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Britt J Johnson

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Cooking Doesn't Have to Suck with RA

Here are the tips and tools you need to make cooking easy with rheumatoid arthritis.

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Healthy Diet and Exercise with RA

With rheumatoid arthritis, it can feel impossible to put energy into eating well and exercising. Here's how to make it work.

Becoming Empowered With RA

Becoming Empowered With RA

October 12 is World Arthritis Day and there is no better time to talk about empowering our individual and collective voices.

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Celebrate #ChronicLife

Celebrate the anniversary of #ChronicLife, a day when people with chronic illness live-tweet about their experiences.

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Tips for Maintaining Friendships

A chronic condition affects your social life, but it doesn’t mean you can’t have close friends. Follow these six tips for developing strong bonds and support.

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Join the #ChronicLife Movement

Tweeting about living with a chronic illness like RA has inspired many people in the social media community. Find out how to make your voice heard.

Practical Tips for Managing RA Pain

Practical Tips for Managing RA Pain

First, we have to recognize that we’re in pain. Sounds silly, right? Wrong.

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"I'm Fine" (AKA I'm Most Definitely Not Fine)

Here is how to stop saying these two words and start accepting the help and support you need and deserve.

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Motherhood with RA

Being pregnant while living with RA can be complicated, but it doesn’t have to stop you from having children.