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End the Opioid Stigma for Chronic Pain

While politicians, policy makers, and medical experts are arguing about the best way to solve the opioid crisis, the blogger behind Chronic Mom says opioids saved her life.

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5 RA Questions With Actress Julie Chayko

Learn how she pushes through her rheumatoid arthritis to continue dancing, acting, and performing on stage in front of a live audience.

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Confronting RA by Getting Back on The Bike

Read the story of Randy Headrick and how a motorcross accident kickstarted his journey with rheumatoid arthritis.

“‘Nevertheless, She Persisted’ is my philosophy regarding both my health and my life in general. I won’t let RA win.” -Sandy

Misdiagnosed: A Rheumatoid Arthritis Story

Find out why it took Sandy 15 years and a painful Zumba class to finally get diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis.

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Pro Golfer Kristy McPherson On Life With RA

The LGPA's Kristy McPherson was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis as a young child, and she was told she’d never play competitive sports. Look at her now.

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American Ninja Warrior Host on Living With RA

Diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis at 31, standup comic and American Ninja Warrior host Matt Iseman finds strength in comedy and community.

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Fierce Mom on a Mission: Paula Fitzgibbons

Blogger and mother talks about living with RA, how her children adjust to her chronic illness, and how she helps them cope with their own.

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Winter Gloves For People with RA

After years of suffering through the winter, this mom invented gloves that would perfectly fit and comfort her hands that were disfigured from RA.

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10 Rheumatoid Arthritis Advocates to Follow

If you live with rheumatoid arthritis, you can find inspiration by following these 10 bloggers and advocates.