OH - Chesterland

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Live Yes! Connect relaunched: 2019

Live Yes! Connect Facilitator: Angie               Type of Arthritis:  Rheumatoid Arthritis,

About this Live Yes! Connect Group:   

My vision for the Live Yes! Connect group is to reach out to those who have been diagnosed with arthritis a place to turn to gain knowledge not only from myself or the Arthritis Foundation but from other members with their experience.

I would like to become a facilitator because I know what it is like to be diagnosed with arthritis and having no where to turn to for help or information or even to talk to with what I was going through.

About: Angie

I have been in a car accident back in 2008 and my left hand had been fractured by the airbag. After 6 months the fracture hasn't healed and had my first surgery. The pain intensified as a ganglion cyst on the formed on the the incision so I had a second surgery to remove the plate and screws thinking that I may have been having a reaction to the plate. Of course pain gotten worse and went to get a second opinion and they have diagnosed me with RSDS. A year later (3 1/2 years after accident) had bloodwork done by my primary and some markers were extremely high and recommended I see a rheumatologist and at the 2nd visit diagnosed me with Lupus.

I have also been diagnosed Fibromylagia, RSDS in the left hand, Osteo-Arthritis, Osteopenia and arthritis in back.

 

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Type: 
Adult

Facilitator(s)

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Angie Horvath

Goals

Live Yes! Arthritis Network provides personalized help and support to Adults living with all types of arthritis and rheumatic conditions and Parents /Guardians of children living with arthritis. Our programs offer opportunities for connection, education and empowerment via Live Yes! Connect Groups, Online Community and Conferences.

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