Usauna in British Lung Foundation 8 months ago
Hi everyone. I'm super freaked out. Ive just been diagnosed with Polymyalgia Rheumatica, and I have to take steroids for a year. I'm terrifi...
Polymyalgia Rheumatica ?
Emilytom52 in PMRGCAuk 2 years agoPOPULAR
I'm new here but I have been reading lots of your messages and post. I would be so grateful to anyone who could give me some advice or just ...
Reethebeat in PMRGCAuk 9 months ago
Hallo there, Ive got polymyalgia rheumatic, now down to 3 pred a day. But shoulder pain has really kicked in, and I now have elbow pain the...
Journey begins with polymyalgia Rheumatica
JoanElaine in PMRGCAuk 6 months ago
I am posting for the first time. After the doctor thought I was having back problems and was sent to have an MRI and then to a back surgeon...
Alternative treatments for Polymyalgia Rheumatica
DianaRabot in PMRGCAuk a month ago
Hi, I am new here and in the process of being diagnosed with polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR) and wondered if there are any particular foods or ...
Could Polymyalgia Rheumatica be the culprit?
Teatotal in British Liver Trust 2 years ago
I haven't been on here for a while as nothing has progressed with my liver investigations other than the Consultant deciding not to put m...
Polymyalgia Rheumatica - and Me
Mish1920 in PMRGCAuk a year agoPOPULAR
Hi this is my first post but I have read many of yours and really appreciate the wealth of information that's shared through this forum. It'...
Anyone have experience of Polymyalgia Rheumatica?
italy321 in Vasculitis UK 4 years ago
Hi all, I am still going through the diagnosis process for Vasculitis but after reading the route map kindly provided by someone via a link ...
Fibromyalgia? Polymyalgia rheumatica, 'just arthritis'?
missrat in Pain Concern 5 years ago
I have had two hip replacements for osteo-arthritis, and definitely have arthritis in two toes after an injury. This kind of pain is long-s...
Polymyalgia Rheumatica + GCA meeting for Devon & Cornwall Area
Hidden in PMRGCAuk 2 years ago
This years meeting dates and new venue.
To be held in room 3 Saltash Wesley Methodist Church Callington Road Saltash PL12 6LA.
They hold a ca...
Barbara from US - Ldn & Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
liveurlife in LDN Research Trust 2 years ago
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New - osteoarthritis, back problems, ? polymyalgia rheumatica, ? fibromyalgia
missrat in Foggy's "Invisible Illness" Support 5 years ago
Hi - I'm Ann. I'm nearly 67 and have had osteoarthritis for about 10 years. I've had two successful hip replacements. I've also had stero...
Polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR) or a flare up of my vasculitis/connective tissue disease?
SusieMC in Vasculitis UK 4 years ago
It has recently been suggested by my chiropractor and my orthopaedic surgeon that I may have PMR. I am having an ultrasound to rule out any ...
Polymyalgia rheumatica: observations of disease evolution without corticosteroid treatment
Admiral06 in PMRGCAuk 6 months agoPOPULAR
This recently published study contends that the widespread use of corticosteroids early on in the course of PMR has prevented researchers fr...
Hi all.How does polymyalgia rheumatica differ or similar to rheumatoid arthritis
lubash in NRAS 4 years ago
Hope everyone is keeping the fighting spirit alive.We are strong and we will endure.It really feels good to know am not alone and that every...
Kate Gilbert's book- Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Giant Cell Arteritis: a survival guide
Stormy87 in PMRGCAuk 3 years ago
I have almost finished reading Kate's book . It is an EXCELLENT resource for PMR and GCA ! I especially like that it is in an easy to read f...
Natural/Alternative Remedies for Polymyalgia Rheumatica..for my 82 yr old Grandma
LaurenStrang in PMRGCAuk 2 years ago
So my usually fit, healthy and sprightly Grandma was recently diagnosed with PMR. She has always had trouble with her back/neck, but usually...
How is GCA diagnosed? I have Polymyalgia Rheumatica diagnosed a few weeks ago. The GP has not mentioned GCA.
SheffieldJane in PMRGCAuk a year ago
I have had constant headaches for years, put down to Cervical Spondylitis. Now with PR I sometimes feel that my eyes are going to burst and ...
New study...No Special Risks Seen with Long-Term Steroids in Polymyalgia Rheumatica............One exception: cataracts
dianelee in PMRGCAuk 4 months agoPOPULAR
interesting article...very new....study on prednisone.
Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Giant Cell Arteritis: A Survival Guide. This book is a must for your bookshelf or kindle
Skinnyjonny in PMRGCAuk 4 years agoPOPULAR
Just purchased and read Kate's book ... amazing! It should be on all our bookshelves or at least in our Kindle's at present. Although I'm an...
Do you have Polymyalgia Rheumatica or Giant Cell Arteritis? Are you still working?
KateGilbert in PMRGCAuk 6 years ago
Doctors tend to think of PMR and GCA as diseases of later life, but people in their 50s get these conditions too. For many, there is a need...
Could severe painful cramping of the hands be caused by steroid tablets being taken for polymyalgia rheumatica?
jaydy in NRAS 3 years ago
I am an OAP over 80 and have had Polymyalgia Rheumatica for 2 years. Been off Steroids for 8 months and still have pains and stiffness.
V5_82L in PMRGCAuk 3 years ago
I Live in Northern Ireland and would be happy to talk to someone from there if possible or in fact anyone similarly affected. .
Another two forums you might like to visit.
jinasc in PMRGCAuk 5 years ago
Title of Kate's book please
obrien23 in PMRGCAuk 10 months ago
Please can anyone let me have the title of Kate Gilbert's book. I would love to read it. Thanks
Plymouth & Cornwall Support
Hidden in PMRGCAuk 3 years ago
Re: - Polymyalgia Rheumatica – Giant Cell Arteritis – Temporal Arteritis support meeting for the Devon & Cornwall Area
The next suppo...
Nemsi in Fibromyalgia Action UK 3 years ago
Anyone know what Poly Modal Fibromyalgia is please ??
Plymouth Cornwall & South Devon Support Meeting.
The next meeting of the Plymouth, West Devon and Cornwall Support Group for Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Giant Cell Arteritis. is to be held a...
ESR TEST RESULT
Pras1185 in PMRGCAuk a year ago
Hello myself poonam my age is 33
My esr test results is 55mm any major problems...
Please help me out
38jf in PMRGCAuk 3 years ago
Is anyone on the polymyalgia rhuematica facebook closed group? Just wondered.
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