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Video: Rheumatoid Patient Foundation Gives RA Patients a Voice

Rheumatoid Patient Foundation badgeThis week, the Rheumatoid Patient Foundation (RPF) conducts our first exhibit at the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) Annual Scientific Meeting. Beginning tomorrow, we’ll present our video The Faces of Rheumatoid Disease to doctors, researchers, and industry attending the ACR meeting. We’ve also prepared other materials that we’ll be sharing with you in the coming days, including literature, art, and a slideshow!

Together we can do more. And we’ve already begun!

Please join us! You are welcome and needed at the RPF! Watch this 3 minute video!

The mission of the Rheumatoid Patient Foundation is to improve the lives of people living with Rheumatoid Disease, also commonly called Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA).

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Kelly O'Neill

Kelly O'Neill (formerly Kelly Young) has worked about 12 years as an advocate helping patients to be better informed and have a greater voice in their healthcare. She is the author of the best-selling book Rheumatoid Arthritis Unmasked: 10 Dangers of Rheumatoid Disease. Kelly received national acknowledgement with the 2011 WebMD Health Hero award. She is the president of the Rheumatoid Patient Foundation. Through her writing and speaking, she builds a more accurate awareness of rheumatoid disease (RD) aka rheumatoid arthritis (RA) geared toward the public and medical community; creates ways to empower patients to advocate for improved diagnosis and treatment; and brings recognition and visibility to the RA patient journey. In addition to RA Warrior, she writes periodically for newsletters, magazines, and websites. There are over 60,000 connections of her highly interactive Facebook page. You can also connect with Kelly on Twitter or YouTube, or LinkedIn. She created the hashtag: #rheum. Kelly is a mother of five, longtime home-schooler, NASA enthusiast, and NFL fan. She has lived over fourteen years with unrelenting RD. See also https:/

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One thought on “Video: Rheumatoid Patient Foundation Gives RA Patients a Voice

  • November 5, 2011 at 4:09 pm

    Has anyone had cottisone shots with lidocaine ? OR
    synvisc shots, esp. in the knee ? If so, please let me know the good and bad effects. Txs.


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