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All posts for June 2019

A couple of suggestions regarding surviving the heat...

Tepid showers, not cold showers, will bring down your body temperature, but not...

PMR in the heat...

...is no fun. Poopadoop's post about the cooling scarves is a great idea. They...

Now the taper to 7mg

Have been waiting to get past our trip to UK and our interviews for naturalisati...
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CBD Oil - My Experience

So having been diagnosed with GCA/PMR/Fibro/Osteo Arthritis and Inflammatory Ar...

Clicking knee

Can anyone advise me on my clicking knee, not all the time and not too painful. ...

Stomach irritation most of time.

Summer in America leaves most patients with docs on vacation and appointments mo...

Local group

Hi everyone! I’m new to this - it’s the first time I’ve posted anything anywhere...

Persistent neck pain NOT pmr.

Hi. I have PMR 2.3 years and on 1 mg prednisone which I manage with some paracet...

Steroid Injection

Hi Again Have managed at last to have a dexa scan this coming week. Have been ...

Diabetes 2 and Prednisolone

Hi, I have familial diabetes. When I started taking Pred for PR my hbac1 went ex...

heAdache

knawing heAdache. i have pmr since three years i am down to one mgm but the la...

Polymyalgia and Type II Diabetes

Hello everyone! I was diagnosed with PMR in November 2012 and until March 2014 w...

Red face

Is a red face a common side effect of prednisone? I have always had a nice comp...

Adrenals

I was talking to someone the other day and they said they used Adrenal Rebuilder...

Venting , first post . PMR

I’m new. So happy to find this forum. I have been dealing with PMR for 13 months...

Taking Pred at the 2am.

Thanks to several suggestions I have taken 10 mg in the 2 am for the first time ...

Bruceaddy123

Hello I havent written before but I have had pmr for two & half years and on 5mg...

How can l get some sleep?

Hi l have just gone down to 20mgs of pred from 221/2 and having bad insomnia. I...

Help! Slept through. No Pred.. Pain and stiffnes!

Slept through last night. (A rare thing)... Didn't have pred... Pain and stiffne...

Welcome your observations and advice

After 2 days on 6.5 (from 7 for a month), I have woken with pain in new places. ...

Auntie Bleary-eyeds , Bleary words of wisdom, for coping with the heat on holiday and summer sun with PMR , Fibro and any Chronic Illness.

Well , folks how was your day? Do you feel as limp as the lettuce in a British ...

Question: who ARE you? Answer: I don't know. Steroid User......I guess.

People don't recognize me. I've spent most of the last 16 months on 20 or more m...

Tapering

I have been on prednisone 15mg since June 2 was taking Pred in split dose 10 Mg ...

Dexa Scan Results

Low bone density. (Osteopenia) with lowest Tscore of -1.9 at APspine. Tscores at...

Pred head or insomnia to blame

After starting pred in Oct 18 my already dodgy sleep pattern deteriorated to rag...

Osteoporosis versus having all my teeth out!!!!!!! Advice sought on annual injections.

Well it is a decision I have to make before my Rheumy appointment next month. As...

Temporal Arteritis Or Sinusitis? CT scan and response to Pred.

Hi all, I’m new here. I am a 35 year old female and I’m struggling with somethin...

Go for a wander in the mountains

I just found this link in my online local newpaper and thought some of you might...

Recall of medication from "B & S Healthcare" in the UK

https://www.gov.uk/drug-device-alerts/fmd-alert-class-2-mdr-123-05-19?cachebust=...

Warm Minorcan Sea

Just thought I'd share this.