up here is nothing compared to growing up in southern NJ or living in Maryland or Virginia for 10 years before coming up here. yet compared to someplace like houston......well, guess its all relative.

and i always wait til the sun goes down. just watching people run in the midday sun makes me want to pass out! i too am a wimp when it comes to the heat; with that said, i spent 2 summers in a row when i was in college working on the rutgers research farm, out in the fields every day; drank a gallon of water every day, no kidding!


Spondyloarthropathy, HLAB27 negative
Humira (still methylprednisone for flares, just not as often. Aleve if needed, rarely.)
LDN/zanaflex/flector patches over SI/ice
vits C, D. probiotics. hyaluronic acid. CoQ, Mg, Ca, K.
walk, bike
no dairy (casein sensitivity), limited eggs, limited yeast (bread)