AverilGan hour ago
I'm down to 35 mg of pred . My shoulders and neck ache all the time. I have pain shooting around the right side of my head with headache and...
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Gaijin5 hours ago
I haven't written or even read much on here for a while. There was a perfect storm, coming from all directions, for a depression to set in. ...
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yogabonnie5 hours ago
I am starting a new regime.. and will be drinking GREEN smoothies with 2 cups of kale/swiss chard/spinach along with banana and berries... a...
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morrison6 hours ago
Does anyone have the problem when they get to 6mgs with their taste and no smell of anything?. My daughter said oh my god mum you're washing...
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Hopefully Some Garden Zen
Pepperdoggie6 hours ago
Sweet dreams. Have a good nights sleep.
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Baking soda to relieve arthritis
Suet39427 hours ago
Just saw the above article in the Daily Mail. Has anyone tried this and if so, was it successful?
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ptm20188 hours ago
I am down to 1 mg of prednisone and overall I am feeling good and it does not appear that I am losing energy. But I sure, as I am sure ever...
How does one really know when the Adrenals have kicked in?
Is swimming everyday a good idea with PMR as the water is gentle?
Peachy69589 hours ago
I posted my PMR story here nearly 2 weeks ago, well actually, no, I didn’t, I had to ask PMRpro to do it for me as I must hav...
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PMR is expensive!
ConventCassie11 hours ago
Expensive illness. I’ve lost 2 contacts so far...$80 each. I think it’s related to some “fine motor” thing at midnight. I take them out-imme...
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Chin Up Buttercup!
mamici112 hours agoPOPULAR
It wouldn't be funny, if it weren't true!
I noticed (because I'm bored to tears!!!!! ) that I had a split in my index fingernail. So, I thou...
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Nothing has changed much in 35 years
Sheffield-Karey13 hours ago
My aunt recently died and when my cousin, her daughter, was clearing out her stuff she found this article from Nursing Mirror 35 years ago.....
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Sick and tired. Aka The Adrenal Zone?
Soraya_PMR15 hours agoPOPULAR
I was quite happy at 8mg early May. Chiro had rid me of extra pains, and my holiday was due. In fact I’d made up my mind that post holiday I...
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How arteries get inflamed
KateGilbert16 hours ago
Ever wondered how inflammation gets going in GCA? Dr Alice Lorenzi explains the process in our latest video clip -
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35 And Still Alive!!!!
mamici118 hours agoPOPULAR
Yes! As of June 11, I am down to ingesting ONLY 35 milligrams of Prednisolone daily! This is a HUGE accomplishment, after being on as much...
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A bit of a pity party
billinSurbiton18 hours ago
Sorry for the downbeat “vibe” of this post-?perhaps the result of an unexpected hospital stay for a week. I was discharged yesterday with s ...
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Sandradsn18 hours agoPOPULAR
I had my hair cut yesterday for my sons wedding next week.It was very frizzy and dry😖I totally blame the Pred.I am a pred head,in more ways...
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PMR/GCA ‘STRESS’ AND ‘SOCIAL’ MODELS OF HEALTH AND WELL BEING
Rimmy19 hours ago
Firstly to say how much I appreciate this forum and the huge diversity of contributions to it. In the last 18 months I have l...
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Being such an old hat at this.....
Constance1319 hours ago
You’d think I would know by now, but.....
I have been down to 3mg for a couple of months and thought I’d try something different. I took m...
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Great support group
Qubbie20 hours ago
I've discovered a great support site for PMR on Facebook. It's an amazing support group. Of course I'll always look forward to everyone here...
Last few days!
JulianJa day agoPOPULAR
For some reason I managed to get this taper to end mid week.
Because of that I'll be sitting on 6 for a few days before starting the next run...
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Trying to get up and running
morrisona day agoPOPULAR
Just for the record, I am fine. Just feeling below par, no energy, weepy and trying to get up an on. Now trying so hard to get to 6mgs. Com...
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venus07a day agoPOPULAR
Hi, Im a newbie who would appreciate some advice.
I have been suffering on and off for the last couple of years with mysterious joint/muscle...
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Lost link for a Taper Spreadsheet
Marymon2 days ago
Pinned the link someone? added to their response to ?, about 4 days ago.
Would love to be able to print it out so I can show GP at each appoi...
Drawing a line
KateGilbert2 days ago
Dear community members
Every now and then something turns up in the forum space that upsets a few people. In the PMRGCAuk team we want every...
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what a storm
yogabonnie2 days ago
I had no intention of upsetting so many people. I ache thinking about it now a day later. I was in high dudgeon at first from the negative r...
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Just Call Me Rip Van Winkle!
Pepperdoggie2 days ago
Internet & e-mail problems! Plus I crashed too! Seems I missed a forum" Bunfight" yesterday! Oh well! We all have our moments eh! "Super Sq...
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Welcome to the PMRGCAuk HU community - here are some guidelines to help us all make the most of our forum
Welcome to the PMRGCAuk Community!
We’re very glad you have chosen to be a part of our community. The PMRGCAuk HU community, offered by PMRGC...
Chrissy19532 days agoPOPULAR
Is it only me that is finding some posts recently not relevant to the forum . This is a site for PMR/GCA not politics or a bullying site...
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