Hey i am a 27 year old female and my symptoms started six months ago with fatigue, nodules around joints that are warm. went to the doc said i was haveing in allergic reaction put me on steriods, once of steriods the nodules , fatigue came back . put me on steriods for another month. a week later same thing. now they have been coming in going just before i flare up im exhausted in achey all over. and the nodules and swelling seem to be getting bigger. It last 3-4 days and dissapers. i finally wnt to hospital they said lupus or RA. i have an appointment with RA doctor. ITs a month away , and they havent given me anything for pain but antiinflammatories. do these symptoms sound familar to any of you living with RA. As a single mom of two full time nursing student and part time employee not sure ho much i can take.View Thread
Thank you so much , how could I find your page on facebook? I hope that this does not go on to the point I have to drop school. When i was on the steriods I felt "Better" but gained weight and acne. Not to mention the mood swings. And yes all around the joint area gets severly inflammed and hot. the stiffness is not to bad. Except for in the mornings UGH I also have a lot of popping I wake up, and my bones and joints sound like im 70 lol. When you have the flare ups Do you get fatiuged as well?View Thread
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