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Hard on the job

I find myself getting up at 4 in the morning. Trying to get ready for anoth...

Other symptoms in addition to pain/swelling - could this be RA or something else?

Hi again everyone! Following on from my earlier post today asking about 'alterna...

Feeling discouraged

Hello! So my Rheumy increased my Plaquenil 200mg to twice daily along with Melo...

Getting mucked about with H C @Home and Enbrel delivery!

There I am ticking along nicely about 8 months into my first Biologic Enbrel bac...

PIP

Hi. I already get lower rate mobility DLA and medium rate care for a mental heal...

Could this be arthritis?????

could this be arthritis?Lower back ,hip, butt and leg pain. Last weekend it was ...

'Alternative' treatments for RA?

Hi everyone! I haven't posted here much as I'm not 'officially' diagnosed with R...

New to Methotrexate injections

I was diagnosed with RA about two and a half years ago. Since then I have only ...

Zlatal Methotrexate Injections

I've just received a letter from my hospital telling me that they are going to c...

Goodbye offshore

Hi guys I have been on sick leave since March I revived a call from our office l...

Four in the morning.......

Well i have been down here nsince three this morning to back ache which is causi...

Scared to death!!

I've been sitting here staring at these 3 tiny methotrexate pills for hours tryi...

Possible Psa diagnosis now

My original diagnosis was RA 18 months ago but MXT has never been very successfu...

Enbrel support

I have had RA for 35 years. Went on enbrel two years ago n got my life back. I c...

Feel frustrated

I am supposed to be on the early inflammatory arthritis pathway having been diag...

Cancer

Good news the hospital now say I don't have cancer, well they couldn't see anyth...

Update

Well I went to hospital and my nurse agreed to put me on rituximab .i just have ...

How long should he expect to wait

Hi folks we're from Kent, England. you may remember me from another post where I...

????? SJOGREN'S

Last Monday, after having a hard lump in my neck ( just under my jaw ) for the p...

MTX newbie

Well, now going in to week 5 of MTX and can't say I feel any better. I know it w...

Osteoarthritis?

Ive been ruled out for RA in blood test but my hands are bad, their always stiff...

Tummy bug

So after being at work every day for 8 months (well not every day, but when shif...

Shingles and methotrexate

Hello all, Some advice please. Due to take my methotrexate today but had to go t...

life insurance

Have just taken out life insurance, declared sero negative ra, asked loads of qu...

Endoscopy / gastroscopy - catastrophe!

Well....I'd that was sedation- I'll eat my hat! I felt and remembered everything...

Hi everyone! I'm laraine. ..xxc

Have had RA for 17 years. Now on enbrel. Xx

Tonight is the night that I take my first dose of MTX

Well after the last 6 months of wanting to try mtx to control this RA, my wish h...

Nucoxia and Sulfasalazine side effects

Hi guys, I was diagnosed with Hla b27 positive and have been experiencing sever...

FED UP!! Can't tolerate any DMARD....Should I give them up??

I was put on HDC when first diagnosed - couldn't tolerate it - then tried Mex t...

NRAS Group Meetings Next Week

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