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Go swimming he said.
My youngish doctor suggested swimming since I was finding walking too painful. As you'll know from a previous post I have taken up the idea. Still in the...
My youngish doctor suggested swimming since I was finding walking too painful. A...
My GP is sending me for a brain scan. I have had a permanent headache for 6 weeks, sometimes pretty strong. I don’t have any other GCA symptoms. Rheumatologist...
My GP is sending me for a brain scan. I have had a permanent headache for 6 week...
Naproxen instead of Prednisolone
Has anyone else been told to come of steroids and take Naproxen instead? I have been told to reduce from 5mg to zero (4mg this week then 3 then 2 etc )and use...
Has anyone else been told to come of steroids and take Naproxen instead? I have ...
COULD PMR BE A PHENOMENA OF THE GUT?
Hi. I have posted messages here in the past and want to offer a personal opinion on PMR and a possible explanation for how it may be caused. Let me say up...
Hi. I have posted messages here in the past and want to offer a personal opinion...
Wishing my awesome Mother, Dorset Lady, a speedy recovery from her shoulder replacement today. I know she should be sleeping as I type but my bet is she is...
Wishing my awesome Mother, Dorset Lady, a speedy recovery from her shoulder repl...
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NEW GCA GUIDELINES 2020
GCA Guidelines January 2020: https://academic.oup.com/rheuma...
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Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Giant Cell Arteritis UK (PMRGCAuk) is a UK-wide charity set up to provide informati...
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All our services to PMR and GCA sufferers, and their families, are offered free of charge. But we are a very small charity and need all the help we can get to carry on our work.