any one with polycythanemia had a hip replacement...
New PV diagnosis Dec 17
Hi all, I've just been diagnosed with primary PV with confirmed JAK2 mutation aged 41. Always had red cheeks but think my diagnosis was hidde...
Dead slow reduction problems
I have been diligent with dead slow reduction process, I am down to 7mg from 20 Mg in 9 months, having hip replacement in March and they sugg...
Surgery on Biologics?
How long is one to be off RA biological like Cimzia before having major surgery like a hip replacement? Should people stop biologics before r...
10K. I am speechless
Well after last weeks debacle I found my mojo hiding under my trainers as one of you said and have just ran my first ever 10K....
I would like to try this as I believe it can help with RA and also with regulating blood sugar as I also have diabetes....
I have osteoarthritis in both my hips. I can not do stairs any more and I’m in constant pain....
Hip replacement surgery
At present I am in sinus taking 2.5 mg of bisoprolol daily to prevent my pulse rate going too high and triggering af to return....
Has anyone had a hip replaced or knees whilst on steroids. I need new of both I think and wondered if they could be done?...
pressured to reduce my hours
Hi everyone I started back to work last week after 7 months off being diagnosed with RA and needing a hip replacement....
hi I am a 64 year old male I have polycythanemia ruby Vera primary I have to have a hip replacement soon suergon said there is a risk of bloo...
Looking for fellow copdrs
Hi my name is Terry I am 57 with many ailements I was diagnosed with copd in 2008 I began on oxygen 24/7 and over the yrs....
Hello everyone, I am new here, I am 3 weeks into Pred
Hi everyone, 1st post, 3 weeks into diagnosis and start of Pred ( learned the jargon very quickly ) I have a docs app on Friday, I am expecti...
Hip replacement and cll
In 2003 I had double hip replacement, I'm wondering if there there is any relationship with cll? Has anyone else with cll been through this o...
hi I am waiting for a hip replacement op in the next 2/3 months....
With the support of people in this group I graduated in August and have just done my 4th 10K at Greenwich Royal Park Run....
Good Morning all, I am in the dead slow reduction of prednisone having been on 20 mg for 2 years now down to 13 mg. I am experimenting with g...
Hip replacement criteria
Please can anyone tell me who would be likely to get a Hip Replacement? Do I need to be 80 years old and in a wheelchair, Have had pain for 1...
Follow up to Hip replacement whilst on steroids
I saw the orthopaedic surgeon this morning and I have been put down for a hip replacement. I asked about being on 19mg pred and he said " No ...
Back to work,
I'm now back to work after nearly 7 months off due to newly diagnosed RA and in may a new hip replacement....
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