Query re Rituximab and being licensed treatment for lupus?
Wendy39 in LUPUS UK10 months agoPOPULAR
This is a query for one of my support group members. She has given me permission to post this, as we can’t solve her situation ourselves.
Role of free testosterone levels in mCRPC.
pjoshea13 in Advanced Prostate Cancer2 years ago
New German study below.
\"Despite the fact that free testosterone (FT) is the biologically active form, it is common practice that androgen s...
RazD in Sticky Blood-Hughes Syndrome Support2 years ago
Hi, I'm relatively new to this site having found it while researching for my recently diagnosed APS. I developed a DVT in my left calf in De...
Coming off prednisilone
cambs13 in Vasculitis UK2 years ago
Diagnosed MPA early 2013. Done the usual run of meds.
Cyclophosphamide, just finished number 19. Have had to keep reverting back to cyclophos...
Are all oncologists CLL specialists?
Waitingpatiently in CLL Support Association2 years ago
Hi all I was just recently diagnosed with stage 0 CLL. My oncologist has suggested watch and wait as opposed treatment. My numbers are low a...
Thyroid help, at my wits end!
ladylou_uk in Thyroid UK5 years agoPOPULAR
Hi everyone, I hope someone can help me. I have ME and I'm used to feeling run down and exhausted, but since last October, I have felt the w...
B12 jabs versus diazepam ??
Pinkpeony in Pernicious Anaemia Society3 years agoPOPULAR
Saw the doctor yesterday on an unrelated matter and asked her if she would shorten the time between three monthly shots , as problems were c...
Doctor says normal but test results are hypothyroid
Dramlouie in Thyroid UK3 years ago
My friend has been really tired recently and I told her it could be low thyroid. So she took my advice and asked the doctor for a thyroid t...
Can breast cancer be cured permanently?
I m tensed for my mom.
Hidden in Breast Cancer India6 years ago
She is suffering from ER/PR positive HER2 negative type. Got oprrated this Jan end. Had 3rounds of chemo, but developed pleural effusion 3 t...
Are All M.E Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia Patients Low Thyroid?
escalade in Thyroid UK6 years ago
Tetracycline / doxycycline / minocycline
This post is prompted by Ed Miller's:
\"Ten days of the antibiotic clendamycin lowered my PSA for 3 months.\"
I remembered seeing some PCa-te...
Soy & PCa
pjoshea13 in Advanced Prostate Cancera year ago
New study of isoflavones & PCa risk below .
Isoflavones form a subfamily of polyphenols with estrogenic properties. The most well-known p...
What do you think about this: Oncofocus?
Sarah_t_mvp in My Ovacomea year ago
Hello fellow peeps,
I have received the email shown below. Is this worth the money in your opinion? It is significantly cheaper than the Cari...
The cancer is back.
kgie1949 in Lung Cancer Support7 months ago
Found out recently that the lung cancer is back. This time it is in the left lung and a different type non-small cell. Have not gotten a t...
Antibodies/vitamins and minerals
nata119 in Thyroid UKa year ago
Diagnosed 2011 I stopped taking my 150mcg levo yesterday because I am fed up of GP saying I am over medicated all the time when I had no ove...
Sunny1315 in Thyroid UKa year ago
Taking 50mcg what do I now need to take thank you
Thyroid peroxidase antibodies 175 (<34)
TSH 6.10 (0.2 - 4.2)
Free T4 10.2 (12 - 22)
Free T3 3....
Vitamins and minerals advice please
Bluepixiediamond in Thyroid UKa year ago
GP is not helping me with them thank you
Folate 2.1 (4.6 - 18.7) not taking anything
Vitamin B12 184 (180 - 900) not taking anything
Lil1985 in Thyroid UKa year ago
Hi I have just signed up, thanks for letting me join. I have been getting problems with symptoms and I don't know if they are thyroid?
Zoey4 in Thyroid UKa year ago
*Ferrritin 26 (30 - 400) GP comments - no action required
*MCV 78.3 (80 - 100) GP comments - just out of range - satisfactory
*MCHC 375 ...
Vitamins and minerals
Lauren190 in Thyroid UKa year ago
Hi as per first post
I am 25 years old and as well as diagnosed with an underactive thyroid in March 2017 I have vitamin and mineral levels. ...
Looking for help
Ladysingstheblues in Advanced Prostate Cancer3 years ago
Hello to all,
My husband has stage IV advanced prostate cancer and has been seeing an oncologist for the past 4 years. He is on Lupron and X...
Lunetta in Thyroid UKa year agoPOPULAR
TPO antibody 275 (<34)
TG antibody >1400 (<115)
Not sure what these are? Blue Horizon advised me to speak to GP/endo but no one seems to know ...
Going Round in Circles
Summer64 in Thyroid UKa year agoPOPULAR
After six months and having been re-assessed by an endo at the request of my CCG I have been told I will get my Liothryonine back . That was...
New to AF
AdamHi in AF Association3 months ago
Good afternoon, I have a question relating to the use of NOAC, specifically, Apixaban. I had a recent AF event, which is one of two that I h...
I Don't Get It..Why Is The FDA (Fu*kin Dumb Asses) Making
gusgold in Advanced Prostate Cancera year agoPOPULAR
drug companies seek approval of Darolutamide and I also believe Apalutamide for 0MCRPCa...this is crazy...how many guys have CRPCa that is n...
Transdermal Estrogen and Bone Mineral Density
JoelT in Advanced Prostate Cancer3 years agoPOPULAR
Transdermal estrogen patches are sometimes used as an alternative to the traditional Luteinising Hormone-Releasing Hormone Agonists (i.e. Lu...
Alternatives to Levothyroxine?
FIT2018 in Thyroid UK8 months ago
If I want to get off levothyroxine for a while, to see if this helps my hearing issues, what is the most credible, UK available, GP prescrib...
New developments, Xofigo, Xgeva
chascri in Advanced Prostate Cancer3 years ago
First week of April started experiencing pain in left femur area, thoracic spine and ribs, and front chest.. Initially controlled with Napro...
Adeleaidedams in Thyroid UK22 days ago
I have been suffering from fatigue/muscle aches/chronic constipation/ brain fog have very poor memory..all the symptoms of low thyroid. I...
Anyone have experience with Xtandi? It’s the last treatment we have to try.
alirose1988 in Advanced Prostate Cancer10 months ago
My father is 72 years old and has had many health problems for the last 10 years. He is in the final stage of prostate cancer. It has sprea...
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