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Kitten Power

I got a Siamese Lilac point tiny kitten three weeks ago. Best thing I have ever ...

now i have Trochanteric Bursitis

here we go again i am falling apart . I have had hip X-ray as i was getting sh...

GCA

Anyone know what a low IgA Quant and low IgG Serum means. I now high can be bon...
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bone scan

Hi girls, can any one tell me what number my bone scan should be if normal,i do ...

GCA temple artritis ?

Hi all i was treated for temple artritis with 6o mg preds started 7 weeks ago si...

GCA

Going on 2 years with GCA, on actemra to keep me off preds. All my labs are good...

Bewildered, disappointed and arrgghh angry too, after Rheumy visit.

Hi to everyone. Firstly, thanks to all who take the time to post and comment - ...

Newly diagnosed with GCA at 46

Hi All I've literally been diagnosed yesterday and started on 50mg pred. As it w...

Reduction in Prednislone dosage

I have been on Prednosolone for 5 yeas. Giant Cell Arteritis starting on 40 mg d...

Alendronic acid

Oh dear!! On Friday went to see my GP as I have now been on pred. For two weeks ...

Hospital admission

Hi , I'm new to this so please forgive me if I don't know all the proper titles ...

gca

Is thee a link between Renaud's disease and GCA trying to search and not finding...

My history of PMR

Started with swollen knees. Referred to orthopaedic consultant. He suggested a ...

Headaches

Since being diagnosed with PMR 4 months ago I have been reducing my dosage of Pr...

your history of PMR, GCA

Has anyone thought of starting compiling individual list of the start of symptom...

Zoledronate infusion

Hi folks, the last time l saw my Rheumatologist l asked for a dexa scan and give...

You are all right!

Hi friends, You guys are all correct!!! My doctor laughed at the idea of me com...

Muscle spasms and cramp

Hi - I'm |Barbara. Last week diagnosed Giant Cell Arteritis and Palindromic Rhe...

Coming off Prednisone for surgery???

Hi all, I'm scheduled for a temporal biopsy on August 6 and the pre-op nurse to...

60mg pred daily for 8 weeks and no relief

Tried again to reduce to 50 mg and all the symptoms came back after 5 days. Am...

Just a big THANKS for your advise

Hi guys, We are back after 5,000 km drive for a holiday in the UK. I was think...

Freedom on wheels

As of yesterday we are the owners of a classic motor home and on 30th will take...

Can you 'Step up to the Plate'

> Can you help others just like you, who are on this journey that nobody ever w...

There is a light at the end of the tunnel! Yeeh!

Hi everyone I had a recall to the rheumy this week (5 days notice) where I was g...

Out of puff

Hi all, l had an appointment at the hospital this morning for a pulmonary review...

7 months into ordeal where combo of PMR!GCA, vasculitis , neuropathy, and scleroderma symptoms occur

My symptoms began sometime in 2014 as I felt increasingly worse and thought I mi...

Pred withdrawal pain or PMR?

I had successfully and gradually tapered down from 15 mg, then 12mg, then 10mg ...

Problem with balance?

Hi everyone, Has anyone experienced a problem with balance? I was diagnosed Janu...

Tapering

Hi everyone, 2am & as usual waiting for sweating to ease & sleepiness to descend...

Newly diagnosed

Hi, My GP told me I \"Probably\" have PMR, it had no cure just a long term treat...