Hello all i am one scared puppy here. i have been suffering for a couple years with all different things, and then i am told i have SLE i am in pain and i hurt everywhere what the hell can i do
i am on steriods Naproxen and Plaquin what can i do for the sleepless nights the pain the sweats . cazN anyone help
Sometimes I wonder if I'll ever get over being embarrassed while walking with a cane. I know I need to get over myself, but it's just, so... almost mortifying, really. Being seen at such a vulnerable point, when i'm in enough pain and sick enough that i have to use one. I just got back from the library and small grocery, and im still slightly nervous, even though i'm home safe now, away from the public's watchful eye. Today at the library, a man sitting in a chair next to the section i was looking
Hey guys. im 16 years old and I don't really know anyone personally that has Lupus. I want to start a Lupus support group for all ages. If you're interested PLEASE message me. I have been wanting to start one for about 10 months now, ever since I was diagnosed! Let me know what you think!
Hello everyone! It is Monday morning, and I am still drinking my coffee, 'nough said. I was diagnosed with SLE in 2003, but the symptoms started 4 or 5 years before that. I also have, Sjrogrens, Raynauds, Fibromyalgia, and three bulging disk in my neck from being in a car accident where a drunk driver ran into us.
The meds I am on are Plaquenil, Soma, Lortab, MTX and folic acid. I just started the methotrexate last week on Wednesday. I am not sure if I will continue to take it, I am still
I've been fighting for a year to make any headway with this Lupus diagnosis. I have numerous symptoms but I don't have the numbers so therefore, I'm unqualified. I get hospitalized but since the numbers don't show up, I just look like the junkie off the street. And that's funny too because I receive far too much medication already.
In the next month I will be seeing a Pulminologist, cardiologist, gastrologist, psychiatrist, and my primary. Somehow, I just don't have much faith.