Fingerprick blood test failure
Tried a to do a fingerprick blood sample this morning for my Thriva blood test....
Clozapine . My doctor wants me to try it but it’s a schizophrenic drug that can lower your white blood cell count and is for hallucinations b...
***15Months So far so good***
Good morning all my Brothers. Had 15 month exam yesterday Doc says all numbers look good and I'm feeling okay....
High platelet counts as with polycythemia Vera treatments
Does anyone have a doctor that allows high platelets as they are caused by the blood draws to control the HCT and the rest...
6 months post hysterectomy still in extreme pain
Been diagnosed with pelvic floor been to pt and botox shots not helping told i have nerve damage nerve blocks dont help nerve pain meds just ...
2 major knee surgeries in 3 weeks
Hi, this doesn't have anything to do with MS but I wanted to share it. I have had two partial knee replacements in 3 weeks....
New to the group, guidance on results appreciated
Hi all, Long story short. Having been on T3/T4 for 6 years in Dubai I returned to the UK last July, I had enough meds to carry me to February...
My last bloods ( private- Blue Horizon Thyroid 15 ) were December 2018. Is it worth asking for a referral to the orthopaedic guy again or is ...
Hoped It Would Never Come ~ Starting Treatment
I'm thinking positive ( actually I'm trying to not think ) that Ibrutinib or a combination will bring my numbers to the normal range and I'll...
Eat more avocado! What I learned from the study that will change how we eat
Which in the context of thyroid seems to result in TSH-only, levothyroxine-only and withdrawal or dismissal of anything else. Can't help hopi...
Anyone else claustrophobic?
Hi Ladies, Okay, yes, my sleep cycle is off, so I figured I'd make use of the time to bring up a topic that has been on the back burner... .....
Mri results and official diagnosis
Starting Urso 2x a day at first for a week then 3x a day moving fed after that....
venous blood draws vs finger stick
I was in process of changing Primary Care Docs. That included switching to a different clinic for INR/PT checks....
Hypo, NDT and blood test timing
Many years ago, when I was on T4, I was told by a doctor to have my blood test first thing on an empty stomach and then do blood tests. I sti...
TIL Clinical Trial: Day +14
Quick update while my darling is sleeping, which you know is a rarity in a hospital. Today is Day +14 since the TIL infusion ( that's how the...
My ACTH Stimulation test is to have 3 blood draws
After waiting for several months I was finally able to see a specialist ( where I live a GP cannot order this test ). I’m wondering if any of...
watermelon & low blood pressure
Just in case no one else knows, watermelon lowers your blood pressure. In my case my blood pressure got to 103 and I felt bad....
To port or not to port
Hi everyone. I’ve appreciated reading everyone else’s posts and hearing about the individual journeys we have all been on with MBC....
DIAGNOSIS today cll/sll
Got my " official " diagnosis today.... even though I full suspected it....
Sharp constant pain lower right rib area
Hello to everyone, hoping for some feed back please. Was in ER tonight, the last four days I have had major pain without seizing in the lower...
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