Living With and Overcoming Rheumatoid Arthritis

Ellen Shmueli, living with rheumatoid arthritis for more than 10 years, describes her road to overcoming and controlling her condition.

Ellen Shmueli, living with rheumatoid arthritis for more than 10 years, shares her experience of being diagnosed and finding a rheumatologist who worked with her to meet her life goals. Though she was once told she would be in a wheelchair by age thirty-five, Ellen has collaborated with her doctor to find a treatment plan that works for her and is now a certified fitness instructor, helping others to achieve their goals as well.