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Anyone familiar with RA treatment in the Philippines?

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.

posted 2 months ago
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PsA Returns

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

posted almost 2 years ago
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Complementary therapies

I have terrible muscle spasms from my thighs to my feet ... Sometimes in my neck ... My knee hurt I have trouble walking some days and my shoulders and fingers are hurting don't want to do anything...but I can sleep for fear of having these spasms....I'm diagnose with RA and Fibromyalgia chronic nerve damage and degenerative disc disease

posted 11 days ago
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Does anyone in Nottingham use the treatment centre at the QMC

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

posted 9 months ago
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Simponi Aria

I will have my first infusion next week with Simponi Aira but I was wondering if anyone knows how it affects them afterwards. I work in the afternoons so I wonder if I should just take off that day to see how it may affect me or what. Wanted to get some feedback even though I know its different for everyone.

posted 10 months ago
2 medium

Should I be useing ice or heat

My wrist and knuckle's are hurt bad. Should I use heat or I e?

posted about 2 hours ago
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Seeking Rheumatologist in San Diego California

I am looking for a good Rheumatologist in the San Diego area, I live in east county and work in Mision Valley. However I am willing to travel any where within San Diego to see a really good and proactive Rheumatologist!

Any San Diegans in here with a recommendation for a Rheumatologist ?

posted about 1 month ago
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