Episode 4 - Side Effects May Include - Not So Boring Conversations
From Headaches and upset stomachs to vaccines and cancer treating drugs we live in a medicated world. Since diagnosed with Juvenile Arthritis at a young age Samantha knows the roller coaster ride that comes with treating a disease with biological drugs. Balancing a comfortable life with powerful drugs is a challenge and one that takes time, patience, and money. Enbrel, Humaira, Methotrexate, and Celebrex have all been part of Samantha's challenge in her hope of getting better but although these drugs offer a chance at a better life, that better life can also come with side effects. Do we really pay attention to the things that help us feel better for ourselves and the ones we love?