I very rarely write about my chronic illness so this is my post, I wrote it for a health story series….
Living With Rheumatoid Arthritis
A new study part funded by Arthritis Research UK has revealed that around 28 million people in the UK are living in chronic pain from conditions such as arthritis – almost triple the number experts had presumed.
So i’m not alone then, just another 1 in 28million.
I have had rheumatoid arthritis since I was 23.
It started with a swollen ankle and a telling off from the doctor about my shoes, and finished 18 months later at my final diagnosis with a calf muscle wasted away. Read more here
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