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I know that exercise is important in managing rheumatoid arthritis (RA), but it's so hard to find the time. Any advice on how to fit this into a busy schedule?

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I want to talk to my primary care physician about my pain and fatigue but whenever I try, I become emotional and embarrassed. How can I discuss my symptoms so he'll better understand how I feel?

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I've recently been diagnosed with COPD, and I feel pretty confused and alone. Where can I find resources and support for living with this condition?

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I always thought I had asthma, but now my doctor thinks I have COPD. What is the difference?

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I want to make sure my rheumatologist knows about the pain and stiffness rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is causing, but I'm afraid of being thought of as a complainer. What is the best way to discuss the RA symptoms I am experiencing?

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I want to share my fibromyalgia diagnosis with my family and friends but, having been viewed as a "complainer" over the years, I'm worried they won't take me seriously. How can I best articulate my condition so that I receive support, not skepticism?

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As I watch other parents with kids, I wonder how my fibromyalgia symptoms will hamper my efforts to be an active parent. What can I do to balance my energy, play with my kids and still take good care of myself?

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Fibromyalgia is a complicated condition. What are some tips for communicating effectively with my health care provider about how to manage the disorder?

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I've met a really sweet guy, and we've gone on a few dates. I want to tell him I have fibromyalgia, but I'm not sure how to break the ice. Where should I start?

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