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Flare, hospital increase 12.5 - 15 - 20 now 30?

I had to contact Hospital again on Monday as the increase in Pred to 20mg was st...

COVID-19: New study to examine vaccine responses in patients with impaired immune systems

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Had a telephone consultation with my rumy on Monday inflammation markers down e...
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Tapering down to 1/2 mg prednisone

After being diagnosed in December 2018 have reduced from 15mg down to 1/2mg Been...

Prednisone, the drug you love to hate!

It's been about a year since I've stopped taking prednisone. (Due to severe oste...

Hairloss

Hello I was diagnosed with PMR 6 months ago and started with 20mg of pred and wi...

Looking for some advice on taking the right dose of Calcium and Vit D3.

I've just had a dexa scan. I had my last one in May 2020 (before diagnosis) wh...

Dexa scan

Since my pelvic fracture I had a dexa scan and it has come back with a little wo...

God bless the Conquest ( Hastings)

Here I am in AAU in the Conquest Hospital In Hastings, listening to the seagulls...

osteoporosis

Hi - Sorry I was unable to include this image two days ago, but now finally mana...

Who is Managing PMR without medication?

Newbie here. 63 year young male and have PMR sinds 5 months and went 4 months ag...

Can Covid Jab initiate a PMR flare?

I had second Covid immunization 2 weeks ago. As days have passed, I feel my old...

newbie here

Hi all, sorry if this sounds confusing, ill try my best to explain. Been on 15mg...

Waning PMR now shingles. New poster.

Now on low dose prednisolone (1mg) after 2 1/2 years feeling very pleased with m...

Diet and autoimmune - What do you think?

I have been sent two websites that suggest a change in diet could help. I would ...

Methotrexate

Hi I have just started methotrexate for GPA, I am really drowsy today, i have re...

Help! Head says one thing, body says another😔

I have been on 30mg of Pred for 2 weeks now, the last few days I have felt like ...

Waiting for G.P to call me for blurred vision

Hello all and its me again and still all over the place.Thank you all that answe...

COVID vaccines and the immune system

You may be interested to know that the ZOE COVID symptom study app will be givin...

#ViewFromMyWalk

Not at their best yet, but they are starting to look interested in Springtime

Headaches.

Hi.have been getting some headaches again,is it a flare,havent had jaw pain,woke...

Post Jab

Morning all Your thoughts would be most welcome I had a Pfizer covid jab on Thur...

Polymialgia in my 50’s

Hello everyone , I am 59 years old and have been diagnosed with PMR. I keep bei...

Just a little reassurance.

Hello everyone. Just to say I had my covid vaccination two days ago (Sat 27th F...

GCA/facial nerve drop continued

Forgot to say since being on 40 pred for week body aches/pains all gone(so was ...

GCA/facial nerve drop/double vision/blood levels normal.

I am having problems again. GCA now over 5.5years. 4 weeks ago left side if fac...

Advice Please for Sacro Iliac Joints Problem

Hello all you Wonderful, Knowledgeable People! Some of you may remember a few we...

Fingers becoming crooked

Hi there I have been diagnosed 3 years now with PMR and popped slightly positiv...

ACTH test tomorrow

How did everyone manage the prednisone free time? What dose were you on at the t...

Can I apologise in advance...

I know this has probably been done to death, but I am curious as to the reasons ...
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