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Rheumatoids at 20

Hi guys, I'm 20 years old and I was diagnosed with RA last month and it has hone...

Newbie! Scared of MTX!

Hi! I've recently been diagnosed with RA & have had severe symptoms for just ove...

Sepsis strikes again

After getting sepsis for a second time (first was 18 months ago) I was discharge...

Beware the steroids

Hi gang Well in short Been on and off these buggers now for years with now esta...

Is anyone out there please?

Hi, I'm new here. I am alone with my conditions and have minimal contact with t...

Telling your boss you have RA

Hi everyone. In new to his having just being diagnosed with RA recently after fe...

Vineet is through to the second round!

Vineet Joshi has made it through to the second round of the Mountain Warehouse C...

MTX injections

My two year old pmr seems to have morphed into sero negative RA - that's accordi...

Almost certain I have depression.

It's just been too much. It's not just the pain, it's the stress of having to as...

WAHOOOOO

FINALLY!!! Had phone call this morning from NHS appointments department saying t...

Arthritis & Self-Employment

Hi Folks, I just noticed a little ad about the online support for arthritis suff...

Been down the hospital,waste of time.......

Went down the hospital for him to get his x-ray done and bloods for me and while...

Should you be checking your PIP assessor?

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-derbyshire-37010145 a pip assessor has been...

New to Biologics

Hello all. I am hoping that someone will be able to give me some insight on bi...

Good news time!

Over the bank holiday weekend I have won two singles honours in our lawn bowls ...

You can play a part in raising £10,000 for people with RA

Vineet, a GP from Oxford is in participating in the Mountain Warehouse Charity C...

Blue badge for tube

Hi I thought some of you lovely people might be interested in this article. App...

Easy to use dog leads

Morning all. I tried to get the best photo I could to show how it works. Kept dr...

P.I.P. update

Hi All, I thought I would let you know about my latest PIP info. I asked for a...

Stopped my Azathioprine

Hi, my Azathioprine has now been stopped by rheumatology, apparantly my liver fu...

AM in agony all down my right side........

Good morning everyone.Well as you know i am on more antibiotics so no mtx for me...

Methotrexate and lidocaine patches...

Hi guys, anyone used yhis combo? I'm struggling with lower back pain and its rea...

Brain fog examples

Today I have on 3 occasions been stared at incredulously after I have said somet...

Why are so many people terrified of taking Tramadol. Unlike every other painkiller I have tried. It works!

I take Tramadol, it's only dangerous if it's abused. RA is an extremely painful ...

We need to be a bit less judgmental of ourselves!

Just looked at my profile and the last time I posted I referred to myself as stu...

What is considered an aggressive form of RA??

I have seen this term lately and wonder if there is a definition or how one is c...

Can't get any help. Should I go to A & E? Am I just a big nuisance to everyone?

About two weeks ago, I had a really bad flare-up. Years of RA has left me with d...

Double dose of antibiotics now.............

Well here i am with more antibiotics.Not what i had hoped for,but what i expecte...

Aching ribs?

Hi, I was wondering does anyone have an experience of tender ribs and an aching ...

I actually found a rheumatologist

I finally found one that takes my insurance and I've been referred to him but it...