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Arghhh help quickly please

I’m newly diagnosed with RA. I have an appointment on Tuesday when I’m expecting...

A big warning to every site member

Most of you are aware that changes are happening within the NHS But I would thi...

Flu jab and methotrexate?

Anyone know if there is a guideline about taking methotrexate the week of my flu...

Got a puppy

So yesterday I got a puppy. She is lovely 😍 Though I know it will be hard at t...

Anyone got RA in elbow?

I have had problems with my elbow for going on 3 weeks, it got stiff and I strai...

hand pain

inflammation in hand is really hurting and nodules are getting larger have had s...

Cholestyramine Washout and side effects

Hi there, was started on Cholestyramine to wash out Leflunomide as my white cell...

Flicky Tumbs!!!!!!

Hi, everyone, for the past three months both my thumbs are either locked or they...

Hip amd groin pain

I suffer from osteoarthritis in both knees and patellafemodal pain syndrome on t...

Bit of advice

Hi not posted in a while as been so unwell and in horrendous pain . Was took off...

INTERSTITIAL LUNG DISEASE

I’m home after 11 days in Acute Care with double pneumonia and dangerously low o...

Is this a flare ?

I started on Benepali in mid June ,14 wks ago & very soon felt a real improveme...

Hernia mesh!

Hi Guys hope you are as well as can be.Just a query ,I’ve got to have my Hernia ...

Too much methotrexate...

I’ve done something really stupid. I inject 20mg methotrexate weekly on a Wedn...

New Rheumy

So I have been to see my new rheumy, starting all over again. Asked lots of ques...

Mental Health & RA Report Launch in Parliament - Help NRAS raise awareness by emailing your MP!

In May and June this year, 2000 of you completed a survey about Rheumatoid Arthr...

Weight Gain

Hi Everyone please suggest that how to gain weight with Rheumatoid Arthritis.

Please have your fingers crossed for me

Today I had a back tooth split in half, and half of it taken out, after that sid...

Rituximab and flu jab

Hi all. I had my infusion back in June. Is it ok to have a flu jab now? Seem to...

NRAS Group Meetings Next Week

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

Today’s the day (again)

Morning lovely people, I’ve been called in to see the Rhumatology nurse today ...

Food: truth or scare 9.15am bbc1

Programme about whether diet can combat painful symptoms of arthritis .

Update on Chondrocalcinosis diagnosis/2nd opinion

As Mmrr kindly told me more about the Chondrocalcinosis and after I investigated...

Hysterectomy

With everything else going on RD now I have to have hysterectomy on Wednesday do...

Methotrexate and dental problems.

Has anyone else who’s on Methotrexate, had dental problems? I had to have a wisd...

For Nettienet. *Off topic*.

I bought these a while ago and love them very much. The leather is quite thick a...

They are here

I have just taken delivery of my first batch of methotrexate injections. Nurse...

Enbrel Myclic pen

Just returned from the doctors surgery to have a a Enbrel Myclic pen forceabley ...

Living the RA life

Hi there, I'm struggling Physically and Mentally and Diagnosed in Feb. Since the...

Increase in facial hair

Hi I am finding I have/get a lot more facial hair than I used to. Not exactly wh...