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Thermoskin Gloves for inflamed fingers

My hand physio recommended Thermoskin gloves for my inflamed fingers. Here is th...

Methotrexate - Good News

Very active, jogging, building boats (woodwork), healthy weight and diet and pla...

Hip hip hooray!

Hi everyone. Well at last i am going in wednesday to have shoulder opp :-) ive o...

Can chiropractic help with Rheunatoid Arthritis ??

Has anyone ever got better going to a chiropractor ? I talked to one today and...

YouTube Channel

Hi guys Just to say I decided to vlog about my experience of RA so far- I am ne...

NO DELIVERY OF HUMIRA

FUMING TO SAY THE LEAST -no delivery of humira.good job I didn't arrange a nurse...

Metx

Has anyone ever been told not to use. Metx pen if there crp or esc was above no...

Should I just accept things will keep getting worse?

I was diagnosed three and a half years ago, in that time I have been prescribed ...

NRAS Group Meetings W/C 28th July 2014

Dear All Please find details below of the NRAS group meetings taking place next...

I'm thankful for the small things

This is Cae Du campsite in Wales. It's currently my very favourite place in the ...

New sharing buttons

Hi All, You may or may not have noticed that since the launch of the most recen...

Me again... Edinburgh city council help

Had a blacksmith round just now - what a thrill! They're going to install a hand...

Appointment with knee surgeon

My original post seems to have gone to lupus by mistake. Anyway here's another g...

Painkillers v destruction

This may have been asked before but what line of pain killers do people take? I'...

Methotrexate; Tablets or Injections?

Hi everyone, I am currently on Methotrexate tablets but I suffer from nausea and...

Hi! Anyone taking alendronate sodium?

I have heard that people have gotten some bad side effects even after the first ...

Job seekers allowance interview!!!!

After being refused my appeal for DLA (in receipt of low rate care only) been th...

Independent Review of Personal Independence Payment (PIP) – Share your experiences

NRAS is currently responding to a call for evidence for the first Independent R...

5th Independent Review of the Work Capability Assessment (WCA) and Employment Support Allowance (ESA) – Share your experiences

We are currently working on our submission to the fifth and final statutory in...

People's kindness

I thought I'd write a little post about someone's kindness today in hope that we...

Day 7 coming of Tramadol

Here I am day 7 been on 50mg of Tramadol in a morning. Started to get used to th...

Trip to a&e

Morning everyone. Well yesterday i was in agony with my ankle and it got so bad ...

Update on Embrel

The first week, I was sick the day after injection. The second week, I was sic...

56 up

Just been watching this on ITV and a lovely lady on it has just got RA. She was ...

Did anyone else get a HU Tshirt?

I understand that 150 of these were sent out to people who responded to a recent...

An important message to all members

Hi Everyone, I hope you are all getting on well with the new Health Unlocked la...

Blue badge

Does anyone with RA have a blue badge for parking? I have applied and been rej...

RunKeeper App to monitor walking exercise

No I'm not suggesting we all run, but its a free app that can monitor your walki...

Rituximab for RA

Hi, I'm new to this forum, but not new to RA. I'v been diagnosed 4 years ago and...

Opportunities to influence health services in your area!

Dear all, We're recently been made aware of three opportunities for RA patient...