Nhs consultant says Ski's is a scoundrel
One of the problems with having devices inserted into your body is the possibility that your body may be allergic to them and react unfavoura...
Chemo an option? Surgery bad?
Hey everyone, just updating you on my dad. He recently had another pet scan....
Pain 18 months on after tkr!!!!!
Cant do stairs and cannot even stand in a queue without feeling I'm going to collapse. I am allergic to nickel however two consultants I've s...
Anyone have a way to grow back hair, or stop it from thinning?
I have found 3 bald spots, about the size of a nickel. It is not fun to find these, and I don't even know how many more there are....
Has anyone had heart surgery/valve replacement with nickel allergy?
I just had an allergy patch test done as I'm allergic to some adhesives and I realise bio glue will be used in my op ( mechanical aortic valv...
Allergies to nickel and to sticky electrodes
As an appendix to the other thread we have running today regarding pacemakers I thought it would be useful to report the circumstances of and...
5ARIs & PCa
New study, so a separate post, but will interest those who followed the recent Finasteride thread. This is more of the same....
Vitamin B6 Toxicity symptoms twitching,tingling, crawling
I consulted neurology doctor he has advised me to do following blood test. Finally I ordered all vitamin B complex panel blood test and my vi...
Doctors should avoid saying ‘cancer’ for minor lesions – study
The Guardian has posted an article on use of the word " cancer " - and specifically questions use of the term for some thyroid cancers. I'd v...
Theres hope yet maybe
This sounds interesting ------------------------------- The alloy and silicone device is being offered to NHS patients with emphysema and oth...
Something I need to get out while I still can...
Hi kids. Got something I need to leave with you fellow demented folk and caregivers alike....
nickel allergy in tkr
im looking for anyone who has found they have a nickel allergy to the nickel in the cobalt metal in the tkr, i am really struggling with pain...
allergic to my knee replacement
my arms are weak, cant lift the kettle or the milk out of the fridge .... so, the upshot after a blood test next week it looks like i have to...
Following up on my constant pain after tkr.
I've just received a letter from my consultant from wrightington hospital regarding my ongoing severe pain after tkr 18 months ago. It seems ...
Everything You Need to Know About Lung Cancer
Lung Cancer is a common cancer found in people who smoke globally. It is the leading cause for deaths because of cancer not only in United St...
Knee replacement 2 more weeks
After 2 1/2 years and a 2nd doctor who took time to find a nickel free replacement for me, it is finally gong to happen....
FND – a description not a diagnosis
Likewise, FND symptoms may be quite minor and transient or serious enough to be life-threatening and so far it seems to be a secret what caus...
Hashimoto's remission and antibodies.
My doctor put me on Levothyroxine and immediately I had more energy but also from the first day indigestion. I asked my doctor to me switch m...
Has anyone tried
online dating. I thought about it one time....
I have been diagnosed with mouth herpes and I think they were wrong. This Infection started with ulcers in my cheeks 8 months ago they are st...
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