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Back to mycoplasma and RA

Medical studies, lots of them. I am trying to work out my personal arsenal to de...

Am I missing something?

Hi. After years of being robbed off with only painkillers I finally got to see a...

Weakness

I just returned from an urgent visit with my primary care doctor, I couldn't get...

Rib, Lung

Rib pain, with what feels like a twinge, or spasm in lung Any thoughts on what i...

Update on dental drama!

After weeks of back and forth debates with insurance. I decided to schedule surg...

Celebrex - taken first dose now waiting in terror to see if I die!

So hospital has prescribed Celebrex. I'm a bit wary as I had a reaction to sulfa...

Pneumovac

Thank you all for replying to my earlier post. I had the jab 20 minutes ago afte...

Pneumovac

I've just been told that because I am on MTX, I will need the pneumonia jab ever...

Newbie Question

I was recently diagnosed and have been on methotrexate for two weeks. I've seen ...

Medipen

Morning All I was speaking to a friend over the weekend and she told me about th...

To difficult box

Hi, After 10+ years of pain and suffering tests and Scans, it has finally been d...

weird breathing symptom

Hello All, I have asked about my breathing in the last few weeks. Nothing shows...

I'm new here, but not new to RA. It has been 54 yrs. I have been dealing with RA. Since 16 I have had treatments, love to talk with others.

I live in the US and have been involved with the Arthritis Foundation. Problem ...

High cholesterol!!!!!

So they decided to do a cholesterol test. Back in 2015 it was 6.8. Back them I a...

wrist arthrodesis- anyone had one

Hi, I have a date for a left wrist arthrodesis. I'm a bit scared. It seems like ...

Happy Halloween!

Trick or treat if that's your thing!!! Hugs and all treats no tricks! Dani & Rem...

White cell yo-yo

I had to come off plaquenil 2 1/2 weeks ago as my white cell count and neurophil...

Bursitis

Last year I had bursitis in both hips that was successfully treated with an ultr...

Positive outcome at the hospital

Wishing everyone well. Had my second das score done today and I will be starting...

Day 5 - symptoms getting worse :(

The first two days of taking Naproxen I was feeling OK and actually felt an impr...

My recovery photo - It was indeed a great achievement

A month before I was sick in May 2014, I had a gathering with my classmates for ...

Kelly O’Neill Young: RA Unmasked

Just to say there’s a free Kindle-download of this book at the moment on Amazon....

Pip

Does anyone know when the law changed regarding stopping Pip before the due date...

Is it time for biologics & will I get them?

Hi I was diagnosed with RA 23 Dec 2015 at age 62/& had my first consultation in...

Tens Units

Are the Tens units costing about $30 any good?

Tens Units

I'm new here too, and wondering if the Tens units that only cost about $30 are a...

Bloods

I see lots of people with huge numbers for RF and antiCCP, it's making me wonder...

What if the RA is not RA?

When I was first diagnosed with RA on August 11, I had no other symptoms apart f...

Natural fusion of vertebrae

Hi Imnew here, I was due to have decompression and a spacer put between two mis...

Methotrexate injection. .sick..yuk

Hi all was wondering if anyone else was sick with mtx injection .I've been takin...