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The Lighter Side: BBC’s 'Meet the Author' - ‘Uncle’ MB Meets his Literary Match. Or does he…? ;-)

So, the Scene is set and a Lifetime's Ambition fulfilled... After my recent talk...

Advice needed re medial branch block injections

Went to pain management clinic at hospital on Friday. This was a referral from R...

New to site, 'treat as ' PMR rheumatology diagnosis July...struggling already

Great site and amazing resource. I've learned so much in recent weeks about PMR....
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several years down the line

I have been a follower of this site for a few years. I had PMR several years ago...

Appointment with Rheumatologist

Hi, l rang for my blood results this morning & their Computer was playing up, ho...

It helps

Since joining this group, it has made such a difference knowing that I am not th...

Reducing Pred below 5mg

Hi I've been on Pred since having mild PMR leading to not at all mild GCA in 201...

Cataracts

Has anyone suddenly got cataracts on both eyes? Is it caused by prednisone or PM...

Not so cocky anymore

Well, I confess I was feeling pretty full of myself. Learned so much from the wi...

Thanks

Well don't know how to start and finish this rant. Here goes. ... I have exce...

The Lighter Side: STRESS and Auto-Immune Illness (e.g. PMR / GCA). Today on BBC Radio 4’s ‘The Infinite Monkey Cage’. Food for Thought..? ;

Greetings All I, like a few of You Lot here in the UK, listened to BBC Radio 4’s...

Vertebral fractures in Canada after Prolia discontinuation

This problem (early vertebral or pelvic fractures after discontinuation of Proli...

Mind over matter... a 2 edged sword

There’s nothing in this post you don’t all already know, and PMRPro and DorsetLa...

Sodium calculator

Recently there was publicity about a heart health calculator, and today I discov...

The Infinite Monkey Cage - The Immune System

Very interesting and amusing,a mixture of science and humour .. just been liste...

Cbd oil

Has anyone tried it and had a positive experience? Currently on 17.5 mtx and now...

GCA update

Just a quick update and a huge thank you to all who have supported and encourage...

Alternative treatment

Kyrotherapy has caught my attention over the last week. Has anybody experienced...

“… but anyone looking at you, wouldn’t know you were ill.”

Those that can't do... RANT! https://rantingsofamadwomanblog.com/2018/07/30/but-...

Light at the end of the tunnel?

Hi all. I'm 64, was diagnosed with PMR 2 years ago and have tapered down from 15...

Bean & Seen Doc. Today!

Good experience today. The usual build up of anx! Fight or flight! Went better ...

American Sayings

The light's on but nobody's home. He's not playing with a full deck. One card sh...

Heat and reduced mobility

Hi, is anyone else finding they feel weaker and are struggling more walking and ...

Earache should I be concerned.

I have had pmr for at least three and a half years and having been at 2 mg for m...

Adjusting Prednisolone

I am reading lots of posts, re tapering and adjusting Pred.and it is sounding li...

Mipsie

It seems that there is still a lot to be found out about pmr. I have several acq...

Advice please

Do you think its possible for blood test to fail to spot flare up of PMR. Diagno...

PMR

Does taking a lower dose of prednisone and living with more pain extend the leng...

Work after PMR

Hi everyone am new to this site have had symptom of PMR since March this year bu...

Wonderful discovery

Hi Everyone At least I think it is a wonderful discovery. I have been suffering ...