Apixaban versus Riveroxaban
I have just been prescribed Apixaban by St Barts; formerly I was to have taken Xarelto ( Riveroxaban ). I was told it was a bit less likely t...
Well, finally had my 13/2 appointment with EP yesterday and as I don’t want an ablation I have been virtually abandoned....
Maybe we should all get a cholera vaccine.
" Table 1. After a mean age of 7.2 years and accumulated 6033 person-years of follow-up, 29 of them had died due to prostate cancer, giving a...
Hi I am New to this forum My GP thinks I have Polymyalgia Rheumatica due to pain and stiffness which gets worse on too much exercise and as t...
ASCO 2019 Green Tea catechins slows PCa progression
Results of our review of the in vitro, preclinical and phase I-II trials, demonstrates that green tea catechins ( GTC ) can modulate several ...
Hi there, I’m still game to hear any off-the-Top-of-your-head questions that you’d pose after being told by both your local doc and your rese...
Parkinson’s disease: a systemic inflammatory disease accompanied by bacterial inflammagens
Bloods from both PD and healthy blood samples were analysed using thromboelastography ( TEG ), confocal and electron microscopies, and for cy...
My doc thinks I might have better success with Rytary than with Sinemet, which brought on a lot of foot contortion and rigidity....
Prostate Cancer procedures
I had prostate surgery last week. My Dr. said that I had aggressive cancer in the lymph nodes....
Inflammation / Joint pain / Trigger Finger
While surfing around for information about BiRM and brain fog, I happened across the term “ trigger finger ” in a Nalakrats post. After searc...
Urinary blockage/leakage Post Radiation/HIFU
has anyone experienced blockage due to " necrotic tissue " / scarring along the urethra or on the prostate after having had Radiation to the ...
Anyone have ET diagnosis with normal BMB
I've posted a few times and still in no man's land ( hopefully it will get better on my second haem appointment on 22nd ). So far: ET possibl...
Treatment in 10 days
They found my CLL on routine check up 8 years ago-have been doing wait and watch until now Hemo 11.1 WBC 310 will begin Ibrutinib in about 10...
Survival after radiotherapy vs. radical prostatectomy for unfavorable intermediate-risk prostate cancer
New study below [ 1 ]. [ b]"Highlights[/b ] • " There was no difference in survival between radical prostatectomy ( RP ) and EBRT + BT....
Venetoclax and ibrutinib trial
This is great news but I’m thinking why I should continue taking the medication for another 7/8 month if there is no evidence of CLL....
Radiation Proctitis: Has any one had Radiation proctitis after radiation therapy for prostate cancer?...
Renal function test
Have just been reading some posts and read that if on apixaban that you should have regular tests. So, what is this test?...
My enemy is Gout
A week ago today I saw a dietitian who advised me not to restrict the foods high in purines so much. I went ahead and made myself healthy sal...
Is it a flare or snething else , so much pain
I recently posted that the Rhuemy said to my GP I will probably be in a low dose of pred for life ....
Been to the doctors tonight and he has confirmed I have gout ( left foot ) dam painful been like it since last Thursday, put me on colchicine...
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