Feeling like a failure
BundleRundle5 hours 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...
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Thorn in my finger
Alexborrow6 hours 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
bflat7 hours 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...
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fridayfever8 hours 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...
SiJames9 hours 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...
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Methodrexate and blood tests timings
Bon111 hours 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...
New to site & RA
Allie4415 hours ago
Hello everyone! This is such a wonderful resource. I have been reading through many of the posts and have found them helpful. I am n...
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11 weeks to go
Ray198816 hours ago
Hi all, well I'm in week 20 of my 31 week waiting time to see a rheumatologist for the first time. Seen my referring GP last week and she wa...
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Paddison Program [Food] Reintroduction Sequence: The Baseline Safety Diet
Kai--17 hours ago
If interested, kindly consider reading Dr. Michael Klaper's:
Diet, Arthritis, & Autoimmune Diseases: doctorklaper.com/answers/an...
Hidden18 hours ago
So I'm back from my fabulous time away .
I've been to France for three weeks . Came home , next day glastonbury festival , home on...
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Ok im going insane inside of my little head....not literally cos I've been there before and I don't have time to be mental at moment!
orchidcass19 hours ago
Inside my head it's like a whirlwind, everything flowing around and around broken bits of my life and home and family situation. Things are ...
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Mistydawn20 hours ago
Hi again, I have been advised to have any live vaccinations I may need in the future before starting abatacept. Does anyone know where I co...
Can anyone help me with excruciating shoulder and elbow pain please. Is this another symptom of RA? Pains are intermittent in that it...
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My friend who is on here has asked a question.....
sylvi21 hours ago
Can anyone advise my friend who is on here(but i can't remember his HU name) on withdrawal of predisone. How long does it take, what are the...
Did some of my sons garden in his new house,yes you've guessed it i overdid it..................
sylvia day ago
My son moved into his new house on Friday and on Saturday they started moving theie stuff into the house. Well i knew i couldn't do any of t...
Drained this morning
Hurtalota day ago
Got up feeling drained today. Took me awhile to get my energy back. But after I did I feel good. First time in a long time tha...
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Bailybiscuit2 days ago
This is not really health related but I wondered what others do when they can no longer wear their wedding ring. I had mine put in to be enl...
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RA not in control
Hidden2 days ago
Went to see the consultant to try and sort out why things don't seem to settle down I take monthly inj of simponi or golly for short 100mg. ...
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My back pain and its udesirable outcomes
I have been getting pain in my lower spine for a long time now. My rheumatology doctor used to give me a steroid injection in my backside ab...
Beaten by the bus. But it hasn't wreaked my big news.
pinksugarmouse2 days ago
I had a dreadful bus journey yesterday. The bus took about fifteen minuets to start, the driver was reving the engine but the bus didn't wan...
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fastball2 days ago
I'vet been in hospital for several days, for shortness of breath. I could'nt take my MTX pens for three weeks because i was on antibiotics....
Access to biologics in different CCG
postle22 days ago
It has been a stressful few months selling-up and looking for somewhere to live on the other side of the country. And it still is ...
Omg...surely these things can't be happening.... prednisolone?
orchidcass2 days agoPOPULAR
Ok so I won't ramble on. The pharmacy were meant to deliver an emergency Prednisone pack. I'm currently on 40mgs (I know it's a lot and that...
Laying down for the night can be scary!
jaclyn113052 days agoPOPULAR
Anyone else dread going to bed cause your pain is already so bad and you know its going to be so much worse once you lay down!
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crashdoll2 days ago
I've been on humira for 2.5 years. It's working quite well and I certainly wouldn't want to stop taking it. I inject every other Thursday ev...
Acute infectious synovitis
Cornishrex2 days ago
One or two of you will probably remember my story, but I've been fighting a diagnosis of RA for almost two years (yes, I know, it goes again...
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First Methotrexate dose
gwynedd2 days ago
Hi all, hope your all as pain free as possible.
I've just taken my first dose of Methotrexate after dinner tonight, felt very apprehensive b...
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Asthma in RA
jaclyn113052 days ago
I was diagnosed with asthma when i was young but as i got older i kinda grew out of it hadnt had an attack in a very very long time. Until a...
Hidden3 days agoPOPULAR
Is it just me or has RA caused your feet to expand? I used to have lovely long slim feet and now I look down and see splodges. Is RA turni...
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NRAS Group Meetings Next Week
Kim-NRAS3 days ago
Please find details below of the two NRAS Group meetings taking place next week.
NRAS Group Meetings—Week Commencing 25th July 2016
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