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Advocates for Arthritis Takeaway: Tips for Patient Advocacy

Come with your story fully prepared! Your story should include everything you’ve been through due to your rheumatic disease. Some good things to think about are your diagnosis, any difficulties you’ve faced, and where you’re at today. Look over the material you’re given Have a decent understanding of the issues you’re bringing to Congress that […]

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My Advocates for Arthritis Experience

  Once again, I had the pleasure of flying to Washington D.C. for a couple days in late September for the American College of Rheumatology’s Advocates for Arthritis program. This year, I was more worried about missing multiple days of school, so my mom and I weren’t able to sightsee or use the getaway as […]

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