Working conditions - anxious about change !
AliW in Scleroderma & Raynaud's UK (SRUK)7 years ago
There is a chance my work station may be moving to another office ( office reshuffle) but the problem I have is that office is very hot & th...
I need advice
northendchamps in Vasculitis UK7 years ago
I have been off work since 4th June 2012. My GP tells me I will be fit to return to work provided that my employer makes some reasonable adj...
CushMonkey in Fibromyalgia Action UK5 years ago
Hey fibro family,
I haven't been on here for a while as I have been very ill and had loads going on in the personal life.
I will be returning...
Occupational Health in the workplace
Purple2306 in Endometriosis UK2 months ago
I am awaiting my diagnostic lap (previously been cancelled twice) and in the run up to the second cancellation I was really poorly...
dragonfly45 in Fibromyalgia Action UK7 years ago
Should I be seeing an occ therapist? I havent seen one before but nearly everyone I speak to sees one. I was diagnosed with fibro 5 months...
Belle-Binx01 in British Heart Foundation4 months ago
My work are being difficult atm, I work full tim condensed hours, therefore work 5 days in 4. I have started cardiac rehab, and I have been ...
mohikan22 in NRAS5 years ago
Good morning. So n I've had a stuffed shoulder for mths now. The docs answer is to up the level of my gebapentin as I have had a cortisone ...
staceymacg in Endometriosis UK2 years ago
If you have read my previous posts, you'll know I've struggled with my employer when I've taken time off.
I've been off sick the l...
Phased return - how long before it affects your wages
nottsexsportfanatic in NRAS7 years ago
I am currently on a phased return to work. Occupational Health have suggested I have my hours and they check on me each month. So far this...
Hidden in NRAS5 years ago
my hand have been giving me a lot of pain ,they are very weak can no longer put finger and thumb together to form a crucial, or make a fist...
Elvis2424 in Fibromyalgia Action UKa month ago
Well I have had an awful month and glad to see the back of September. My nan passed away which made me flare a lot and my fibromyalgia was c...
Anyone know the legal work related ins and outs around health, Lupus, depression, etc?
SWUK in LUPUS UK6 years ago
My employer is using my health as a reason not to allow me to increase my days/hours at work. They say it is because they are concerned abou...
Early retirement because of Cerebral Vasculitis
elves in Vasculitis UK2 years ago
Hi, my husband's suffers from Cerebral Vasculitis and is under cyclo infusion. He had a relapsed at work and fainted ! Now they will not all...
Fidget02 in NRAS7 years ago
Well today is my first physio appointment
I was going to cancel as I am having a pain day today and cannot move me arm much at all.
stevenjust in MPN Voice6 years ago
Does anyone know if ET is covered by the disability discrimination act. I was recently turned down for an internal job because my sick...
I am filling in my pip forms and along with my medical reports ect shall I send in printouts about my conditions
Colegg in Fibromyalgia Action UK6 years ago
Another site recommended this as they said not all drs really know how some conditions really affect you what do you think x
Work and decompensated liver
Livewell69 in British Liver Trust9 months ago
Hello I was just wondering has anybody on here or their partners returned to work whilst there liver was decompensated. My partner has had a...
Ill health retirement nhs
Dizzyblonde in EDMESH4 years ago
Hi has anybody ever got ill health retirement from the NHS as I am devastated been turned down twice I have one last chance to appeal 😭 I h...
Some thing that may be of interest to an help
Keepstrong in Fibromyalgia Action UK4 months ago
Hi everyone. I just wanted to share with you something that my physio therapist, my occupational therapist, my Orthopedics surgeon and neuro...
Vonnie10 in Arthritis Action4 years ago
Hi , is this normal to wait for a rheumatologist review in 8 weeks time, my CRP ESR are high and antibody was positive , I'm in pain ...
Reoccurring brain tumor
fallen_leaf in Care Community6 months ago
Hello, almost four years ago my uncle had surgery to remove a brain tumor. It was benign. He had physical and occupational therapy and recov...
On a Positive note....
WEEme in Fibromyalgia Action UK7 years ago
Sorry not been on for a while, been busy trying to get back to work. At long last got clearance from occupational health and work that I c...
Preparing to go back to work
Traceyanne in NRAS7 years ago
I've been off work for nearly 5 months, after being diagnosed with RA. Im due back at work on 17th July.
Last month I went to Occupational...
It seems my FM may mean Medical Retirement - how do I find out what this could mean or whether its worth risking being fired?
Sarah-Jane in Fibromyalgia Action UK6 years ago
My Union and I are fighting to keep me in work but for the past few years, two of them with FM, my attendance has got steadily worse. Work ...
Moonstar123 in Mental Health Supporta year ago
I went to my college induction day yesterday and I was very nervous, the night before I couldn’t eat much because I lost my appetite I think...
Health & Safety Information needed
Hidden in Asthma UK community forum12 years ago
I wonder if anyone can help me out? I'm a graphic designer, so am computer based for pretty much the entire working day. I've been told that...
New job offer after heart attack
Barney78 in British Heart Foundationa year ago
I am a 33 year old male from the Bristol area. I was shocked when I suffered a non stemi heart attack back in March, I have one ste...
Disability Discrimination Act
Jenstir75 in Endometriosis UK3 years ago
can anyone tell me if Endo is recognised as a disability under the DDA. I've been trying to get a transfer through my work to an office in m...
I've told my manager I've got fibro which means HR will have to come in and do a risk assessment they cant use it to force me out can they?
rainbow_sprite in Fibromyalgia Action UK6 years ago
HorsemadJo in Fibromyalgia Action UK7 years ago
After seeing the doc for the second time in a month he has diagnosed me with Fibro. Also he is reffering me to a neurologist. Has anybody ha...
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