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All posts for December 2012

Happy New Year and thanks

Just to wish HNY to everyone and thanks for all the advice you've given. I'm suf...

Reducing

Have been reducing my steriods for a couple of months at 5mg a time have been on...

Missed dose!

This morning I came down and put my four mg of pred into an egg cup to take with...
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Flare? or come down from Christmas?

Hello everyone, I know I said the last blog was my last of the year but hey ho h...

Last blog of the year

Hi all, I hope you are all doing as good as you can be. I would like to take th...

stress

does any one know if stress / shock affects PMR in any way ?

Is there a link between GCA, PMR and Gout?

I have noticed several times that sufferers have mentioned the fact that as well...

GPs & PMR Advice

I took my mother to see GP this morning. She changed surgery when she moved abt ...

77yr scuba diver till 2012,PMR July,20pred,35hrs/36days,'normal'.walking 2xdaily,swim2x wk,Dr advised 20/15 alternating,back to PMR and 20.

Rhemy,gave BSR red.plan,no advice,Dr commenced a plan,1mg red/weekly.19mg ok,18 ...

ten weeks ago I was put on 15mgs of pred now on 10mg doing very well but have developed a midriff rash ?

headaches

Hi everyone This is my first post and I would like to say how helpful and inf...

Dexa Scan

I finally had the Dexa scan yesterday. Spine is OK but there is some deteriorati...

Not all bad news

Just had a rhuemy appointment last week after a 6 month prior appointment where ...

On the up? I hope so.

Hi all, hope you are as well as can be. Well I had my rheumy nurse appointment ...

Second Anniversary. Whoopee!!!

It’s certainly not something to celebrate, but I just wanted to mark the fact th...

Curious

Am I one of the fortunates ones that seem to be sailing through this PMR stage w...

reduced steriods

My steriods were reduced one month ago from 20mg to 15mg but i havnt lost any we...

I have been in pain for many months, how much longer

After 6 months have now been put on steroids (yippee!) Are the early days on the...

Has anyone tried taking Ibupropen for the inflammation instead of the Devil Drug???? How about Curamed with curcumin/tumeric herbal supp.?

I am a 6 mo Pmr sufferer. How did this happen to me??? I do not fit the profile...

is anyones still working while having PMR?

After suffering from PMR and GCA, centrelink suddenly refuses my medical cert...

i dont know what is going on!!!!!

after last blog about being depressed went to my doctor who upped my anti depres...

flaming flare :(

Well after about a week of feeling good the inevitable has happened, yes you've ...

My mum has been poorly managed by Gp - decreasing steroids too quickly. Does anyone know of a good consultant in the hertfordshire area ?

Anyone find their voice is weak with PMR? Or sensitive to noise and light?

Swollen foot again

Hi everyone, Poor Mum was in A&E for 5 hours yesterday after seeing the out of ...

DLA, YAY :)

Hi everyone, hope you are all smiling even if it is through pain :) A month a...