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Waiting some more

Just to let you know that I saw my Rheumy last Thursday. Apparently I have Metho...

What a frustrating farce

Hi all I had my rheumy app yesterday after a major flare, as I have had to take ...

My esp and crp levels are slightly raised. What does this mean?

Methotrexate. After 2 yrs on Hydroxychlorine, with no obvious benefits (my hands and feet continued to deteriate and I had Shingles 18mths)

My new NHS Rhuemy has prescribed Methotrexate & Folate. However, I am B12, Iron,...

Absolutely Freezing - Bring Back Summer!

Hello all! It has been quite a while since I wrote a blog but I am back and mor...

Cimzia injection site reaction

Hello , I've just had my 2nd loading dose of Cimzia and this time the 2 injectio...

Anyone been on tocilizumab?

Hi all We had a call on the helpline today from someone wanting to know what be...

I see that's so many people on different doses of the methotrexate and as you go up on it at some point you start getting more side effects

I wonder how you know when the doses right for you I take the injection

Pins/needles shivery sensation in head/face/jaw/sometimes body?

Hi all I haven't blogged for a while enjoyed reading posts....im still waiting o...

NRAS Group meetings taking place this week...

Hi All Please see details of the NRAS group meetings taking place this week: B...

Need to know what you all think

Hi all, need some opinions from you guys! Have asked my nurse friend what she th...

Simply The Best. Mattcass

Have I shown you a picture of my Right hand Fran and Left Hand my Son Mark Recen...

Caution! Learner Driver Ahead! ;-)

Hello one and all, Sorry I haven't been around much the past week or so, but I ...

I have had RH for 2 years now. I was diagnosed when I had bunion surgery. I thought it was the bunions that were making so much pain.

My problem is now my Humira has stopped working in my wrists. I am in a lot of ...

hi ya my name is janet I have a lot of pain in my big toe on my left foot do anyone having the same pain plz let me know thanks

A poem for Halloween By Hairy Shelley

Rock a bye spider Rock a bye spider, in your web lair. Sharpen those fangs and ...

Flu jab fallout

Had my flu jab on Tuesday, GP assured me I must have it because of my asthma and...

Just wondering does or has anyone suffered with a mortons neuroma?

Its a damaged nerve covered in scar tissue found in the toe web space. I had one...

GP Tells me Hydroxy is not working, Mattcass

After 20 weeks my GP has told me the course of Hydroxy i am on is not working, T...

I've been on antibiotics all week can I still have my methotrexate injection tomorrow, I have a bad chest

Arm, wrist, hand, and little finger pain, with little finger curled towards the palm...

One day I noticed a dull, achey feeling in the little finger side of my hand, wh...

The festive season is upon us!

The festive season is upon us already! The decorations are in the shops and the ...

Hi my left wrist has come up like a ballon so painful making myself a cup of Earl Grey and dropped cup it just fell out of my hand, so I'm i

Tears. I think I need to go back on meds also here comes the flu symptoms! So a...

Nothing works.

Hi. I was diagnosed with RA nearly 3 years ago. Medication has been added and ad...

Gallstones Gone YAYYYYYyyyyyyyy!

Hello all.....I'm back after a while away, Having had my Gallbladder removed, al...

pain in ribs?

hi all hope everyone is well. just a quick one have been having some pain in rib...