May 5, 2020

#GivingTuesdayNow

April 29, 2020

An Autoimmune Mom’s Choice: Happiness As The Mom You Are

As an Autoimmune Mom, you learn very quickly that you have a choice, to let go of the mom you thought you would be and become […]
April 27, 2020

This Too Shall Pass 

We’ve all heard this expression countless times in a variety of contexts, and today, more than ever, it encourages hope for a better tomorrow as communities […]
April 16, 2020

Slow Down, Be Proactive With Doctors… and Take Care of You

January 2013, I turned 40. I had planned on celebrating, but I was too sick. One month later I finally learned what caused the dizziness, severe […]
April 15, 2020

National Webinar: Managing Stress and Promoting Well-Being in the Midst of the COVID-19 Pandemic

 Recorded April 23, 2020 Managing stress is vital for people with autoimmune disease to maintain good health. This is especially important during the current health […]
April 7, 2020

Managing Stress in Challenging Times

Robert H. Phillips, Ph.D., Director, The Coping Counselors at the Center for Coping, Hicksville, NY.Member, AARDA National Board of Directors The current coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has […]
April 6, 2020
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Expert Advice: Autoimmune Disease and COVID-19…What You Need to Know

On Friday, April 3, AARDA was honored to co-hosted a briefing with the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and in conjunction with the National Coalition of […]
April 6, 2020
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Hand in Hand: Communicating with Friends + Family with the Daily Uncertainty of an Autoimmune Condition

In family and friendship, illness sometimes proves to be a delicate dance. In some ways I am fortunate.  I am happily married to an amazing man.  […]
April 2, 2020

ADAM 2020: A March to Remember

What a March it has been! Thanks to each and every one of you who has engaged with us over the last 30 days during ADAM […]
March 31, 2020

Thank You. #ADAM20

As AARDA begins to wrap up another year of our ADAM campaign, we just wanted to take a moment to thank you. Even though the world […]
March 26, 2020

Autoimmune Disease Awareness Month: Common Threads For Us All

The month has flown by — and with it, Autoimmune Disease Awareness Month is coming to a close, as winter turns to spring. I love that […]
March 25, 2020

Self Care For Autoimmune Moms: Walking the Gold-Lined Path

At least once or twice a year, I go to Rocky Mountain National Park to feed my soul – the photo below is one that I […]
March 23, 2020
COVID-19 & Autoimmune Disease

COVID-19 & Autoimmune Disease

As news of the novel coronavirus COVID-19 changes by the hour, one fact remains constant:  each of us needs to be informed about this public health […]
March 22, 2020

Patients Deserve Better

In late January, the Department of Health and Human Services proposed a draft rule that would expressly allow insurance plans to exclude drug manufacturer copay assistance […]
March 21, 2020

Autoimmune Disease Awareness: A Timely, National Priority

Autoimmune Disease Awareness Month (ADAM) is our time to speak up to increase understanding of the prevalence, impact, challenge, and opportunity facing an estimated 50 million […]