Do you find it hard to tolerate sugars since going GF?
FionaGFG in Gluten Free Guerrillas 7 years ago
jani4063 in LUPUS UK 6 years ago
I have recently had a dexa scan and have been told i have osteopenia in my hips and lumbar spine, has any one else been diagnosed with this....
Steroids and Osteoporosis
cazy-g in Vasculitis UK 6 years ago
I have recently been diagnosed as having multiple spine fractures which is being deemed by the bone consultant as related to steriod use lon...
Hidden in Asthma UK community forum 9 years ago
I've had another rough week with my asthma, managed to persuade my GP I didn't need hospitalising on Monday, but hes had me back in the ...
jojo5 in Thyroid UK 3 years ago
First post for me. Lately I have been waking in the morning with painful knees and pain going down to my feet - haven't taken Vit d for a wh...
Just had completion thyroidectomy...
loopyboo in Thyroid UK 3 years ago
hi there and merry xmas to you! I just had the left side of my thyroid removed on Tuesday after having the other side removed last month. I ...
justTUX in Asthma UK community forum a year ago
I need some help. I'm getting so fed up of asthma medication contributing to other health conditions. I am on long term prednisone and have ...
To Endo or not to Endo...?
As every Newbie Coeliac knows what you don't get warned is that you need to have an endoscopy and biopsies taken to confirm you have Coeliac...
Fructose Intollerance or Malabsorbtion ?
GMAN in Gluten Free Guerrillas 5 years ago
Hope someone can help me please....
I seem to be having fructose problems or that's what I think it may be, I started having GF cornflakes ...
Bone density scans
weee in Gluten Free Guerrillas 6 years ago
How often should these be done? I was at the GP a couple of years ago with achey hips and asked as I hadn't been scanned since diagnosis 8 y...
Alendronic acid & joint pain
onoodle in NRAS 3 years ago
I have RA & broke my shoulder at the end of last year. Am still recovering & receiving treatment but following a bone density scan I have o...
Hi, is there anyone else with raynauds and scleroderma that suffers with tender, aching muscles in the arms, hips, and thighs ?
wartsandall in Scleroderma & Raynaud's UK (SRUK) 6 years ago
I wake every night with pain, my hands and knees are also stiff and painful. I am taking so many pain killers and apply analgesia gel before...
Oh deep joy!
mistymeana in NRAS 5 years ago
Just had a call from my GP saying the results of my bone densitometry scan are in and they're recommending I take calcium and vit D suppleme...
Vitamin Deficiencies with Raynauds sufferers
daniella in Scleroderma & Raynaud's UK (SRUK) 5 years ago
Hi everyone, I suffer from Raynauds and I would like to know if anyone else has vitamin deficiencies because of this. I am deficient of B12,...
Fake sugar warning!
Moon in Gluten Free Guerrillas 6 years ago
This subject may have come up before on this forum. And I'm guessing most of you know that artificial sweeteners are very bad for you? In pa...
John_Mills in Vasculitis UK 6 years agoPOPULAR
In June of this year John finally stopped taking predisolone after a lengthy reduction programme. (7.5mg of predisolone is the equivalent of...
The big BLOAT! My top 10 hit list..
FionaGFG in Gluten Free Guerrillas 2 years ago
We've all been there. You go GF. Then you keep bloating. You feel like a whale. Spanx hold in pants don't help. You can't even get into them...
Vitamin D/Calcium or Alendronate (Fosamax)
Hidden in Asthma UK community forum 12 years ago
Because this has sort of come up on the Pred Thread, I thought I would ask who is prescribed what for their anti Pred bone thinning med regi...
Gamma GT question?
Nat1969 in Sticky Blood-Hughes Syndrome Support 3 years ago
I've been back to the doctor to discuss my recent bloods (not my usual doctor of course, can never get to see her lately). It appears the G...
sandwiches in LUPUS UK 3 years agoPOPULAR
I wrote a post a few weeks ago about going to the Renal Bone Clinic. My appointment was today. I have been told that i have Osteopenia at t...
Osteopenia - should I be worried?
India1 in Gluten Free Guerrillas 7 years ago
I had a letter today from my gastroenterologist telling me I have osteopenia. Is this something I should be worried by or is it not a big de...
Aspartame and what the ''experts say''
Jerry in Gluten Free Guerrillas 6 years ago
Here's a link from the FSA about aspartame in foods:
And here's another take on it:
Denosumab advice please?
jane57 in PMRGCAuk 2 years ago
Hi everyone, haven't posted for a while but I am an avid reader every day. I am a PMR sufferer and have been on Pred for just over a year. S...
Full body bone scan?
Coeliac_Copper in Gluten Free Guerrillas 7 years ago
had my coeliac check up a few weeks back and the doctor told me she wanted me to have a 'full body bone scan', she had hinted that she wasn'...
Thyroxine and osteoporosis
GiGiPen in Thyroid UK 5 years ago
I am taking 150 levothyroxine following thyroid cancer 3 years ago. I also have osteoporosis for which I have been prescribed alenduric acid...
How many of you still feel ill on a GF diet?
FionaGFG in Gluten Free Guerrillas 6 years ago
I.e. blood tests 0 for gluten anti-bodies but you still experience bone aches, spasms, skin problems, hormonal issues, extreme bloating (no ...
English Prescriptions (why not for free?)
Hidden in Asthma UK community forum 11 years agoPOPULAR
Hello there, i'm not sure if this is the right place to ask but i'm finding it hard to pay for my prescriptions at the moment so my family h...
Advice on TTC after an early miscarriage.
jess1981 in Fertility Network UK 6 months agoPOPULAR
First of thank you for your support I am so touched by the kind comments I received.
There is no evidence of a Pregnancy so the gynae doctor ...
New to this & looking for lots of help
ElaineMair in British Lung Foundation 2 years agoPOPULAR
It's my first post on here so will cut straight to the chase, having only recently been told my only option of survival is a d...
Kat13 in Vasculitis UK 3 years agoPOPULAR
I was diagnosed with CNS ten years ago. My initial symptoms were severe headaches, neck pain, seizure and possible hemorrhage. While I was...
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