In 1994, Bill Poling was 36, unemployed and suffering from rheumatoid arthritis.
Well, part of that was the medication for my rheumatoid arthritis.
The thing is that autoimmune diseases—like diabetes, inflammatory bowel disease, and rheumatoid arthritis—are on the rise.
rheumatoid rheu·ma·toid (rōō'mə-toid')
Of or resembling rheumatism.
Suffering from rheumatism.