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Faith Graham
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A work from home seamstress & mom with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
A work from home seamstress & mom with Rheumatoid Arthritis.

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I also garden ...
I'm still battling with some of the worst pain I've experienced so far. I realized the other day that I am going on about a year since the hand pain first started. This weekend though, regardless of the pain, I have to get my garden in. I have lots of baby ...

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Pain is at all time high ...
My doctor has upped my medication but so far i'm not seeing a huge improvement. Hurts to do many everyday tasks. I'm rather grumpy. I should probably sit in the chair and rest today, but i won't. Because sitting really just makes the stiffness worse, so how...

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Still struggling...pain is at worst it's been...
I am continuing to struggle with pain. My joints and my muscles are both flared up right now. I am struggling with some very simple tasks of every day life, like stirring - I was so upset Sunday when I made a potato salad for our Mother's Day cook out and I...

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Perhaps dumping my Dr wasn't the best idea :(
I haven't posted much. I'm just not sure where to go from here. I wanted to believe that going gluten free was going to help the RA pain, it hasn't. It has definitely helped other areas, but not the RA pain. I wanted to believe getting rid of the extra medi...

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And SEW it starts
The sewing room is almost totally done, okay so it will likely never be "Done". But after tomorrow everything should be here in this house. The organization will likely be an ongoing project as I find what works and what doesn't work for me. I am currently ...

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So I am gonna make the Dr. mad ...
Okay it's confession time. I took myself off most of the medications the Dr has given me. They weren't working and every time I'd suggest to them that they weren't working, I got an attitude that I didn't know what I was talking about. I HURT, all the time....

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Sewing room progress....
Finally making some project in the sewing room move & organization. Check it out! Happy monday!

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So very sorry.... life exploded...
Girl Scout cookies came in and BAM my life exploded. I'm the leader for my daughter's troop. We ordered somewhere over 2000 boxes of cookies, so yah the last couple weeks have been a bit ummm, NUTS! And let me tell you what a great time I picked to go glute...

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Monday Rambling...
First up I am using my cervical traction unit. So far I'm not noticing much difference in my neck pain, but hoping that continual stretching of the neck will lead to less pinching and pain in my shoulders and neck. I am going through what is termed gluten w...

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Gluten free... WHY?
Thought I would provide some insight as to why I am trying to go Gluten Free in my diet. It's a big change for sure to not eat anything that has gluten in it, but you might be asking, why? You may also be like gluten? what is that? So here are some answers ...
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