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  Out of Joint: A Private and Public Story of Arthritis (American Lives) Mary Felstiner (Author) From Publishers Weekly Felstiner brings a feminist's eye and a historian's tool kit to this narrative of her decades-long struggle with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), a crippling autoimmune disease that afflicts more than two million Americans. Felstiner (To Paint Her [...]

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  Take Me Home from the Oscars: Arthritis, Television, Fashion, and Me Christine Schwab (Author) Review “This beautiful book of hope will inspire all of those who live with adversity… the Oscar story will just break your heart but show you how far you can go if you have determination and a positive attitude.” – [...]

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  Nicole's Story: A Book about a Girl with Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis (Meeting the Challenge Virginia Totorica Aldape (Author), Lillian S. Kossacoff (Photographer), li Kossacoff (Author) From School Library Journal Kindergarten-Grade 5?Eight-year-old Nicole has Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis. Her parents are divorced; she has a cat at her mother's house and a dog at her father's [...]

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[Book] Just for Kicks

Just for Kicks Judy Dearborn Nill (Author) Product Description Sixteen-year-old Petra Goodwyn longs for two things: to be a normal teen and to win the love of Chas LaGuardia. What starts as a lark ends in a threat to Petra's health when she takes up martial arts because Chas teaches it. Denying the fragility of [...]

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WWW.WHATIBOUGHTTODAY.COM/SCREENSHOT/PDL/ Keeping A Secret: A Story About Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis Elizabeth Murphy-Melas (Author) Review "a thoughtful and engaging story of one girl's journey from diagnosis to treatment." . -- Helen Belisle, Executive Director, Arthritis National Research Foundation, October 2001 Product Description Why can't Jennifer play soccer or jump rope? Any child with a chronic disease [...]

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