Monthly archives: September, 2012

Kindred

“What did you want that you didn’t have while you were a child being treated for cancer?” Without fail that is one of the MOST common questions I have been asked through the years of my survivorship. My answer has NEVER changed: a friend in kind, kindred. Friend is defined as one who is attached …

When Life hands you Lemons…

A guest post from our TweetChat guest – Deb Stanzak who is the Founder/CEO of RonWear Port-able Clothing®. This chat is scheduled for 9/18/12 @8pm ET www.tweetchat.com #treatdiarieschat! The old adage: “When life hands you lemons, make lemonade” is true.  But you have to 1) squeeze them into the pitcher, 2) add sweetness 3) share the goodness!  With …

Curious about Autoimmune Arthritis Disease Types? Meet IAAM!

The International Autoimmune Arthritis Movement (IAAM, pronounced “I Am”) is the first and only nonprofit created to focus solely on primary joint diseases with an autoimmune component.  They realized these 7 diseases (plus Mixed Connective Tissue Disease and the Undifferentiated Connective Tissue/Spondyloarthropathies)* are the most similar to eachother in onset, disease symptoms and treatment plans.  …

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