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Can you develop PMR months after being diagnosed with GCA

Hi. I was diagnosed with GCA in June 2015. There were no symptoms of PMR. I have...

Something New!!!

Hi all.. pic is my cat in her backpack she loves it and even goes driving. she ...

THANK YOU!

I have just attended my first support group meeting in Coventry (after 3.5 years...
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New to community--Living with PMR

Hi all...USA resident here, and about a year or so into the PMR life. Feel as t...

Predisilone at night

Have been getting more and more ill with my slow reduction of Pred - now 25 mg. ...

Help

I have PMR and suffer with Migraine and therefore get very worried about develop...

Weigh distribution

To cheer everyone up on a Friday morning......I have finally worked out why, whe...

How long does it take for symptoms to dissipate?

I started on 15mg a week ago, I noticed some improve within a day or two. I am s...

Sedimentation rate versus CRP count?

Anyone know which is more important sed rate, or CRP? And what should a good CRP...

Omeprazel and side effects

Hi just wondering if anyone else is on omeprazel. Just trying to see if ther is ...

GCA and odd chest jolts

I wonder if anyone gets odd jolts in their chest/heart area like a hiccup. I am...

Why rheumatologists?

I've been wondering why we see rheumatologists and not endocrinologists. The pr...

Bizarre VIBRATIONS

Traveled today about 5 hours in car, and another 3 flying... Long long day. Feel...

PMR GONE....!!

I've had PMR since Dec 2013 and have tried tapering many times only to have to g...

Invisible Illness Week

Apparently Invisible Illness Week began on 26th September. https://themighty.com...

Throat infection

I'm down to 11mg of steroids with gca. I started on 40 in April. Currently have ...

ESR

What is considered a satisfactory ESR? My neurologist likes it under 25. My GP, ...

Rituximab

Diagnosed pmr officially 3yrs,previously provisionally 2yrs.Was on pred till jun...

Informal Support Group, Norwich.

A small group of us with PMR/GCA have been meeting for coffee and chat at Notcut...

FLU JAB

Hello I m due to have a flu jab at the weekend. I have been on a dose of steroi...

Newbie

Hi just joined I was diagnosed in March this year with pmr never heard of it un...

Still sore on side were biopsy was done

Hi, I has been now 10 days and I still can not touch the side of my head where t...

What should we expect?

Hello again I have posted a couple of times and have had lots of good advice fro...

Frustrated

Hello all. I haven't been on for a while, the only reason being that I keep forg...

PMR-GCA Support East Anglia get-together

The next informal get-together at the Osier Cafe, Museum of East Anglian Life, S...

Getting Worse not Better

This is my first post on this forum so I am hoping some support will help me fee...

STIFFNESS IN FINGERS

Does anyone else get pain, stiffness and numbness in their fingers? Its on my le...

Scalp tenderness

I have had PMR for one year now and have quite a stressful few months. I had a ...

PMR,prednisolon and where to get small dosage tablets

Hi,I am Toenti, I was diagnosed with PMR in january 2016 after a horrible perio...

Bloods

Hi everyone, I just wanted to know what HD1 is. I just had my results from dr an...