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PMRGCAuk
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Pred brain

I have only been on pred for 5 weeks but not seen any sign of pred brain so far....

Cannabis.....

On UKTV, tonight, the news featured the topic of medicinal cannabis. Apparently,...

Tapering dilemma

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Artificial Intelligence. "Diagnosis On Demand". The Computer Will See You Now! BB2 Thurs. 9-10.00pm.

Looks like an interesting program on where health provision/diagnosis may be goi...

Thank you.

I thought I had posted yesterday to say thank you to everyone who responded to m...

From GCA to Myasthenia Gravis

Had PMR since 2009 and treated for GCA from 2013 including negative TAB. Been on...

Some whitening of finger and toe nails whist on Prednisolone

I'm wondering if anyone as experienced any whitening of finger and toe nails whi...

I can top anyone’s moving horror

Laughing is a must when reading this book. I am in my new apartment since Oct ...

Bone density

i am coming off steroids 10mg daily for over a decade. I have osteopenia but at ...

Yes!

Right on !

Private Rhuemy’s names and areas covered

Hi All , I am looking for a private consultation , PMR . If any one can help wit...

Harrow, Pinner Group

A new PMRGCAuk Group is being launched in November: PMRGCAuk Harrow/Pinner Meet ...

Pred and Liquorice

Info with OH's pred states to avoid liquorice; anyone have experience of this pl...

Appt after 2nd bloods

Saw my gp today after 2nd bloods came back slightly reduced and he has said he i...

Is it a flare or snething else , so much pain

Hi All , I hope today is a good day . I recently posted that the Rhuemy said to ...

SAFE Site?!

Is UR SITE SAFE?! My newly updated Mozilla Firefox, claims THIS site is NOT Ide...

Achilles Tendonitis (tendonosis)

I haven't posted for a while. I'm an active 74-year-old working male psychologis...

Insomnia

I've been suffering from acute insomnia for the past week ; it's not Pred, I kno...

Now I think I know what DOSM is. I feel like I've been beaten.

In an effort to improve my fatigue I was reading on a website about adrenal insu...

Sour sweat odor

Has anyone experienced a change in perspiration odor? I have GCA and the smalle...

Thank you for the advice

I read a suggestion to take some pred earlier in the morning than breakfast to h...

Low Dose Asprins and GCA

I have read an article that Nesher and colleagues have reported that low dose as...

Back/heart spasm and pain

Saw post from Daisy chain and understand how these things can be worrying. Last ...

PMR flare, advice appreciated please!

Hi folks, I am after some advice on how to proceed. After 10 months on Pred I go...

Parotid glands

I have had PMR for 2yrs. I have had 3 parotid gland infections in last 15 months...

When you stop Pred do the side effects go away?

I was wondering if once I (hopefully) get off Pred completely, some of the more ...

Pregabalin 75mgs

Hi, if anyone has had unpleasent side effects of taking Pregabalin , I should b...

About cataracts

Hi there can anyone advise when I can expect to be referred to the hospital to g...

Different tapering method

Has anyone heard of this way to taper? Three days at a dose then go down by 1mg...

Long time pmr sufferer

It’s now ten years since I was diagnosed. I am still on a low dose 3mgs predniso...