Moms with Rheumatoid Arthritis

For Moms with Rheumatoid Arthritis.....just a place for Moms to support other Moms with RA.....a little understanding can go a long way!


Where do I begin?

Hi to all. I'm new to this whole thing so forgive me if I take awhile to get the hang of things. I'm a young (21 yrs to be exact) single mother to two amazing babies and I've...


New to the Group

Hello!! I just joined circle of moms so I could be a part of the RA group. I was diagnosed after the birth of my son 5 years ago but just started medicine about 4 months ago....


with Enbrel and still on pain

I new with RA and I had taking since 7 months ago enbrel.. everything was fine until 3 weeks ago that I had noticed that the pain is getting increased little by little. It is...



I am a new Enbrel user...this week will be my 3rd injection. Can anyone give me some tips on making this injection hurt LESS??? Would an ice pack to my thigh before I do the...


can you help my friend?

Natasha and Simon truly deserve this Prize. Tash suffers with daily pain from Arthritis that she developed at 18months, but will tell you that she has "good and bad days" in...


Is anyone sick all the time?

Geez! Enough with being sick all the time! I'm glad my meds are working and that I can function, get myself dressed, and even exercise, but I'm soooooo tired of always having...


New to the group

Hello! Just wanted to introduce myself, as I am new to this "circle." :) My name is Crystal and I'm 30 years old, the mother of 2 - my son is 4 and my daughter is 2. I was...


New & Intro

Hi there! I am new to this group, and newly diagnosed with RA. I was just diagnosed last week, and was started on 200 mg of Hydroxchlor & 50mg Diclofenac (both twice daily)....


Hi there, New with questions

So, first I'll say hello, and hopefully I can be of help as well as getting help here. I'm a 30 year old mom of two (18 months and 5 years) and have recently been showing...


Discrimination in the workplace.

Does anyone else get mistreated at work because of having arthritis? If so, how do you handle it? There is an elderly woman that I work with that makes rude comments about me...


Excercising and Fatigue?

Hello all- I am new here. Actually, I have had RA since I was fourteen (nearly 16 years now), and I have never belonged to a support group or even really known anyone well who...


Feeling Down

Any one have any ideas to beat the blues??? Waiting for meds to start working is so frustrating!!