Inspiration and Support
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- Faith / Prayer (19)
- Inspirational Stories (21)
- Journaling / Diary Writing
- Online Support Group (9)
- Organizations / Foundations (21)
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I Was a Teenager With Arthritis
Diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis at age 19, I went through denial, doubts, and learning to live like it was heaven on earth.
Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis
The annual Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis takes place in cities across the United States throughout November and December. The event supports the Arthritis Foundation's mission.
Message Board / Forum
Join us in our online forum / message board. Read and post messages on the forum. It's the place for mutual sharing and support.
How to Get the Most Out of Our Online Arthritis Support Group
How to find and participate in our online arthritis support group.
Arthritis Do's and Don'ts
Arthritis advice can help you manage the disease. Consider these do's and don'ts to help you cope.
A Positive Approach To Arthritis
Positive attributes are necessary to manage life with chronic arthritis.
Setting Goals When Challenged With Arthritis
Setting goals can help you cope with arthritis.
Online Health Communities Rated High
Survey of online health information and support groups reveals glowing results.
Surviving The Loss Of Oneself (My Story)
What it's like to lose physical ability, live within limitations, and yet maintain a positive outlook on life. A recounting of the onset of rheumatoid arthritis in the late teenage years of Carol Eustice, your About Guide to Arthritis.
Online Study At Stanford To Investigate Arthritis Self-Care Techniques
People who have been diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis or fibromyalgia are invited to join a Stanford University Medical Center study of an online workshop that teaches skills for symptom management, with an emphasis on feeling better and more confident while increasing activity levels. It's called "Healthier Living with Arthritis".
Lucille Ball: Comedienne, and Arthritis Sufferer
Lucille Ball suffered from rheumatoid arthritis in her teen years and went on to become a famous comedienne and actress.
Renoir: Portrait Of Perseverance
Famous nineteenth century French artist Renoir battled severe rheumatoid arthritis and continued to create his masterpieces.
An Attitude Of Gratitude
Thanksgiving Day is a day set aside for more than just good food and togetherness. It is a day when people take time to reflect upon what they are grateful for in their lives.
We Are Each Of Us Angels
A tribute to a friend. It is an extraordinary person who chooses to embrace life, rather than shun life, especially when cloaked with illness.