STUDIO CITY (KCAL9) — Matt Iseman, former doctor turned standup comedian and actor, stopped by KCAL9 Tuesday to raise awareness about rheumatoid arthritis!

After Iseman left his career in medicine to pursue his passion for comedy, he started physically deteriorating. It took a year and a half to receive a correct diagnosis because RA can be difficult to detect.

Iseman teamed up with CreakyJoints, an advocacy organization and arthritis support community that focuses on raising awareness and helping patients improve the quality of life through educational programs, supportive social media, smartphone apps and in-person events.

The autoimmune disease affects 1.3 million people in the United States.


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

Watch & Listen LIVE