One step forward, two steps back. Most people see backwards steps as a negative thing. But I figure those backwards steps aren't a disaster – it's more like a cha cha.Rheumatoid Arthritis was the last thing I expected, but there I was, on the floor of my kitchen, crying my heart out with a diagnosis that would change the rest of my life.I was in denial for so long. Once I changed my mindset, all those other changes seemed easy.
At first, I put it down to getting older, but then it reached a point where I could hardly walk. I’ve learned not to over do things when I am feeling good. Find someone that will be your sounding board when you need to de-stress. Remember that people can't always deal with listening to someone who is down all the time. Find a goal each day and achieve it.