That's what my doctor told me. Let's see...in the past year, I've broken up with my fiance, bought my first house, lost my job, got a new job by taking a huge paycut, faced foreclosure, and now have been diagnosed with a chronic illness that has no blueprint and no cure. I can't take joy from the things I used to, like laying on the beach in the sun, going outside without a thought to the penetrating rays of the sun, or not thinking about the hours of 9 and 5 in any other terms other than the
No support groups in Portage Wis. for lupus! Glad I found you all today. Now I have people who no what I'm going thru and understand.
I have SLE & discoid, fibro- plus other things. Won't bore you to tears or put you to sleep Hope to hear from some of you. Will be here reading the posts. Hope to visit with alot of you in a short time. God Bless!
Just signed up here.
Having problems with right arm. Hurts more than in the past. The more time that passes, the worse the pain seems to get. Starting to get so bad, that it twinges when I type. It aches to even flex my fingers for the key pad.
Yesterday, I got a massage. I usually feel more relaxed, and my body is pain free. Today though, I woke up to discover both of my shoulder blades hurt. When I got up, I then discovered
Updated 09-02-2009 at 08:10 PM by wolfwhisper
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Last weekend here in the apartments where I live, it was filled with drama. One of the tenants here threatened to shoot our apartment managers. He is in the process of being evicted for something. Anyway, there was screaming and yelling, etc. and he called our manager a "big fat ass".The police came, etc., but he had split by then. Fortunately, the last couple of days have been peaceful around here. I want to move, but I am "stuck" here right now. Lack of financial resources
my rheumatologist no longer accepts dc medicaid and the dr. that i was seeing tht does accept it wanted to take me off all my meds despite my history. plus he's very sexist and tells me i'm such a pretty girl like that determines if your ill., and also implies that its psychological. I have had several other drs that agree that i have lupus but its dormant now, but i still have adverse effects: brain fog, sleep problems swelling in feet and hands, they turn bright red! vertigo, and severe fatigue.