Rheumatoid Arthritis

What People with Chronic Illness Can Do To Support Their Partners


Support your partner

Be honest

Be respectful

Form a partnership


Never stop growing

Be ready for new things

Have fun

Be ready for your partner to have health issues

No formula works for everybody

Be smart

Focus outside yourself and marriage

Love your partner

Lawrence 'Rick' Phillips

Lawrence 'Rick' Phillips


Lawrence “Rick” Phillips is 59 years old and loves to laugh, have fun, and write his blog. Rick blogs at RADiabetes, and he is frequent contributor to TUDiabetes and CreakyJoints. Rick coordinates the annual RABlog Week activities, which will occur September 25 to October 1, 2017.