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Danielle Tipton
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Slowly working on changing the face of rheumatology, & the stereotypes of Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Slowly working on changing the face of rheumatology, & the stereotypes of Rheumatoid Arthritis.

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First post of 2016! Update
I know, it’s been forever since I’ve written.   So long, in fact, that I don’t even consider myself a writer at this point.   I’ve had so much going on outside of the kids’ health that I just fell out of practice.   So, a quick catch up.   I’m kind of excit...

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National Drug Facts Week- Medicine Safety
As a professional patient (or caregiver), some of the most important things that you have to worry about are medicine related.  How many of you patients out there know the side effects of your medicines?  How many of you understand what your medicines do?  ...

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All is Well!
Oh, for once I can say that it's wonderful to not be writing much!  I write much more when things are going wrong.  Lately, everyone is doing pretty well! I truly feel that all of the work that we put into getting Emily on growth hormones has helped tremend...

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World Autoimmune Arthritis Day!
Greetings! I would like to invite you all to come join me for a live blog chat/ interview from 7 P.M. to 8 P.M. EST for World Autoimmune Arthritis Day.  Because it covers several countries and time zones, the event starts on May 19 and runs until May 21st. ...

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Our last hospital visit. Ugh.
I've had a few days to ponder and mull now.  I still feel a little numb, and just exhausted.  My Facebook friends know most of this, but I didn't want to leave anyone out. I had emailed the nurse practitioner at our rheumies office last Monday, in preparati...

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Pain management and coping techniques
Pain Management and Coping Skills Pain management has been somewhat of a hot topic lately.  Since I am on a little vacation, now seemed like a great time to talk about it.  When one has chronic pain, one needs to figure out what works for them to help deal ...

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Where we stand today

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If YOU have a child with juvenile arthritis, read this entry to find the link to enter to win the book "Living with Juvenile Arthritis: A Parent's Guide".

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Another crazy day in our life

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