https://www.healthcentral.com/article/caring-for-your-body-when-you-have-chronic-illness
Rheumatoid ArthritisSelf Care

The Other Half: Caring For the Rest of Your Body When You Have a Chronic Illness

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    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.