You toss and turn, desperate for a comfortable position and much needed rest. The clock seems to taunt you as minutes turn to hours and still, sleep does not come. Not for lack of exhaustion, mind you, you are certain you could sleep for… Continue Reading “Are You Living with Painsomnia? Pain driven sleeplessness and you.”
It’s almost here! The most wonderful time of the year, or so the song says. If you have rheumatoid arthritis it may look more like a danger laden obstacle course than a time for joyous celebration. Filled with stress, commitments, and expectations, Christmas is… Continue Reading “Surviving Christmas With Rheumatoid Arthritis”
If you have a loved one with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA), you have probably noticed that it comes with its own set of challenges. Aching joints, exhaustion, and physical limitations are likely to rule their lives. Give them the gift of relief this year! We… Continue Reading “Best Gifts for Rheumatoid Arthritis 2019 Edition”
The sun shines brightly on the shimmering ice, Frost bitten and shivering, the world comes to life The light hits my lids and they begin to open Then I move my big toe and the spell is broken. With a crunch and crack, I… Continue Reading “Frost Bitten and Shivering”
There is no doubt about it, winter with arthritis can be rough. The following tips can make it more bearable.
Becoming disabled is not an easy road. Read on for my story.
Life with chronic disease comes with special challenges. One of them is finding the energy and ability to tackle life when things get really busy.