Really Honest Answers About Rheumatoid ArthritisEpisode 3

What’s Been the Toughest Challenge Living With RA?

Surprisingly, the pain, stiffness, fatigue, and other symptoms aren’t always the worst part of living with RA. It’s often the stigma that stings the most.

Deen Allen’s RA pain is no joke, but with good treatment and sheer determination, he can hang. The stigma that comes with this often-debilitating chronic disease is different story. He’s got some words for the people who come at him with phrases like: “Oh, arthritis? I have that, too” and “But you don’t look sick.”