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12 Must-Reads if You Have Rheumatoid Arthritis

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Rheumatoid Arthritis Books You Should Read


Take Me Home from the Oscars
Skyhorse Publishing

"Take Me Home from the Oscars: Arthritis, Television, Fashion, and Me"


Errant Gods
Ratatoskr Publishing

"Errant Gods"


Your Life with Rheumatoid Arthritis: Tools for Managing Treatment, Side Effects and Pain
Two North Books

"Your Life With Rheumatoid Arthritis: Tools for Managing Treatment, Side Effects and Pain"


Enemy Within: A Memoir of Strength, Determination and Acceptance
New Holland Publishers

"Enemy Within: A Memoir of Strength, Determination and Acceptance"


Schaffner Press

"Hard to Grip: A Memoir of Youth, Baseball, and Chronic Illness"


The Rheumatoid Arthritis Cookbook: Anti-Inflammatory Recipes to Fight Flares and Fatigue
Rockridge press

"The Rheumatoid Arthritis Cookbook: Anti-Inflammatory Recipes to Fight Flares and Fatigue"


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"So Young: A Life Lived With Rheumatoid Arthritis"


The Faerie Mule
Kris Lindbeck

"The Faerie Mule"


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"A Resilient Life: Learning to Thrive, Not Just Survive, with Rheumatoid Arthritis"


Taking Charge: Making Your Healthcare Appointments Work for You
Ricky White

"Taking Charge: Making Your Healthcare Appointments Work for You"


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"Rheumatoid Arthritis Unmasked: 10 Dangers of Rheumatoid Disease"


The First Year: Rheumatoid Arthritis: An Essential Guide for the Newly Diagnosed
Da Capo Press

"The First Year: Rheumatoid Arthritis: An Essential Guide for the Newly Diagnosed"


Lene  Andersen, MSW

Lene Andersen, MSW

@TheSeatedView

Lene Andersen is an author, health and disability advocate, and photographer living in Toronto. Lene (pronounced Lena) has lived with rheumatoid arthritis since she was four years old and uses her experience to help others with chronic illness. She has 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.

Lene serves on HealthCentral's Health Advocates Advisory Board, and is a Social Ambassador for the RAHealthCentral on Facebook page, facebook.com/rahealthcentral. She is also one of HealthCentral's Live Bold, Live Now heroes — watch her incredible journey of living with RA.