Starting on steroids
Hi I am newly diagnosed with rheumy and wondered if there is any alternatives to starting on steroids. For me the diagnosis has come very lat...
Thank Goodness for this forum, Detectives needed please.
my earlier problems/need for hip replacements were PMR and linked to the GCA?...
Steroid Hip Injections - Medical Update
My arthritis medication remains the same, Hydroxychloroquine 400 mg daily. However the pain in my hips has increased and I've had to take str...
Pain pain pain.
Haven't been too good past few days. Not sure if it's arthritis or fybromyalgia flare up but this pain is so getting me down....
Well I got my decision about my pip and like many others I have been denied it, so I will lose my car , I am going to ask for a copy of the a...
It isn't just the operation but the fact I have been told that having RA and polymyalgia will make it harder for me to recover....
Severe left hip,pain!
Hello, my user name is Greater52 and I earlier this year chose to, have a total knee replacement at Union Memorial Hospital with a surgeon wh...
Any ideas please
Hi Im Carole 52. Iv struggled with my weight for years and 5 years ago was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, which is well controlled with medi...
Help with pain
Hi. I have had bilateral hip replacements....
Hi Im looking for some info on hip replacements please. your experiences etc....
Living with Rheumatoid Arthritis for 40 years
My Rheumatoid Arthritis started when I was 18 years old. Since then I have had 3 left hip replacements, 2 right hip replacements, fused C1/C2...
Body screams with pain
I'm at clinic 29th with tier 3 pain mgt to discuss injecting my sacriollic joints where more arthritis is so I'm gonna ask about fibro. The m...
Right sided Hip/thigh pain
Hi everyone Reduced my Pred by the slow method to 8 mg mid-May. Everything seemed ok for a few weeks until 10 days ago when pain started in m...
Wrist replacement or wrist fusion
I have had RA since I was 11. I had two hip replacements ten years back which worked brilliantly....
First time on here!
The worst being the tops of my arms, I cannot lift them up, sometimes I go to pick up a cup of tea and my arm gives way, does anyone else hav...
hi I am linda 64 got arthritis in most joints had hip replacements & could do with knees replacing ,retired this January because of health bu...
Hips and c25k
I need to get fit and lose weight and would love to do this, however I've had 2 hip replacements and worries about the impact on them. I'm on...
New to site
Because fibro is an invisible illness I always feel as if I'm over explaining this to people especially the DWP I always feel as if they are ...
Best cure for my restless legs
I've been troubled with restless legs, mainly after hip replacements , the only product that ever helped, was pernaton gel , the origionsl gr...
stinging pain in limbs
Hi everyone, I've had RA for 4-5 years and GCA 3+. On reducing dose of 10mg pred from 80mg....
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