Disability and chronic illness – Talk about it Tuesday

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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

Last week we had Laura from Fivelittledoves link up with her information on STEM science awareness day, encouraging children into science and maths. You can find Laura on Twitter Instagram and Facebook

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  1. November 23, 2016 / 22:26

    I’ve linked up an old post from last month. I’m currently writing a new post that keeps getting abandoned. I’m sorry that you are suffering too x

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