PMR, Bursitis, Sciatica, Sacroiliac or Piriformis Syndrome
After being diagnose with PMR a year ago, finding this HU group was truly a blessing as I've attempted to navigate this autoimmune journey. I...
It's like dealing with untreated PMR and I don't want any of the suggested pain meds....
Chronic pain spinal stenosis
Older female with cervical and lumbar stenosis I don’t want surgery what other options are available I am in pain everyday...
Out of one problem into another!
Hi everyone I am pleased to say I am still off steriod tablets which is almost 3 months! I have booked a treatment with a Bowen’s therapist t...
Bursitis of the hip
I know with Lupus or any auto immune illnesses that we can often take longer to heal but I’ve had what they feel is Bursitis of the hip for w...
Long car journeys - easier with automatic ??
Hi all , I’ve driven 90 miles to help care for a frail relative on Friday, back home again today , its my first long drive since i had disc s...
When having Bursitis is a relief
I have had PMR for two years and have done pretty well in my journey....
Week 7 - A real pain in the a***, quite literally!! I'm slowing things down....
As the run durations have got longer, I have found it progressively more difficult to recover from muscle tightness after each run, despite d...
Severe pain in hip after PMR flare
Last week I had a flare. I was almost at 8mg ( DSNS ) so I went back to 10mg and the GP told me to stay there for a month before trying to ta...
Pudendal nerve floss
I seem to have some sort of entrapment/irritation of the rectal branch of my pudendal nerve. Does anyone have any detailed descriptions for p...
Help in Newcastle Australia.
Her B12 is 303pmol\L and her most recent active B12 is 53pmol\L both are within the ‘ normal ’ lab range. Her Active B12 has been tested 3 ti...
Still doing okay
But I now think this is due to muscle wasting and the effects of the PMR....
Help for groin pain
After posting off and on for several months about groin pain and trying pred increase to no effect the answer has proven to be a hip inpingem...
I can’t quiet imagine that vaginal birth would be as “ easy ” as at the normal angle but than the Sonographer kept saying it was totally fine...
Prepare for a Flare!
I’m not being pessimistic but let’s face it it’s going to happen one day - so why not prepare for a flare? I thought I’d share this - it may ...
Well that didn’t work...back in the IC
I don’t know if anyone else finds this but I’m finding this running lark a huge amount of trial and error. That meant not just Parkrun but an...
Physio - ☑️ Broke - ☑️☑️
Who said running was a cheap hobby? Running shoes £135....
Hi Friends, I am still hoping to find successful treatment for my wife's horrendous pmr pred side effects and skin fragility.
Last week a stumble against the bedroom wall whilest undressing caused her to raise her arm to prevent a fall but the friction against the wa...
Sacroiliac joint pain
Sacroiliac joint pain So heres the deal, I have developed sacroiliac joint pain on Right side of hip. The ortho pain specialist gave me 1 cor...
Rotator Cuff Tendon Ruptures and Degeneration
I want to know why my shoulders and hips are such a mess now, since I supposedly don't have PMR anymore....
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