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Same dragon, different day.

Once again, it’s been forever (OK, it just seems like forever) since I’ve checked in here at RheumaBlog. My excuse? The month of May has been a little … busy. Mom put her condo on the market last July (hard to believe it was that long ago! We’ve been living in “show” mode ever since) …

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Originally posted on Blue Wren:
I’m a quarter Finnish. My maternal great-grandparents emigrated from Finland to Saskatchewan, Canada, where they lived surrounded by vast, rustling fields of yellow wheat. My great-grandfather, I’m told, was murdered there, shot dead by another man. The remaining members of the family no longer know his story, so I have…

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Happy Sunday, everyone! I need to pass along a couple of interesting items. The first is an overview posted on Healthline.com of a Consumer Reports evaluation of treatments and medications—specifically, biologic DMARDs—for rheumatoid disease. It’s a valuable piece of info, as it offers a better understanding of how biologics are used to treat RA. Check …

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