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The chronicles of Ozzy and PMR

The chronicles of Ozzy part 1: I’m a bit grumpy today cos I have a fur coat on a...

Brief Encounter

There is no mention of PMR in this other than to say I completely forgot it for ...

Hip Pain and Prednisolone

Hello Linny I have almost identical awful hip pain to you - except that X-rays h...
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Advice needed.

Has anyone started with GCA with these sympton? Sore mouth with very severe p...

Co-proximal

I found Co-proxamol to be a wonderful pain killer 15 year's ago and then it beca...

Getting to grips.

Hello fellow PMR sufferers. Thank you for all the helpful comments on this site....

can't tolerate steroids

What happens if, like me, you cannot tolerate steroids? What alternatives....?

Tapering....need advice

I am currently at 13 mg Prednisone daily and I am going to attempt to taper, aga...

Wedding tomorrow!!

We are here in a very hot North Somerset for our sons wedding.I am a bit emotion...

Exercise and PMR

Good Afternoon All I was wondering if anyone has suggestions for some exercises ...

Tesco Bottled Flavoured Water

Dear Carol-mc By searching exhaustively I managed to find how to add a photo to ...

After A Day On The Tiles!

Not to bad! Considering! Bit sore but better than doing F. All! Ahh! decision ...

Synthacthen results

I finally had a response from my rheumie. My cortisol level continues to be low...

Fun size Snicker

I don't know if this will translate across the pond but I tell my friends I am n...

Service announcement re the “sighs” football ⚽️

I had to share this. Husband has just announced ruefully that there is no footba...

DIY Disaster!!!!

It seemed like such a good idea at the time... three, 3 foot long, white, photo...

Where am I gone?

My husband just asked me \"oh where is my soft wife gone\"? He wasn't being nas...

Update on job interview

I had PMR for about 5/6 years finally off the steroids .I just have to sort the...

Newbie questions - your patience required

Hi I read here that I needed calcium and vit D3 which it was suggested should be...

Is it early stage GCA or Pred side effects

I was diagnosed with PMR late February of this year. I’m taking 20 mg Pred daily...

decreasing by 2.5mg weekly

I'm at 50 mg pred... again. Has anyone here reduced weekly by 2.5 mg from high ...

Why can’t I lose weight?

Week 3 of Weight Watchers diet (which I have stuck to rigidly) and no weight los...

Steroids/antibiotics/UTIs

Having just had the most awful week, believed to be caused by reaction of an...

All is Well

Hello, Firstly, let me give a sincere, heartfelt \"Thank you\" to all of you wh...

Very apropos to our PMR journey.

THE FOLLOWING LINK HAS OPENED MY EYES TO WHATS REALLY GOING ON IN MY BODY. Ho...

Anyone had Jaw stiffness

Dignosed with PMG/GCA actually seems to be Temporal Artritis. Had jaw stiffnes...

William Bednell

I'm down to 6 dropping half a mg every two months so learning from this group wh...

Freaking out, sort of

I had an appointment with my rheumatologist yesterday. I am currently down to 6 ...

William Bednell

thanks for the reply s had a New rummy he is a bone man so that might explain hi...

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