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How to get assistance at an airport

I have seen airport assistance mentioned many times but never noticed if anyone ...

The Lighter Side: Why LAUGHTER Is GOOD For Us - a Few ‘How To..’ Tips from ‘The Professor..’ ;-)

Greetings All, on a blisteringly Hot Easter Holiday here in the UK!! (Ok, so I...

Downdate !

On New Year's Eve I bought myself a walking stick. My oh 'so full of myself' ach...
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Steriods

7 years ago i had 5 stents and a year ago i got angina. For 2 years ive been tak...

...and my little Easter Bunny!

Alleviating all my PMR/GCA woes, this little guy makes my heart sing and fills i...

My little Easter Bunny

Just to wish you all a very Happy Easter. Hope it is relaxing and stress free😊...

Ups and Downs of Life

The great news is: I have been off Pred for a week - without pain and even the a...

NSAIDs or not?

I’ve just been reading the information on the PMR-GCA website and in the FAQs it...

Surgery

I am due to have surgery within the next couple of weeks and am worried how I wi...

Reducing dose

Thank you for all the helpful replies I have received.

Tinnitus

Hi All Just a query, it seems Tinnitus is often mentioned. I have PMR/GCA and ha...

Advice please for flying

On Tuesday we're flying off to visit our daughter and grandson in Jersey City. L...

Chest infections

Hi - this is my first post but I have been reading all your posts for some time ...

Chicken pox and PMR

Hello Everybody and a happy Easter to you all. I have not posted for awhile but...

PMR??? Correct diagnosis??

My GP has diagnosed me with PMR but I’m not convinced. Severe stiffness for 2 da...

Happy Easter! Year in how many to go:)

Hi everyone Thanks for posting I do so enjoy reading everyone’s updates and pro...

New to PMR ugh!

Hi all, Newly diagnosed with PMR a few weeks ago. My first dose of prednisone st...

The Lighter Side: What Matters Most in Life? - Some Gentle Wisdom from those with Valuable Experience... ;-)

Greetings to All Polymylingerers and Pred Playmates - wherever you are across ou...

PMR been there, there again

About two years ago I was diagnosed with PMR and did the 6 months of Prednizone ...

Re outcome from my last post ' a tablet too far '

I have just come from a consultation with my rheumatologist, amongst other thing...

New guy, PMR uncertainty

I am a 67 year old male diagnosed in Nov after presenting with extreme stiffness...

What about plaquenil?

Saw my rheumatologist Tuesday. I was diagnosed in September and started on 20mg ...

Not sure what to do next

Hi (I used to be Calvi but changed my email and couldn't remember my log in deta...

Heath issue

What if my esr rate is 54 and i am only 17 yrs old . I have joints pain whuch be...

Reducing Prednisolone to prepare for operation

Diagnosed with PMR in July 2015. Started on 15mg Pred and reduced to 7mg . In Au...

Carrot Cake and Wine

It may have been that huge piece of scrumcious carrot cake; I haven't had sugar ...

Next date for meeting in chertsey Surrey?

Can't quite figure out how to use the site correctly but can anyone let me know ...

Doctor spots illness and saves man’s sight

What a great rheumatologist! http://www.echo-news.co.uk/news/16121372.Doctor_s...

Positive Rhuemetologist appt

Well I shared with the doctor that I can not take the new med ever for fibromyal...

I bet more than a few women here can relate to this article

http://www.wbur.org/npr/597159133/how-bad-medicine-dismisses-and-misdiagnoses-wo...