The fear factor.
Put the pain, inflammation and fatigue to one side for a minute because I've realised that what is suddenly overwhelming me, as a result of m...
Hi all hope everyone's not in too much pain today Am just curious What is everyone's rheumatoid factor. I was diagnosed with RA in June 2014....
blood test negative for RA factor. Could I still have RA nonetheless?
Hi I've been experiencing joint stiffness and neuropathy in hands, arms, legs, and feet since November ' 16. I had a blood test last week and...
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...
Hi, this is Irishmar! New to this posting....
Take Control of Your Heart Health
I live in Canada and like most of the contributors to this forum who are in the U.K. we belong to a universal health care system. Our health ...
High fibrinogen in pregnancy
Hi all, Hoping someone can shed some light as consultant didn't mention anything and gp doesn't have a clue. I'm currently 38 weeks 4 days pr...
I have wrapped but the compression garments do not hold my leg to its wrapping size....
Coming Off Statins - Update 2017-02-21
I weaned off of a 30 mg dosage of Crestor between February and October of 2016. My last dose of Crestor was 5 mg in mid-October, 2016....
Parietal cell antibodies and ifa testing questions
I recently received the book " what you need to know about pernicious anemia and vitamin B12 deficiency ". I have managed to read through cha...
Inflammatory or Rheumatoid Arthritis ?
Hello everyone, I had my first appointment with my rheumatologist at the hospital last Monday. She was very nice and prescribed ' Sulfasalazi...
I did some research online about gait analysis and came across a blog with photos which showed the runner lifting his feet much higher than I...
Neutrophil - low white blood cell count
Hi, I am wondering if anyone has had low white blood cell count whilst taking Colchicine, I note from the instructions in the tablets this ca...
Dealing with this disease.
Update on how I've been doing. Damn it's hard....
I'm new, scared and anxious and facing long NHS wait...
Hello Everyone. I'm new here and feeling anxious....
Could these results,symptoms indicate anaemia ?
Serum vitamin B12 level 451 pg/mL [ 180.0 - 914.0 ] I am not on any current medication, just vitamin D , folic acid. I know my B12 is normal ...
B12 serum levels and IFA test?
Hi , I’ve just had some blood taken and they are going to check for Intrinsic Factor. I may have got this wrong, but I thought the GP said th...
Hi people, I've been trying to get information out in the world about something which may help other sufferers. I have for years been sufferi...
Newly diagnosed SCA
Hi everyone - my sister has recently being diagnosed with Spinocerebellar Ataxia. It's taken nearly 25yrs to get to this stage and we are now...
In so much discomfort right now
I can't live my life anymore because my anxiety is super aware of my heart....
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