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  1. Thread: Update

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    supplements

    I used to take supplements that were "good for the heart". I think one was Co-Q10, does anyone know what others are good??? I read magnesium is also good for the heart and that low levels can cause...
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    finger pulling... hmmm I can hear the music...

    finger pulling... hmmm I can hear the music already!!! lol

    Yes, I know eating right is important and I need to do so!! My cholesterol was high before and I got it down by dieting and exercising....
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    a great laugh!!

    You guys had me rolling on the floor!! I needed a good laugh!!

    Sometimes, I think that, I think too much.... It came to my recollection that awhile back I was positive for the Antiphospholipid or...
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    Yesterday was interesting. I had my app't with my...

    Yesterday was interesting. I had my app't with my Rheumy. Before my app't I stopped in my GP's office. She called me for two reasons, My magnesium level is low even with taking it daily. I can...
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    Thanks!!

    I'd like to thank everyone for the great replies. I really needed it. I did talk to my bf's sister yesterday and I am going to take one day off a week. I didn't want to sound like I was a complainer...
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    Update

    I haven't been logging in much. I have been really busy with college, kids and work. I have just been pushing on. Dealing with things as they are dealt to me. Work- I love the job, I love working...
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    Cami, Keep your chin up, the advice given here...

    Cami,

    Keep your chin up, the advice given here is fantastic. I can't add much else. My doctor believes I have Lupus but my ANA was negative. I went through years of feeling I was a hypochondriac...
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    doing better!! :D

    I am feeling a lot better. I was a little nervous about working for my boyfriend's sister. It seems to be going well. My concerns were in regard to me not liking the job, something happening between...
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    what helped me....

    I found taking magnesium caused mine ringing to stop.. I found this link that mentions other supplements.

    http://www.lef.org/protocols/prtcl-105.shtml

    maybe you can get some insight on there....
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    I swell too

    I find that I swell quite a bit depending on what I eat. I found that carbs are the worst.. especially refined sugar. A little whole grain/oatmeal doesn't seem to bother me as much. anyways, I find...
  11. what is cellcept for?

    I am wondering what cellcept is for. I am guessing it is when your white count is down? I get sick frequently with colds, and such. I know on a few occasions my white count has been down.. it was 2.0...
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    Thanks

    Suzique,

    thanks, I have never been an extremely emotional person but lately... I am not my usual self. My ex-husband was attracted to me partly because I wasn't easily upset and emotional. I've...
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    bad day- just emotional..

    I had a horrible day today. Not necessarily lupus related...I'm just very tired and emotional. I just started dating my boyfriend in October. We spent a lot of time together until last week. He...
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    I agree w/hatlady

    Terri-

    Nice to meet you!! I'm 37 also. I live in NY. I'm a Single mom of 3. :D

    I found that plaquenil helped me quite a bit; It took about 3 months to kick in. I took it for quite awhile. Of...
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    when is the worst time of year for you?

    I find that Christmas time wipes me out. I do way too much, then I am spent after the holidays. Last year, it lasted until February- I couldn't even turn a door knob or open pill bottles. I'm feeling...
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    welcome

    Hi Liz!!

    It's nice to meet you. I too attend college. I am starting a semester next week. I only have 4 classes to graduate so, I just want to get it done!!! I know how hard it can be to attend...
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    hello!

    Hi Becky,

    It's nice to meet you. I to have times of "cloudy thinking", memory loss (I have had trouble remembering what day it is, how old my kids are, and other things that I should know), I also...
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    Poll: I used to have spasms.... until

    I was sent to a Urologist because I wasn't retaining my magnesium levels. I take Magnesium Oxide daily. The doctor said that the Lupus appeared to have damaged my kidneys slightly causing me not to...
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    Thanks for the warm welcome!!

    Thank you everyone for the welcome replies.

    The last few days have been difficult for me. On Monday, my sink drain plugged in the pipe... under my basement floor. It backed up into my sinks and...
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    new here and and a lil about me

    I'm not even sure where everything started. I have 3 children ages 7, 11 and 14. I had pre-eclampsia with each pregnancy. the 3rd was bad (year 2000), I delivered 8 weeks early, was on magnesium...
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