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I have AS, I deal with it. We all know the challenges, I promised I would never miss a day of work due to it,…

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My experience with Rheumatologists wasn’t great. I remember one saying “we don’t know what causes it, 30% of people will have chronic RA, 30% of…

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ByCarrie Bonin

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The first time I complained to my doctor about pain in the morning was around 16.  His response was “Most people wake up with some…

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ByJen Johnson-Crosby

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Jen Johnson-Crosby Many of you may or may not know about the medical issues that have been going on within my body. They have changed…

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ByGillian & Albert

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My name is Gillian and I have been living with Ankylosing Spondylitis all my life, one way or another. As a child, I was aware my…

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ByKristen Ray

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Kristen Ray My journey with Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS) has been very long, my first memories of symptoms starting at around age 6. Back then AS…

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ByJane Bruckel

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ByMac Reynolds

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My AS story began when I was a 19 year old missionary in England, pounding the pavement all day every day...

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