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Painting With Arthritis: A Healing Art

2017-11-22T09:49:35+00:00 March 31st, 2014|IBJI in the News|

By Madeline Vann, MPH | Everyday Health, March 2014

For artist Rita O’Hara, the joint-crippling potential of rheumatoid arthritis hasn’t dampened her creative spirit. In fact, along with her medication, it’s her art — which she describes as life-giving — that’s enabled her to thrive with RA. Read Rita’s story and how her doctor, Amanda K. Myers, MD, a rheumatologist at the Illinois Bone & Joint Institute in Des Plaines and Morton Grove helped improve the mechanics of Rita’s joints and helped restore function. Read the article »