Buy Joel Nelson a coffee


Joel has lived with numerous forms of arthritis most of his life, with the onset when he was just 11 years old.

In 2019, Joel created his blog, JoelvsArthritis to share his experiences, raise awareness and to be an advocate for those with arthritis and other autoimmune conditions.

In his short writing career, Joel has written for a number of leading autoimmune and disability charities and is a community advocate and writer for

Read his arthritis story here:

By 'buying me a coffee' you are helping to keep the lights on at JoelvsArthritis. It costs over £400 to run the website a year so if you enjoy the content or a particular article, consider gifting a few pounds so we can continue with our work. Many thanks.