so true...and you never get past the part about "not being your old self". Well, I haven't. I still try to do like I used to, and then suffer for the next three days! Just hardheaded, I guess.
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Life with Rheumatoid Arthritis, Auto-Immune Disease, Fibromyalgia/Chronic Illness, Pulmonary Sarcoidosis, Hyperaldosteronism. #spoonie
When I hear healthy people complain about their problems, I wish I could change lives with them. I'd gladly trade their issues for mine but for some reason, God thinks I'm strong enough to live this life and so here I am.
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Nail on the head. YES!!!! - RA Chicks, Rheumatoid Arthritis and Autoimmune Arthritis for rachicks.com
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And the main treatment- immunosupressant -I take to control it, has been known to cause a type of cancer. So, yeah, there's that.
Take this methotrexate and plaquenil, they said. You'll feel better in a few months, they said. So...how many months was that again?
Sometimes the strength within you is not a big fiery flame for all to see, it is just a tiny spark that whispers ever so softly: "You got this. Keep going." - Ohh such truth!