Working conditions - anxious about change !
AliW in Scleroderma & Raynaud's UK (SRUK)6 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 UK4 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...
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...
mohikan22 in NRAS4 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...
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...
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...
Early retirement because of Cerebral Vasculitis
elves in Vasculitis UKa year 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 NRAS6 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 UK5 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 Trust4 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...
Reoccurring brain tumor
fallen_leaf in Care Community8 days 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...
Vonnie10 in Arthritis Action3 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 ...
On a Positive note....
WEEme in Fibromyalgia Action UK6 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 UK5 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 Support10 months 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...
Update on my absence dear friends.
Keepstrong in Fibromyalgia Action UK16 hours ago
Hi friends. So sorry for my long absence.
I have been again in and out of hospital like a yo-yo due to this horrible Neurological functional ...
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...
Sorry for my absence friends.
Keepstrong in FND Action15 hours ago
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New job offer after heart attack
Barney78 in British Heart Foundation6 months 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
Sorry for my absence dear friends.
Keepstrong in Arthritis Action15 hours ago
Update as to my absence.
Keepstrong in Functional Neurological Disorder - FND Hope16 hours ago
Hi friends. So sorry for my long absence.
I have been again in and out of hospital like a yo-yo due to this horrible Neurological functional...
HorsemadJo in Fibromyalgia Action UK6 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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