Keeping It Real With Arthritis: 10 People Living Despite Rheumatoid Arthritis to Watch in 2020

Keeping It Real With Arthritis: 10 People Living Despite Rheumatoid Arthritis to Watch in 2020

These arthritis stories by a self-taught acrylic painter, an occupational therapist, a yoga instructor, and more will hopefully help you stay positive, inspired, empowered, and motivated to not let this disease define you. Pattie My name is Pattie and I have just...
Four Years Later: The Good, The Bad and The Not So Ugly of a Total Knee Replacement

Four Years Later: The Good, The Bad and The Not So Ugly of a Total Knee Replacement

  “How come you want to remember it?” “Why celebrate the anniversary of your surgery?” “Forget about it, don’t make it a big deal.” These are some of the things I have heard people tell me since my total knee replacement four years ago. Taking a moment to look at...
How the Live Yes! Arthritis Network is Helping Those in The Arthritis Community During the COVID-19 Pandemic

How the Live Yes! Arthritis Network is Helping Those in The Arthritis Community During the COVID-19 Pandemic

As we enter a new month of the COVID-19 pandemic, many of us living with arthritis or any other underlying condition already know the importance of staying home during this uncertain time in history. The world and our communities have experienced fear, stress and an...
My New Attendee Experience at HealtheVoices 19

My New Attendee Experience at HealtheVoices 19

This past weekend I had the opportunity to attend the fifth year of #HealtheVoices19 in Dallas, Texas. I left back home to Chicago more inspired and empowered than ever, here are five reasons why.     But first, what is HealtheVoices exactly? I didn’t know what it was...