https://www.healthcentral.com/article/a-story-of-advocacy-with-rheumatoid-arthritis
Rheumatoid ArthritisAdvocacy

A Trip Outside My RA-Comfort Zone

Sometimes, talking about living with RA and the pain and vulnerabilities that accompany it can be just as daunting as hiking a mountain — literally

Emil and his wife hiking Camelback Mountain in Scottsdale, AZ.
Emil and his wife hiking Camelback Mountain in Scottsdale, AZ.Emil DeAndreis
    Emil and his wife at the Invisible Project gala.
    Emil and his wife at the Invisible Project gala.Emil DeAndreis
    Emil DeAndreis

    Emil DeAndreis

    @EmilDeAndreis

    Emil DeAndreis is a baseball coach, and an English professor at College of San Mateo. His memoir, Hard To Grip, chronicles his journey of losing a professional baseball career to rheumatoid arthritis. He lives in San Francisco with his wife. Follow along with Emil on Twitter.

    Emil is also a Social Ambassador for the RAHealthCentral Facebook page.