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Audrey K. Patient Expert

San Francisco, California
A 33 year old, hockey loving Canuck from Northern Ontario. In 2005, I was diagnosed with Rheumatoid Arthritis and Marfan's Syndrome which sparked an interest in research and sharing my experiences with an autoimmune disease and a connetive tissue disorder.
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Let’s Start at the Beginning (Part Two) by Audrey K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis Let’s Start at the Beginning (Part Two) Posted by Aud in Rheumatoid Arthritis Read on »
Let’s Start at the Beginning (Part One) by Audrey K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis Let’s Start at the Beginning (Part One) Posted by Aud in Rheumatoid Arthritis Read on »
I’m Too Young For This by Audrey K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis I’m Too Young For This Posted by Aud in Rheumatoid Arthritis Read on »
Natural Remedies for Managing Rheumatoid Arthritis - Part One by Audrey K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis Natural Remedies for Managing Rheumatoid Arthritis - Part One Posted by Aud in Natural Health, Rheumatoid Arthritis Read on »
Alcohol May Cut the Risk of Arthritis by Audrey K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis Alcohol May Cut the Risk of Arthritis Posted by Aud in Diet & Nutrition, Rheumatoid Arthritis Read on »
Personal Diet Interacts with Arthritis by Audrey K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis Personal Diet Interacts with Arthritis Posted by Aud in Diet & Nutrition, Rheumatoid Arthritis Read on »
A Day in My Life with Arthritis by Audrey K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis A Day in My Life with Arthritis Posted by Aud in Diet & Nutrition, Exercise, Family, Rheumatoid Arthritis Read on »
Controlling Arthritis Pain With Life’s Little Joys by Audrey K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis Controlling Arthritis Pain With Life’s Little Joys Posted by Aud in Pain Management, Rheumatoid Arthritis Read on »
Living in My World with People Who Don’t have Rheumatoid Arthritis by Audrey K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis I’m not in contact day to day with another person who has a chronic condition like I have (at least not to my knowledge), so I don’t know what it’s like dealing with a pers ... Read on »
Living in My World with People Who Don’t have Rheumatoid Arthritis by Audrey K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis I’m not in contact day to day with another person who has a chronic condition like I have (at least not to my knowledge), so I don’t know what it’s like dealing with a perso ... Read on »
A Quick Glance at the Tests Used for Rheumatoid Arthritis Diagnosis by Audrey K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis When I was diagnosed with Rheumatoid Arthritis in 2005, I had one blood test performed and some x-rays ordered, and at the time that was my extent of knowledge to the range ... Read on »
A Quick Glance at the Tests Used for Rheumatoid Arthritis Diagnosis by Audrey K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis When I was diagnosed with Rheumatoid Arthritis in 2005, I had one blood test performed and some x-rays ordered, and at the time that was my extent of knowledge to the range ... Read on »
Major Rheumatoid Arthritis Myths by Audrey K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis I’ve come across some funny comments that people make when they learn I have Rheumatoid Arthritis, some comments are just simple while others I find more frustrating. So her ... Read on »
Major Rheumatoid Arthritis Myths by Audrey K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis I’ve come across some funny comments that people make when they learn I have Rheumatoid Arthritis, some comments are just simple while others I find more frustrating. So her ... Read on »
9 Things I Asked my Rheumatologist by Audrey K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis You’ve been referred to a Rheumatoid Arthritis specialist (Rheumatologist) and you’re anticipating your first visit. I’m sure you’re feeling anxious, nervous, intimidated an ... Read on »
9 Things I Asked my Rheumatologist by Audrey K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis You’ve been referred to a Rheumatoid Arthritis specialist (Rheumatologist) and you’re anticipating your first visit. I’m sure you’re feeling anxious, nervous, intimidated an ... Read on »
Getting a Grip on Rheumatoid Arthritis Pain Even When My Hands Are Sore by Audrey K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis The deep aches and sharp stings of Rheumatoid Arthritis pain are things I’ve learned to live with over the past few years. The first few months after diagnosis were terribl ... Read on »
Getting a Grip on Rheumatoid Arthritis Pain Even When My Hands Are Sore by Audrey K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis The deep aches and sharp stings of Rheumatoid Arthritis pain are things I’ve learned to live with over the past few years. The first few months after diagnosis were terrible ... Read on »
Meeting the Rheumatologists and Getting a Little More Familiar with Rheumatoid Arthritis by Audrey K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis In my last post I left off venting about my ‘ugly man shoes’ and the anticipation of meeting my Rheumatologist during the first few weeks of being diagnosed with Rhe ... Read on »
Meeting the Rheumatologists and Getting a Little More Familiar with Rheumatoid Arthritis by Audrey K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis In my last post I left off venting about my ‘ugly man shoes’ and the anticipation of meeting my Rheumatologist during the first few weeks of being diagnosed wi ... Read on »