What you don’t read or sometimes even discover while living with RA is that your RA is not my RA.
To be a community of people who truly support each other, it is important to understand that RA affects each of us differently. Too often friends in our community are discredited because they present themselves as being happy, work a job, attend social gatherings, or participate in sports, and workout regularly. Comments toward these people are often angry or go as far as accusing them of not really having RA. To read more, please head over to HealthCentral. Leave a comment here to share how you fit into the RA community and ideas you have for improving our community so everyone feels included.