Academically ahead of her age, Stephanie began college at the age of 16, but due to the progression of her disease, Stephanie ended up leaving school and refocusing her life on helping other “20-something” RA sufferers.  She began a blog to reach out to others just like her and is constantly on the search for new ways to better manage this disease. “Technology can be super-empowering.” She wants others to know that they too can feel empowered to do something.  “There are a lot of us (young RA sufferers) out there,” she says.  “I feel that by talking to them through social media and other public avenues, I can encourage them to take control too.”

Stephanie and her doctor want all sufferers, no matter how young or old, to understand what is available to them in their fight with RA… GrowingBolder.com