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Help!

Hi all! Desperately seeking rheumatologist, specialising in PMR/GCA in the nort...

Eyes Ok.

Hospital doc say there fine for my age. I was referred by options. I told h...

Racing pulse - on prednisone 15mg

Hi everyone. I have a virus in July while on holiday and was ill for 8 weeks. . ...
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Pokymyalgia

Diagnosed with polymyalgia and stuck on steroids prednisilone originally 6 daily...

Help needed from fellow sufferer of polymyalgia

I have been diagnosed with polymyalgia and can't cope with steroids,maybe becaus...

Pain management

Am in a lot of joint pain and need advice on the best painkillers to take alongs...

Calcium levels

Hi, just joined PMRGCAuk and have been interested to read other's experiences. ...

Trick or treat!

Happy Haloween, dear PMR/GCA UK friends.

Polymyalgia, Vitamin B 12 and Vitamin D Deficiency

Hi group of fellow sufferers.... I was diagnosed with Polymyalgia Rhumatica, Vit...

Is this right??

Hi all, Another question from me. The longer I go on the more confused I get by...

Actemra Use

I have had ups and downs with prednisone in the 31/2 years since I started with ...

Bath Cafe Meet Up Monday October 6th at 2pm

We are a small friendly group and anyone in the area with PMR or GCA is welcome ...

Anyone given Cortisone Injections for PMR Treatment?

Hi, I am feeling very confused on moving forward with my treatment of PMR. Like ...

Just a year in and clear about personal approach

Hi all, I was diagnosed almost a year ago and told, like many others, that I wou...

PMR or Ra

I need opinion again. Diagnosed in March With PMR. 20mg of Prednisone. Down to...

Methotrexate

I took my first dose yesterday after lunch. I have had no side effects YIPPEE C...

Pain

I can relate to all of those things written by many members. I am worried about...

The Liver and carbs

I have recently been introduced to this woman and find her YouTube lectures fasc...

First blood results- Raised serum alkaline phosphates level.

I have just got hold of my 1st blood results after 4 weeks of Pred for PMR. My l...

oh yah...

feel like this ever? Haha...

Angry/anxious for 10 days. Does anyone else struggle with these feelings? Is it the pred?

I have been really struggling to keep my composure over the last 9 days or so an...

Interesting article about Magnesium

Just came across this very interesting article and thought it worth sharing here...

How much pain? Vs how much pred?

I saw my GP this week for the first time in about 8 months and obviously he was ...

living with Giant Cell Arteritis with PMR and large doses of Prednisone.

How can I make this disease less debilitating? I am only 66 years old. Are ther...

Good days bad days

Strange this PMR...had almost a week of some pretty good days, did some travelin...

Having 2nd Total Knee Replacement in 3 weeks

Hi all, Finally having 2nd TKR mid November. Not over-enthused but have ...

Giant cell

I've just been diagnosed with GCA but haven't been told a lot about it can someo...

Ongoing hip problem

I posted on here a few weeks ago about my painful hip. I've been to 2 GPs The ...

LOW blood pressure

I've written before about my afternoon lows with the wobbliness and weakness and...

Symptoms of Vasculitis?

Good afternoon everyone, I have a few questions. A year ago I developed a rash ...