My apologies for this being so late, my flare got in my way this week.
- Mistakes Patients Should Avoid When First Taking to the Web— An article of fof Wego Health about the do’s and don’ts of health blogging, something I’ll be elaborating on in an upcoming post.
- Rheumatoid Arthritis Leaves One in Three Patients Depressed and Lonely— An article that touches on the emotional/mental aspect of living with this debilitating disease, from social isolation to the depression that comes with losing your physical abilities; the emotional toll the disease takes on patients is just as painful as the physical symptoms.
- World Autoimmune Arthritis Day— World Autoimmune Arthritis Day is a day just for autoimmune arthritis (Lupus, RA, Still’s Disease, JRA, etc). It’s a day to wear purple and blue and make it known that your disease is not just arthritis. For announcements and tips on getting involved, check out the link.
- ABC’s of RA: Preparing for a Flare— A great detailed post to prepare you for future flares! Relevant to other Autoimmune Arthritis conditions as well.
Blog of the week: Project3x5-- A refreshingly positive portrait of life with CRPS/RSD from the perspective of a a vibrant young woman stopping to “smell the roses.”