The Lighter Side: An Unexpected and Superb GP Experience - it CAN Happen!
And, as always, try to keep smiling on the PMR / GCA Journey ;-)...
Hello, I wanted to introduce myself, i am new to this group and it is my first post. I am awaiting a lung transplant and just got on the wait...
should I just wait for something serious to happen??
And about 16 years ago after being given Ephedrine after my Blood pressure dropped while having a spinal anesthetic to have a cesarean sectio...
Any Advice/ Experience with a Colonoscopy?
My GP has put me on the 2 week fast track for a colonoscopy, so I had to Uber myself to the hospital for a blood test to check on my kidney f...
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?...
Scared, confused and would just like help for alcoholism
Hi everyone I have been a drinker since my teen years, but very heavy drinker for at least 4/5 years, every day. The past year since my husba...
I have just read on the internet that losartan 25mgs nd 100mgs is being recalled as it has been discovered during tests that it contains a ca...
Is Hashi's causing high blood pressure?
Hi - I was diagnosed with Hashi's last March and am currently on 3 grains NDT ( Biothroid )....
Switch from one brand of T4 to another
I have read several times that you should not just switch from one brand of T4 to another....
Association of thyroid function with white coat hypertension and sustained hypertension
[ Epub ahead of print ] [ b]Association of thyroid function with white coat hypertension and sustained hypertension. Abstract This study aime...
Hi Gp has told me to start tapering to 12.5 mgs as I’ve been on 15 mg Pred since diagnosis 8 wks ago. Letting me chose how I do it....
( i had an ablation for Afib/flutter a month ago and so far so good )...
Very high blood pressure 170/90
After a long fight another GP in my practise has just prescribed me 8mg of Amias ( candesartan ). My blood pressure when taken by the GP Was ...
Lung transplant waiting list rise prompts donation plea.
The number of people waiting for a lung transplant has gone up by 46% over the past five years, according to official figures. NHS Blood and ...
Hello everyone! Sorry for a long Post....
Joint pains due to uric acid build up!
Hi friends: One of my hand joints is suffering from enormous pain due to high uric acid build up. What should I do?...
Caregiver for my fiance with alchohol cirrhosis.
Hello everyone... I came across this site and wanted to share with you my story of My fiance.....
What is it about pregablin?
Well my heading says it all, if I had known and surely if drs hadn't been so blind or oblivious to the side effects, and the withdrawals sure...
Any advice on oedema of the feet in the heat?
Hi all, I have mild CKD with very few symptoms ( stage 3 ). This current heatwave in the U.K. is playing merry hell with my feet though....
Finally Pulmonary Doc tests
Hi.. I saw my new Doc and took the testing....
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