Author: Kelly Young



Kelly Young is an advocate providing ways for patients to be better informed and have a greater voice in their healthcare, and the founder of Rheumatoid Arthritis Warrior, a comprehensive website about the disease. She received the 2011 WebMD Health Hero award. Through her writing, speaking, and use of social media, she is building a more refined and accurate awareness of rheumatoid Aautoimmune disease (RAD) aka rheumatoid arthritis (RA) geared toward the public and medical community; creating ways to empower RA patients to advocate for improved diagnosis and treatment; and bringing recognition and visibility to the RA patient journey.