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01-03-2012, 06:51 AM
My name is Lisa I'm 38 and I live near Myrtle beach SC. I have my first Dr appointment next week to hopefully get a diagnosis. My family or friends don't understand the pain I have. Just looking to speak with others who know how I feel
Welcome to WHL!
Please make yourself at home.
01-03-2012, 07:03 AM
welcome to our cyber family.
unfortunately many of us have problems with friends understanding.
i hope you are lucky with your appointment.
remember that getting a diagnosis involves ruling out many other possabilities.
sometimes this can take many visits.
please read a few of the posts.
they are our personal experiences with lupus.
add comments where you feel happy to.
or start a new thread.
Hi and welcome! Although I am sorry that you are feeling bad I am glad that you found us. Steve made a great point about diagnosis not always being easy. I hope you get one quickly but be prepared that it can take awhile.
Please look around and make yourself at home. I look forward to getting to know you
01-03-2012, 10:43 AM
Welcome Lisa! I hope that your appointment will give you lots of answers. This is a great site to learn, vent, and make new friends. We look forward to visiting with you more.
01-03-2012, 03:08 PM
WELCOME LISA!!!!! WE understand VERY WELL here!! YOu have come to the right place!!!!
01-03-2012, 11:00 PM
Welcome to WHL.