I am married to a beautiful and supportive woman from the Philippines and one day we are thinking about retiring there and was wondering if anyone had any experience dealing with RA in the Philippines.
People with psaratic (PsA) shouldn't be too quick to go off their medications after experiencing remission, according to a small study published recently in the Annual of the Rheumatic Disease.
Researchers of the university of Erldagen- Nuremberg in Germary looked at 26 people with long term PsA who have been in remission for at least six months and who were being treated with either a conventional disease modifying antirheumatic drug (DMARD) or a type of biological called a TNF inhibitors. The… read more
I was previously seen at the City Hospital until it moved to the treatment centre at the QMC. Ever since this has happened my treatment is far worse - appts cancelled last minute and rearranged 3 months later etc... has anyone else noticed This? I have been left for longer periods than requested in pain and when I ring the help line I get no reasonable response only that I need to see the consultant and the next available time is the appt given 3… read more
In have been on these injections for about 4 months now and have in the past 2-3 weeks developed an incredibly itchy rash. I have a few patches that look a bit like eczema (never had eczema before) and are driving me mad with almost constant itching. Has anyone else had this? Does it go away? Any success with the injection treatment?
Any response would be helpful!!