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Learning to embrace life with MS
May 19, 2017
Jamie discusses his journey to live life to its fullest, while being a loving husband and father, and while overcoming Multiple...
Multiple Sclerosis and a positive attitude
May 19, 2017 • 1 comment
Ann, a Carenity member, shares her story with MS and how she maintains a positive attitude to face life and celebrate who she...
Living with ulcerative colitis is not an easy thing to do
Apr 26, 2017 • 1 comment
"Every day, because of my ulcerative colitis, I am always having to monitor my bowel movements ... because things can change drastically within a 15 minute period of time...my body can change sizes...
Managing rheumatoid arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis
Apr 25, 2017 • 2 comments
@Painful247 discovered she carries a gene called HLA-B27, which could be the potential culprit to her being diagnosed with two chronic inflammatory conditions: rheumatoid arthritis and ankylosing...
Breast Cancer: Ask questions, knowledge is power!
Mar 7, 2017 • 2 comments
"It really didn’t occur to me that cancer might kill me; I was far more concerned about losing my privacy and anonymity.I didn’t tell my family or friends, I’m a very private person and just...
COPD: When diagnosed, don't give up
Mar 7, 2017
@Katieoxo22's everyday life is very impacted in all aspects by COPD; however, she has made many adaptations, such as a stair lift; avoids smoky situations and other triggers; eats sensibly; and...