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  1. Thread: Discrimination

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    Poll: Re: Discrimination - Update

    I'm a Consulting IT Engineer. I contract via 3rd parties to fix or build computer software. Contracts can last from 6 weeks to several years. Just depends.
  2. Thread: Discrimination

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    Poll: I dont think I'd let a Dermatologist treat my...

    I dont think I'd let a Dermatologist treat my Lupus. You should be seeing an immunologist. Even a plain old GP would be a better choice than a person who specialises in an area that is not related to...
  3. Thread: Discrimination

    by bunyip
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    Poll: Discrimination - Update

    Well, the inevitable happened.

    The contract was terminated a few days after my post above. I landed a new contract 10 days later. The issue is headed for a fight in the Equal Opportunity Tribunal....
  4. Thread: Discrimination

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    Poll: Discrimination

    utenutter wrote:



    As I write I am bedridden with a classic lupus 'flare'. Here for 3 days now, or is it 4. Headache, fatigue, shaking hands, pain, depression. The usual.
    I've been getting...
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    I agree Teroid - in this business its extremely...

    I agree Teroid - in this business its extremely damaging to just sit there even without Lupus. You risk deep vein thrombosis and should at least walk around for 5 minutes evey hour. This is not so...
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    Dont want to sound like a wet blanket but.... ...

    Dont want to sound like a wet blanket but....

    As I write I am bedridden with a classic lupus 'flare'. Here for 3 days now, or is it 4. Headache, fatigue, shaking hands, pain, depression. The...
  7. Thread: 1 in 20,000!

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    Hi Shane, I drop by from time to time to...

    Hi Shane,


    I drop by from time to time to check some things but not a lot. Yoiu can always email me at abunyip@yahoo.com ...

    Bunyip
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    How bout that! I had to stop eating all junk food...

    How bout that! I had to stop eating all junk food before I even knew I had Lupus - about 1984. McDonalds pickles make my head spin instantly. I've never like KFC full stop, but I get the same sick...
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    Hi Karen, Yes I had a great break, and was...

    Hi Karen,

    Yes I had a great break, and was mostly kitsurfing hard out in the sun for 2 weeks. I do have problems with photosensitivity and too much sun, and I was feeling it too this week. It does...
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    Hi Karen, Vitamin B6 questions are answered...

    Hi Karen,

    Vitamin B6 questions are answered here (and many others):
    http://dietary-supplements.info.nih.gov/factsheets/vitaminb6.asp#h7

    I dont take B6 seperately anymore, but when I did it was...
  11. Thread: 1 in 20,000!

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    1 in 20,000!

    Hi Guys,

    While Lupus is not rare (more common than Cerebal Palsy), only about 5% of people with Lupus are male. This means only 1 in 20,000 males have Lupus and thus Lupus is rare in males.

    In...
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  13. Hi Blaindude06, I was 19 when I had my first...

    Hi Blaindude06,

    I was 19 when I had my first serious Lupus flare, although I've had symtoms since age 5. As a male with Lupus you are 1 in 20,000 - a rarity - so it will be difficult finding other...
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    B complex

    Just watch that your vits. dont mask the allergy testing (BTW diet affects Lupus as a food intolerance not allergy. Allergy is much more severe. Food intolerance is a buildup over time and can be...
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    Diet/Vitamins effective for Systemic Lupus

    Hi all,

    Newbie to this board (48yo male) and just wanted to report that I have treated mild Systemic Lupus successfully after testing for food intolerances (mostly Bovine products/wheat/legumes)...
  16. Photos from Australia...

    Hi Marycain,

    Thanks for your comments. BTW there is/was no psychosis in my Lupus, just the Lupus "fog" and confusion (etc). It didnt stop them imputing a psychotic illness. One of the admissions...
  17. Misdiagnosed / mistreated as Schizophrenic for 11 years

    Hi,

    I am a 48yo male from Western Australia and my Systemic Lupus has been mostly under control since 1989 thanks to Dr Chris Reading of Sydney and diet/vitamin supplements.

    As an adolescent I...
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