Amhoartenan hour ago
Definitely having a down day. My mtx was stopped 8 wks ago as my Rheumy said as I was getting side effects and my levels were good we shoul...
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Hi guys, help! A bit of a personal one...
Hiddenan hour ago
Ok, just began reading the metoject booklet before appointment next week and it says under reminders. .".Patients who are sexually active mu...
My poor feet
After having bad treatment from several podiatrists over past year or so and having to pay £30 each time to be crippled, I was put in touch ...
Who is a stupid girl then( i know i hoping you will al think i'm still a girl)
sylvi9 hours ago
Well this might be a longish post as i have a couple of things to share.
The first is because of the title of this post. Yesterday i went d...
Update on the struggle
Someonesmother10 hours ago
So I emailed the rheumy nurse and told her how I feel and how I need some help as I can;t keep working full time feeling like I do and falli...
Pins and needles
Tialucas10 hours ago
Hi Margaret like you I'm not taking meds anymore, the methatrexate made me feel ill I've been ok , until the weekend I've got pins and needl...
For: Someonesmother re resting night splints
Hidden12 hours ago
sorry couldn't get photo into the 'respond' box so had to start a new post. The picture is from arthritisresearchuk.org/art...
waves of pain
mais15 hours ago
Feeling pretty fed up having had waves of pain since going to bed. Usual pain relief isn't working so I'm sitting here with a hot water bot...
Just wanted to know
Hurtalot19 hours ago
Does strokes come often too people that have rheumatoid arthritis. And how often? Do not go to see my neurologist till August
Part One Mattcass
mattcass21 hours ago
Looking forward to Friday I have an appointment with the Consultant at St John's Hospital who told me last year, Mr Strachan you are going h...
Part Two Mattcass
My consultation went well once the air was cleared I think he remembered me when I told I was not going home to sit on my backside in fact I...
JDQuinn75a day ago
For the last few days my feet have been hiring like crazy , both on the arch of my feet as well as the top as,well. Could this be midfoot ar...
Never too old to Rock... but can feel ignored at PIP assessment!!
Metalhead666a day ago
Had my PIP assessment today, both feet, left hand and both wrists in absolute agony but this meant nothing to "the nurse" who was more inter...
Penny66a day ago
Hi new sincce June. My name is penny. I have ra. I am starting humira in a couple of weeks. Do all these drugs have basically the same s...
Podiatry or orthotic
net2012a day ago
Looking for advice please. Last 14 months have been suffering with a problem with my posterior tibial tendon. I have RA and after having ...
Doe27a day ago
Hi all sounds like I'm in for a difficult time, newly diagnosed and so far only my hands and arms up to shoulders are affected.
I started wit...
Days 14 - 21 LH Knuckle Replacement
LindaLegsa day ago
On Day 12 I had a melt down, it wasn't pretty. The frustration and humility of being fed, having my teeth cleaned, nose blown, etc fin...
Wrist replacement or wrist fusion
perseverencea day ago
I have had RA since I was 11. I had two hip replacements ten years back which worked brilliantly.
I am now looking into wrist replacement as...
The daily struggle
Someonesmothera day agoPOPULAR
So I did the three weeks of prednisone, stopped it last Thursday and now, Monday night here, I am in a world of pain and can hardly walk aga...
Chest infections with methotrexate
Georgie11a day ago
Morning my dad has had RA for a few years he is 78 and has picked up a few chest infections recently. My children pick up colds at nursery a...
Did this make hips flare
Amhoartena day ago
I was messing about the other day with hubby (kind of play fighting and nothing else!!) and I said go careful of my hips as he was pulling m...
Living with Rheumatoid Arthritis for 40 years
SarQa day ago
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/...
Got bitten lots of times by Meadow ticks.
beauty962 days ago
Anyone any advice. No bite is septic or oozing. just red spots. have put on aloe vera, anti-histamine and hydrocortisone cream - a combin...
Malcolm passed away feeling lost
beauty962 days agoPOPULAR
My husband passed away on the 8th July 2016 on Our 49th Wedding Anniversary. I have two really helpful friends and of course family but fee...
Feeling like a failure
BundleRundle2 days ago
I was diagnosed with RA in September of last year and I'm still really struggling to accept it. Im struggling with how much it affects my ab...
Thorn in my finger
Alexborrow2 days ago
I was pulling up random plants from my lake and a plant pricked my finger I can't tell if the thorn broke off in my finger or not but it rea...
Feeling down in the dumps
bflat2 days ago
hi guys , quick question , does the cloud of gloom lift when your treatment starts , or do you have to have antidepresants to solve it , sti...
fridayfever2 days ago
Im looking for some advice. I've had to stop methotrexate due to nausea even after trying the injection and 6 days of folic acid and r...
SiJames2 days ago
When my RA was diagnosed last year after an xray the doctor didn't seem to think there was anything to do other than try cream/gels to rub i...
Methodrexate and blood tests timings
Bon12 days ago
First of all thank you all so much for the helpful and reassuring answers I have had to my previous queries.
My new thing is to fret about th...
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