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PMRGCAuk
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All posts for September 2014

What happens next

I have had biopsy ,on steroids, going back to GP next week were should I be sent...

Peterborough PMRGCA Support Group- next meeting date

Peterborough PMRGCAuk support group will hold their next meeting on Wednesday 19...

Care after biopsy

Having.g arterial biopsy tomorrow hubby wanting to put me to bed for 2days help...
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skin problems with Prednisolone

I have just been diagnosed with \"Bowens disease\" on the face, and waiting for ...

Dead slow and nearly stop reduction plan

I have been asked by two or three people on another thread about this reduction....

Perspiring

Hi everyone. I just want to ask is it normal to perspire so much with this pmr/g...

Amlodipine

Hi Girls&gents,can any one advise on Amlodipine I am coming down lovely on my pr...

For those with GCA Poll on Vasculitis

On this site (Healthunlocked) the community for Vasculitis is running a poll. ...

Could it be sciatica

I am having a flare of GCA. on 35mgs Pred. I'm also having some back pain [ t...

Crazy conundrum

Those of you that have read my posts know that I have. Recently had an angiogram...

Worried

I can't believe I did this but this morning I forgot to take my prednisolone. Am...

An update on Leflunomide

I have now been on 20mgs of Leflunomide for over 6 months. This is supposed to b...

sciatica

I have had sciatica for about 7 weeks, in that time it has moved from my left bu...

Tapering steroids from 12.5mg.

I was diagnosed with PMR in August and my GP prescribed prednisolone 15mg for 3 ...

warning signs of losing eyesight?

Can anyone tell me what pre-warning signs of sight loss I should be concerned ab...

Tunnel to Towers Run in New York

On Sunday 28th September I'm taking part in the Tunnel to Towers Run in New York...

Not Always PMR/GCA

Among several other afflictions, I also have osteoarthritis. I'm now in line fo...

Tips, Tricks and Strategies for Coping.

Below are three links which may prove of some use to you. http://www.pmr-gca-n...

What's going wrong ?

Hi everyone. Pmr/gca 20mg pred. I don't know what's happening to me today. I w...

GCA Eye symptoms

In the waiting room of the local eye hospital (US) I encountered someone (else) ...

Weight gain

Thanks to all who replied to my request for hints on losing weight....

Losing weight on Prednosolone

Has ayone successfully lost weight while on steroids. I dont have ta...

You've hit a milestone! 1000 of you now have joined the PMRGCAuk HU community

Congratulations for building a true PMRGCAuk health movement in HealthUnlocked! ...

What Next

Feeling very fed up First it was swollen ankles ,,then sometime later nearly 10 ...

Kate Gilbert's book- Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Giant Cell Arteritis: a survival guide

I have almost finished reading Kate's book . It is an EXCELLENT resource for PMR...

Flu vaccine while on Prednisolone

I'm due to have a flu jab but there appears to be conflicting advice on the 'net...

Reducing Prednisolone

I'm down to 9mg after starting at 60mg in January following diagnosis GCA and PM...

Heart to heart

Been on prednisolone since May 2013 (got GCA/PMR) and currently on 10mg but stil...

thigh pain

Hi all this is an update on my sciatica problem. the original sciatica was in my...

Hair loss

Diagnosed with PMR 3 years ago. Taken Pred since then. The last 6 months I have ...