Looking for free or low cost therapy options
Friend recommended this support group so first time just jumping in. Mental Health is not a covered benefit outside of Medi-Cal's system here...
On levothyroxine for 15yrs now liothironine have read many posts but no mention of foods that block levothyroxine calcium iron mg coffee soya...
Doseage advice please
I know it's low starting dose - maybe I'm better waiting to see free t3 level from bloods, although I know it will be in the lower part of t...
Unable to tolerate sufficient Thyroxine, T3 or NDT
Unable to tolerate sufficient Thyroxine to get well. Have been trying for 4 years Symptoms: Joint pain, Fatigue, Itching/tingling, Hot face/...
Vit D and Calcium
Hi there, I have PMR and although my Vit D levels were fine, I was prescribed Vit D and Calcium tablets which I’ve been taking twice a day si...
Vitamin D and calcium??
Sorry, another question. M?...
I really am depressed. 7 years of feeling ill , not feeling any better....
A candid comment on cannabis
I have always been happy that I was introduced to smoking marijuana in Oakland, CA in 1967, when the Beatles ' Sgt. Pepper album was popular....
Boron, not boring!
Boron is a mineral that works at cell level, along with magnesium and calcium. But many Western ‘ civilised ’ societies lack it in their diet...
BONES Calcium Vit D magnesium Vit k2
I have decided definitely not to take Alendronate ( fosomax ) or any of the Bone " strengthening " prescriptions. That being said I am wonder...
In my case I took Alendronic Acid for a month ( reluctantly ) after being diagnosed with both GCA and PMR in late July....
Well worth a Dexa Scan to see if Bisphosphontes are essential!
My GP has been pressurising me to take Alendronic Acid and I have been resisting. She sent me to Dr Peel at the Northern General Hospital wit...
CALCIUM NOT WORKING???? OH NO!!!
OMG it's ALWAYS something isn't it??? and soon a newer study will debunk this study....
Homemade Cashew Nut Butter
Hi everyone, As it's World Food Day, here's how to make raw cashew nut butter with just cashew nuts so no added sugar, just cashew nuts. All ...
Hi I'm new here
Apparently I am at risk of developing hypothyroid? TPO ANTIBODY 2000 (<34 ) TSH 9.2 ( 0.2 - 4.2 ) FT4 12.1 ( 12 - 22 ) I have irritation in n...
I'm new here
2 months ago I told her I was on my knees with the pain and stiffness and she immediately thought she knew I had PMR. My GP says I have had P...
My action plan to reverse the disease
Isradipine - calcium channel blocker currently in phase III trial for PD neuroprotection, may slow the death of neurons....
blood results Back after GF diet
After having to do two months of gluten-free diet I had my blood test done yesterday and my doctor had read them today and lucky I get to vie...
Acceleration of build up in arteries due to Statins.
I am a 64 year old male who had a triple bypass in 2015. At the age of 40 I started a concerted effort to be as healthy as I could....
New Here, any advice welcome
Hi, I am new here, but been loitering on the side for a while. Having trouble with my Doc over symptoms ( tiredness, aches, pains, constipati...
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