In Her Own Words: A Young Woman With
Rheumatoid Arthritis Acknowledges Her Disability

Tweet How do young people cope with chronic, debilitating conditions, like rheumatoid arthritis and fibromyalgia? Patient POV interviewed Lisa Jaffe Hubbell, a young woman, who only last month acknowledged to herself, that she is disabled, and is unlikely to regain function. Lisa is also a successful writer and blogger, who blogs regularly at Landguppy Productions.

5 Reasons Why I Find This Year’s Allergy Season
Especially Aggravating

Tweet 1.    Allegra, the non-sedating antihistamine has gone over the counter, with nearly psychedelic purple boxes knocking me down when I go into my local drugstore. It has also skyrocketed in cost. That means people with allergies are paying far more than they were paying before. One aspect of this is called cost shifting in

What the Macular Degeneration Drug Trial Means

Tweet Age-related macular degeneration is a leading cause of vision loss and blindness. The advanced form of the disease affects 1.6 million people in the United States.  That’s why results from the first year of a two-year clinical trial that tested medications for the wet form of age related macular degeneration (AMD) look promising for