Fatigue and pain are in themselves bad enough but brain fog is so frustrating. My husband gets so irritated when I don’t respond or remember ...
Hi - I am getting increasingly dreoressed. I was pretty depressed before diagnosis - due to the extreme pain and worry and my emotions have b...
Reducing Steroids and Activating the Adrenal Glands
for different people ) the adrenal glands should get activated and produce their own cortisol again. What can we do to support the body and s...
Has anyone had plantar fasciitis?
I have had plantar fasciitis for months now. I received a cortisone shot in Jan....
Trapped nerve in neck
I have seen a chiropractor twice (£105 ) who has confirmed it's a trapped nerve in my neck....
Late onset diagnosis
Is there a member in Sussex who would be able to discuss the options for easing severe joint and muscle pain. From my shoulders, arms, finger...
I wrote a post a couple of months regarding cortisone levels. I now understand what is going on....
Has anyone gotten a Cortisone injection for back pain. any advice
I have three years. i am 70....
PMR or Ra
I need opinion again. Diagnosed in March With PMR....
Mirena coil and ra
It just occurred though that maybe with ra there is a reason not to....
Good morning [ and it is a beautiful one here ], Saw my consultant yesterday with hope of new medication but NO. Because of my flare up 10 da...
8 injections down and feeling great! Hoping to be off the pred(1mg/day ) in a fortnight but have had to reduce slowly to ensure I’m able to m...
Sticks and stones
Well sticks and stones may break my bones but arthritis will cause way more painful issues! So had my MRI on lower back and neck and now I ha...
first Rheumatology appointment today
I can't find my original post to reply/add to but anyway.... I just got back from my first Rheumatology appointment....
should cortisone always be combined with DHEA?
The Hertoghe doctors say you need to take DHEA with hydrocortisone or Medrol ( unless you also suffer from PCOS ). The reason is that DHEA wi...
Cortisone injection in middle finger
Just wondering if anyone has had a cortisone injection in a finger and if it helped? My middle finger has swelled and lumps have appeared whi...
Guys help!! Internal anal itching amd skin for nearly 8 months !!!
Hey guys i have had internal rectal amd external mad itching. I had hemmoroids over the last 5 yrs on anf off but no hemmoroids has popped ou...
Itchy anus/ nonstop!
Hey guys! Ok so i have had hemmoroids on and off for as long as i can remember but my itchiness is ot of control and i can't stop scratching!...
Anyone given Cortisone Injections for PMR Treatment?
Hi, I am feeling very confused on moving forward with my treatment of PMR. He also pointed out that my bloodwork was normal and maybe I didn'...
Update on suspected osteoarthritis
After 2 long years starting with back problems, finally been diagnosed with osteoarthritis of the spine stage 3!...
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