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PMRGCAuk
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All posts for February 2013

Hi I am trying to manage my polymyalgia with nsaids Has anyone else done this?

Why do steroids make you gain weight?

Do you gain because you feel more hungry? Or do the steroids themselves make yo...

about my eye sight

i am having problems with my long vishin can my optician be able tohelp it has s...
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Checking out insurance

I had heart attacks in 1996 and 2001, was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes in 2005...

what is a CRP rate in the blood ?asked my doctor and she said that they just go by theESR rate at the moment mine is 20

Backache and other bugbears

I am going for a blood test today and have a GP appointment next week. As the CR...

Positive news

Feeling well so Dr has said I can reduce Pred by 1mg per month as long as everyt...

Still here not forgotten you all

Hi everyone Sorry I have been a bit quiet but have had a bit of a hard time of ...

Spelling last question

Should have written acupuncture sorry, brain fog :-)

Acupunture

Hello everyone hope your week has been good. Mine has been mixed really. Just wo...

Hello, Does anyone else with PMR have problems with their Achillies tendons? I excercise and do stretching but they get very painful.

GCA

Does any one know if I should be seeing a rhumey my doctor has never mentioned i...

went to see rhemy

well what was all that about , i told his that i constantly shake , thats the st...

Insomnia

Hello folks here I am at 02.47 on here as only slept a few hours so far. Was rea...

Concern re Osteoporosis risk

I am a little anxious as I am 47 years old peri menopausal, and now on Steroids,...

Qigong for Self-Healing

Hi folks Kate suggested we write a blog so this is mine. I practised Qigong fi...

PMR

Does anyone know if glacoma and pmr are contected? Steph

Has anyone had a strange growth under there tongue on the Frenulum. This has only come up since starting preds. Adelle

Tenderness, is that to be expected?

Hi, its me again, sorry to be a nuisance. I am now into 7 weeks of Steroids, an...