much to bear.
The thirteenth black box warning for methotrexate is soft tissue necrosis.
Glucocorticoids are naturally produced by the body. For those with RA the body does not produce enough during inflammation. Synthetics, such as, Medrol and prednisone are prescribed.
Not long ago those with RA suffered in agony as their bodies became mutilated . We now have a variety of drugs to reduce those symptoms. Let’s take a closer look at what these drugs are doing.
Have a peaceful day and good fortune in the new year.
Asking the unvaccinated to consider those in cancer treatment, those with autoimmune diseases and children who are not eligible for a vaccine. Wear a mask. Be vaccinated time three.
The start of a flare is discouraging especially during the holidays.
Holiday time may seem overwhelming when you have RA. You can have a good time, but you will need to make a few adjustments.
Managing RA on a daily basis is not easy. Managing RA and holiday responsibilities may feel overwhelming. This series of articles offers suggestions on managing. This article explains how to handle your needs with the post office.