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All posts for August 2012

SIDE AFFECTS OF REDUCING PREDNISOLONE

Hi. I have been taking prednisolone for 2 1/2 years having lost the sight of m...

because of weight gain 3.5 stone have lost 55 % lung volume has it hapened to anyone else ?

My Journey.... when will it end??

Hi These things are certainly sent to try us, and keep us guessing.. Saw G...
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Weight gain

I had an appointment for follow-up with UK Biobank (Google it - it's interesting...

Last week, and literally 4 days after my arms began to work again I developed exquisite pain in my right lower back referring to knee. PMR?

I am confined to the house, sleep OK but the second I stand up in the morning it...

Trip to London was good with no lasting side affects.......mmmmmm

Well I did well on my trip to London yesterday to see my eldest son and 8 month ...

Hello, I was diagnosed with PMR in July and I'm suffering with leg and hands cramps something awful. Anyone else having similar problems?

I use to have painful cramps before diagnosis of PMR but these seem to be worst ...

Any PMR men on line? an over 80 still active,heavy gardening etc I struggle some days with pain in hands, wrists .No swelling but weakening

Doing ok for now

Morning folks Today is day 4 of steroid reduction to 20mg. And although a littl...

My story

Hello all, I have been following the blogs for a month now after I signed up in ...

Anyone else just being treated by their GP 18 months after diagnosis?

steroids

ive been seen this afternoon at the hospital in arthritis clinic and he is getti...

Back to the worrying stage

Well, after seeing my rheumatologist today and being told the pain behind the ey...

CRP reduced so now the steroids

I got my result for my latest C-reactive protien yesterday and it is down to 14 ...

Refered by rheumy physio for steroid injection into shoulder/s. Can someone experienced tell me how long I might have to stop driving for?

SIXTEEN MONTHS IN

On April 5th 2011 at 5.30 I awoke with a really bad headache my right eye was wa...

bleed

what causes a bleed and inflamation behind the eye?

GCA - what next??

Just a short question - recently diagosed with GCA, already have RA and Fibromyi...

Hi, are there any pmr and migraine sufferers out there that can help?

I've been diagnosed with PMR just over a month ago, and on 15mg of pred. I've ...

down to 25mg and ok-ish

Morning all, thought I would blog while I am waiting my half hour after taking t...

sweats

i can start sweating for no reason i can just be sitting doing nothing and the s...

temporal arithritis

if you are under infestigation rof temporal arithritis are able to fly does anyo...

steriods and putting weight on

i understand taking steriiods can make you put weight on and im worried about t...

Does anyone have any breathing problems when they came down on the prednisolene between 10mg and 7mg?

Does anyone else experience profuse sweating when changing from activity to inactivity or vice versa?

Does anyone else suffer from profuse sweating when going from one environment to...

temporol arithritis

the doctor thinks ive have temporol arithritis and iv been on steriods for 3 wee...

Back pain and PRM - and sorry to "go on" but this is my first ever blog ...

Having written this, I may have \"gone on\" a bit, so if you aren't interested t...

I have a question in relation to genetics and prevention

My mother had PMR really badly when she was 70 yrs old and responded well to Pre...

Dexa bone scan

Finally off for a bone scan tomorrow i have only had PMR for 13 months!!!!!!!!! ...

2 visits to GP today

Well I am up and breakfast had. Now off to doc's for the 1st visit today for my ...