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Shoulder issues and PMR

I have been struggling away with shoulder issues for a couple of months now and ...

HI - AM A NEWBIE -

Discovered site yesterday pm after having full bloods taken a.m- G.P saying coul...

BAGS UNDER EYES

I RECENTLY EXPERIENCED BAGS UNDER BOTH EYES,ABOUT 2 WKS AGO. 2DAYS AGO MY LEFT ...
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Do I still need to take Alendronic Acid and Omeprazole?

I have been taking prednisone for 3 years starting at 15mg per day and am now on...

Headache

I have been diagnosed thru biopsy...with GCA I am on 60mg prednisone pet day bu...

jaw bones

When I first came on to this site I explained how the Prednisone affected my tee...

Bone scan

Had a bone scan yesterday and it was good news no need to take the weekly tablet...

Questions, questions: To carb or not to carb?

Me again. Full of questions today. I'm learning how to rest my body, but my mi...

After flare-ups

I have had GCA for twenty months now and after getting down to 8mg am now back t...

Questions, questions: Combining gastro-resistant and plain Pred

Oh wise ones, can you help? My GP diagnosed PMR and started me on 15mg Pred on 0...

2nd update!

Awoke this morning feeling absolutely dreadful, ears feel like there's rocks cra...

Reactive PMR?

Good morning, 1st post, but I've been reading regularly and found this forum so ...

Happy New Years to you all

I just wanted say happy New Year to everyone, you have not heard from me since F...

Choking

Diagnosed GCA PMR July 2015. Started on 60 mg....finished steroids end November...

New to this Site

Just joined with intention to learn from others suffering from PMR. Just diagnos...

Hot Flashes

Hi. I have PMR and taking 15mg Prednisione. Tried reducing to 10mg and failed so...

at the doctors

hi peeps... I'm pretty sure from my research, and chats with friends that have t...

Hi From the county of essex

I'm a 55 y o living with 6 cats, and have a range of illnesses, that are driving...

Update on this mornings post

Thank you ladies for your replies, I did not go to the docs today as I just didn...

Bath Cafe Meet Up Jan 9th

Anyone in the Bath area is welcome to join our small friendly group at Garfunkel...

My poor brain ;(

I was really feeling on top of everything mentally the other night so I sat down...

Second day on new reduction

So I am starting a new reduction from 12.5 to 11.5. Yesterday was day two on the...

Any advice please.

Hi, I was diagnosed withPMR around 3 months ago. I was given 15mg of Pred which ...

Possible throat infection.

Hi friends, some advice please. I have had an on/off sore throat with catarrh fo...

GCA and now a coldhttps://healthunlocked.com/!

Have gone down with a bad cold and was really wheezing in the night as if I had ...

Here's to a good New Year for everyone

This is really an update on me but also a bit more advice needed I think. Follow...

New Year

I resolve to better my understanding of PMRGCA flares vs. prednisone side effect...

Oral pred & steroid injection in joint

I had an injection of steroids in my left TMJ joint this past friday to help man...

GCA o

What are the chances of having PMRGCA and not getting other forms of vasculitis...

Newbie who is a bit worried!

Hi all I'm 53 & mid November had a terrible pain in my eye followed by a severe ...