Susan Gold: Rheumatoid Arthritis
Susan is a 63-year-old writer, publisher and educator with Rheumatoid Arthritis. Rheumatoid Arthritis is an autoimmune inflammatory disease that causes painful swelling of the linings of the joints. Since the initial onset of her pain Susan has been a self-advocate and educator. Susan created the Southern Maine Chronic Pain support group, helping her and other chronic pain sufferers in the area keep a positive outlook on life despite their pain.
rheumatoid arthritis, autoimmune inflammatory disease
Medicine and Health Sciences
Video available for download here: http://dune.une.edu/ceipe_allminigrants/12/
UNE Office of Research and Scholarship; D'Apice, Michael; and St. Louis, Lindsay, "Susan Gold: Rheumatoid Arthritis" (2013). Pain Narrative Videos. 3.