For Grace is holding their Ninth Annual Women in Pain Conference on Friday, September 23 from 8:30 AM-4 PM PT. This year, their topic is healthy ways of distracting yourself from chronic pain and increasing emotional well-being. You can attend in person or by webcast on the For Grace website.
Lene Andersen is the Community Leader for HealthCentral’s RA Community. Lene (pronounced Lena) is an award-winning writer, health and disability advocate, and photographer living in Toronto. She’s written several books, including Your Life with Rheumatoid Arthritis: Tools for Managing Treatment, Side Effects and Pain, and 7 Facets: A Meditation on Pain, as well as the award-winning blog, The Seated View. Follow Lene on Twitter @TheSeatedView and on Facebook. Watch her story on HealthCentral.