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Reply: New here with questions
I forgot to mention. With the standard treatment for my ear doc of Prednisone and ati-viral meds, my hearing...More
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Thank you Lisa for bringing up this topic. I have been on plaq 400mg for approx. 25 years now. I have tried...More
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Reply: How did you come to terms with your diagnosis?
Have you considered medical marijuana for the pain?
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Reply: What is it?
Your symptoms are very similar in nature to mine and I have been diagnosed with Tumid Lupus;which is a...More
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Reply: Living with CNS Vasculitis / Lupus
Feeling a little disappointed..was hoping to get a response. is there anyone with similar experience?More
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Reply: Lupus concerns!!
I am currently having all of these symptoms that you described two years ago. Can you tell me how they resolved?
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Reply: Swollen ankles and feet, kidneys?
I pray for your victory, that you may walk into this challenge and wall out with total victory. At this point...More
Posted by tdearmon
Reply: Brain freeze
Since I saw your reply I have seen a neurologist who told me he believes I am having silent migraines and this...More
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Reply: Strange happening.
My dr that I'm using right now, said I need an EEG, but since they're very expensive, didn't order one. (I have...More
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Reply: Unexplained bruising & other symptoms, no diagnosi...
Did you ever find out what is wrong?? I have the exact same things wrong. All very odd. I am having blood...More
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Reply: Benlysta and Lupus
It is better to get off the predisone if you can. It does a job on your body! I, unfortunately, can't get off...More
Posted by nancyj95
Reply: Some help and insight please
Hi, it is scary to go through a health crisis like the one that your grandmother experienced. I hope that her...More
Posted by allie_bf
Reply: Lupus and drug abuse
Hi worriedhusband, I think what would be best for her is to go to a treatment facility for drug abuse. If...More
Posted by fishiefun3
Reply: Medical Marijuana for Lupus?
Medical marijuana has been legally approved in the state I live in and I do use it on occasion for stomach...More
Posted by lisatru62
Reply: Lupus blood panel Elisa ANA/9 C Elisa Method IgG ...
Anti-smith antibody is a specific auto-antibody for lupus and when present in high...More
so many symptoms
I will try and list some of the symptoms and some of the treatment my dear 65 year old sister has and is...More
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Reply: Disability
If your going part time to school you prolly can still qualify espiecally if you try to and have to drop out...More
Posted by lacella
Reply: Tip for helping with sores in your nose.
I've been getting sores inside my nose for over a year now. I recommend manuka honey, it's the only remedy that...More
Posted by skorpie
endo and Lupus/fibromyalgia
at age 25 I had a total hysterectomy for endometriois, then I got hypothyroidism and fibromyalgia, then I got...More
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Reply: Looking for a little help
Hi mrsthurber, While you wait for community members to chime in with personal experiences, you might...More
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Reply: Reply
Hello secretgenthouse! Thank you sooo much for your reply! I feel better already, getting support from...More
Posted by moniquecraig1
Just discovered that I now have kidney failure due...
Hi everyone, I posted a discussion a couple of months ago, about my having had SLE Lupus for over 13...More
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Reply: Mental illness and lupus
Ali, the first challenge is getting her to see the need for help. At this point, she does not. With the...More
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Reply: Husband has Discoid Lupus and SLE
I had this happen a few days ago. It lasted about three days. I took some Benadryl and used some anti itch...More
Posted by luvs2read14
Research project :)
Hello all My name is Taylin and I am currently a year 11 student. I am studying lupus as my research project...More
Live everyday like its your last, love Tay xx
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Reply: I hate "the lup"
Hi my name is Taylin. I am currently a year 11 student and I am doing my research project on Lupus. Your post...More
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Reply: Recently Diagnosed
Hi dear, I can completely understand you. but do not worry. the most important thing in this or any other...More
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Reply: Severe Leg Cramp(s)
I have lupus, RA, fibromyalgia, other auto-immune diseases and heart disease. I began having extremely...More
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Reply: Is anyone with lupus arthritis being treated with ...
My rheumatologist initially diagnosed my condition as Undifferientiated Connective Tissue Disease. Started...More
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