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Anyone else finding that some posts won’t open, your own posts are disappearing and posts failing to appear in your in-box?

I’ve had a day or two of this. I don’t know if it is my iPad or the forum.

Can PMR last a lifetime?

I have had this condition for around nine years now since I was aged 59. It took...

Problem with links should now be fixed

Hi everyone, there's been a problem with links in posts today. A technical glitc...
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PMR & Corona Waves

Hi all, After going back up to 10mg from 5mg due to being very poorly 4 months a...

Lowering Prednisolone Doses

Has anyone experienced insomnia as soon as they reduce their dosage. My GP sugg...

Soft swelling follow up

Thankyou for all your helpful replies. I have spoken to my GP and sent her pictu...

Is this lump caused by Pred?

Is this soft swelling between my collarbones caused by Pred? I think it probably...

Concussion and PMR.

I haven’t posted for a long time having been coping pretty well, but would like ...

Concussion and PMR.

I haven’t posted for a long time having been coping

My education continues

Good afternoon to anyone reading the forum.Just wondered what any of you might t...

Calcium - how much?

Just beginning my first dose of pred - I realise I need to take calcium too. My ...

Blood tests.

Just a quick question.Is it necessary to have blood taken for testing if one is ...

Paliptations

I am having a few bouts of feeling a fluttering in my chest, I guess this is wha...

hi I have g.c.a. and am on prednisolone was on 60mg. but now reduceing every month now on 20mg,1 july will go down til 15mg.i get very worry

at nite I lie in bed with all different things going on in my head. can someone ...

Vegetarian and PMR

Has anyone gone vegetarian and if so did they find that helped with the PMR. Ju...

My ongoing battle

Hi everyone, I am continuing my battle on 2 fronts still. Firstly with my sympto...

Local Support Groups

I know it’s scary going out and seeing people again. Like many here I don’t go o...

Early Morning Aching

Hello All You Lovely People! I have had PMR for over 3 years and am tapering, us...

PMR + type 2 diabetes

Diagnosed with pmr last week and after IV prednisilone am now on reducing plan. ...

Fatigue relief with increased prednisone??

I have been suffering from the deathly fatigue associated with PMR for some time...

Sensitive Teeth

Hi I've been taking 20mgs of prednisolone since the beginning of December 2019. ...

Is this a flare up of PMR

Advice please about a possible flare up- I was diagnosed with PMR last December ...

Sudden pain in jawPred

This is a very odd pain which has happened twice in the last few weeks , the sec...

Should I expect to feel discomfort for a few days each time I reduce Pred ?

I've been feeling such benefit from 15mg Pred for last 4 weeks after 6 months o...

answer to Jeromekjerome re Leflunomide

trying to answer JeromekJerome about Leflunomide but couldn't pull up the link s...

Wondering about Leflunomide side effects

Hi Everyone I started Leflunomide a week ago. I thought all was going well unti...

Update on tingling fingers.

I thought it might be helpful to post an update on a question that I asked on he...

Swelling around collarbone

So is swelling around the front of my collarbones from prednisone or PMR?

Scared

Finally got a diagnosis of PMR this week - 3 rheumatologists arguing it out. All...

European Headache Federation recommendations for neurologists managing giant cell arteritis - 17 Mch 2020

I found this today which I hope is useful as it is very recent....