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Choice to be made on meds

Just back off my holidays (nightmare but that’s another story) a letter was wait...

Hummus Bread

Going to give this one a try this week as no KNEADING. Recipe --> https://www.co...

Cryotherapy and ice baths

Cryotherapy and ice baths.........has anyone done this as part of trying to redu...
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Sjogrens syndrome

Well it is official, I have secondary Sjogrens. I am now putting drops in my eye...

Lack of knowledge.

Went to see my excellent GP yesterday following a fall at home wich I thought mi...

Adalimumab and leflunomide

Hi just been to rheumatology I currently take sulfa and leflunomide(Arava). Sti...

PIP Home Assessment

I've received a letter to say I'm getting a home assessment which is a bit of a ...

Swimming

Hi everyone 🤗, thinking of getting back to swimming......just wondering how ot...

Am I having a flare up?

I’m in constant pain , my hips ankles , hands shoulders legs, would you say I’m ...

NRAS Group Meetings Next Week

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

Our cats wedding anniversary gift

Zappa drops and goes with a live mouse, Roscoe promptly goes into play mode and ...

To cap it all they do this image on Versus Arthritis

To all on here following Agedcrones fab comments- what drives me nuts is the ima...

Abatacept and indigestion

Hello everyone. I’m after a bit of reassurance if possible! I started taking Aba...

why would rheumatologist take me off hydroxychloroquine

hi everyone I'm hoping someone can answer my question please. I had an appointme...

Tofactinib

Hi I've been on the above drug foot 3 weeks.. feel rubbish headache and feeling ...

Long term options for going off medication?

Hello everyone. Long time lurker here 😁 Just wandering if anyone here has had a...

How do they cope

Hi I just want to no how your other half’s cope with your illness. The reason I ...

Antibiotics for me

After 2 weeks of hell on the hands and them splitting open and almost open wound...

RA as a disability at work

Hi, If anyone has had very serious work problems as a result of having RA and fe...

Biologics and Cancer Diagnosis

i'm new here. I want to share my experience with biologics and cancer diagnosis....

Lifetime on Prednisone?

This will be quite a controversial post I guess, but my question is \" at what a...

Have you been prescribed medication for your Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)?

NRAS is undertaking some research into the prescribing of biologics, biosimilars...

Paleo and RA

Hi I have been reaearching the Paleo diet. I would really like to start it with...

Any tips to reduce bruising from injections?

Hi I’ve recently switched to methotrexate injections and I’m using the Metoject ...

Taken off baricitinib to try tofacitinib

Hi everyone been to the rheumatoid clinic today and the nurse has taken me off b...

XELJANZ TREATMENT REPLACING HUMIRA

HI fellow sufferers of RA. Have been through a number of lifetimes on various d...

ALCAT

Has anyone tried the ALCAT blood test for food intolerence to help you with your...

Another wasted injection - darn it!

Hi all, Just wanted to find out how many people on biologics are experiencing f...

Blimey it is soooooo hot

Well work was interesting after 3 days off. It was like being hit by a train aga...

Holiday and methotrexate

Hi I was wondering if anyone has some advice. I’m on holiday in Rhodes temperat...