Rheumatoid Arthritis Question

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How do you describe a flare to someone who doesn't have RA?

My flares aren't always exactly the same but yesterday I flared badly. I can describe it to my daughter, sorry guys most women will get this, as the overwhelming body aches and exhaustion on PMS. My entire body feels swollen and it throbs and joints ache like a fever. For my hubby and son I can only describe it as throbbing and aching in my entire body. and exhausted like I've run a marathon and haven't slept for days. And even with all that, it doesn't… read more

posted 9 months ago
A myRAteam Member said:

I have not been in remission since last May. Every day is different. Sometimes the soles of my feet bones hurt so bad I can barely walk and I can hear… read more

posted 10 days ago
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