RA Diabetes – Rheumatoid Arthritis and Diabetes

RDBlog Week Day 5 Everything Else
Published: 2019-10-04
160 Today is Day three of RDBlog week The annual time when those of us who blog in the Rheumatic Diseases space blog about our condition Today s prompt is Everything else Is there something we missed in this year s prompts This wildcard is your place to add it in Not everything made our list 8230 The post RDBlog Week Day 5 8211 Everything Else appeared first on RADiabetes
RDBlog Week Day 4 Community
Published: 2019-10-02
Today is Day four of RDBlog week The annual time when those of us who blog in the Rheumatic Diseases space blog about our condition Today s prompt is Community Our community is often hard on each other even going as far as accusing others of not having RA when they can physically do more 8230 The post RDBlog week day 4 8211 Community appeared first on RADiabetes
RDBlog Week Day 3 I Am Not Healthy But I Am Not Sick Either
Published: 2019-10-02
160 Today is Day three of RDBlog week The annual time when those of us who blog in the Rheumatic Diseases space blog about our condition Today s prompt is Health If you have RD are you healthy We have an evolving sense of health in our community What is your definition of health and 8230 The post RDBlog week day 3 8211 I am not healthy but I am not sick either appeared first on RADiabetes
Day 2 RDBlog Week I Quit
Published: 2019-10-01
160 Welcome to day two of RDBlog week the annual time when those of us who blog in the Rheumatic Diseases space blog about our condition Today s prompt is Adjust How do you adjust to the effects of RD on your career dreams goals I did not adjust very well At first I tried 8230 The post Day 2 RDBlog week 8211 I quit appeared first on RADiabetes
DAY 1 RDBlog Week Dealing With Other Diagnoses
Published: 2019-9-29
160 Welcome to day one of RDBlog week the annual time when those of us who blog in the Rheumatic Diseases space blog about our life Today I am writing about interactions between conditions I chose the twisting roller coaster as the featured image because that is sometimes what I feel like as I try 8230 The post DAY 1 RDBlog week Dealing With Other Diagnoses appeared first on RADiabetes
Arthritis And Medicare How Are You Covered
Published: 2019-5-23
Today I am presenting a post from a friend of mine Danielle Kunkle Roberts who works with a company 8216 Boomer Benefits 8216 that helps Medicare recipients choose supplemental and Medigap plans I asked Danielle if she would write a primer for my site on how Medicare works and helps us understand how we can maximize benefits 8230 The post Arthritis and Medicare How are you covered appeared first on RADiabetes
Seven Ways To Improve Injections
Published: 2019-4-09
Many RA medications come in the form of self-injectables Over the last 18 years I have heard many people complain that they cannot learn to give themselves injections or if they can it is always difficult to do so I never had this issue but then again I have been injecting myself since June 18 8230 The post Seven Ways to Improve Injections appeared first on RADiabetes
Up The Down Staircase
Published: 2019-3-28
I celebrated an anniversary in November 2018 A minor one for most people but for me it was a big deal That was the sixth anniversary of using my current biologic medication Seven years ago things were a mess How did I come to be on my current biologic for RA In 2012 I was 8230 The post Up the Down Staircase appeared first on RADiabetes
RA The Invader
Published: 2019-3-04
160 I read a lot of WWII books and magazines I inherited the fascination from my father who showed me hour after hour of a program on Saturday afternoons Victory at Sea If you are over the age of 60 you likely remember the program and if not it was about great naval battles of 8230 The post RA the Invader appeared first on RADiabetes
New Medical ID And A Coupon Code
Published: 2019-2-26
160 New Year medical ID For years I have worn medical ID jewelry In 1974 when I was diagnosed with diabetes and on my second day in the hospital my parents brought me a bracelet with the label Type 1 Diabetes It was one of the things I disliked the most about those days I 8230 The post New Medical ID and A Coupon Code appeared first on RADiabetes