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    New to plaquenil....please help :)

    My rheumy recently prescribed Plaquenil to me and I'm more than a little hesitant to actually start taking it. I've read the literature he gave me and spoken to someone I know that's been taking it...
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    Thanks for the run-down about...

    Thanks for the run-down about SSID/SSI...especially since I'm seriously considering applying myself. I too am a single mother, on the verge of 40, that attempted to ignore my symptoms and now I'm in...
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    Congrats on being insured, Mari!! I know how...

    Congrats on being insured, Mari!! I know how thankful and lucky I am/feel, especially after being diagnosed with SLE, that I'm fortunate enough to have stellar health insurance coverage. Is this...
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    We're neighbors! Nice to 'meet' you! :)

    We're neighbors! Nice to 'meet' you! :)
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    I'm in the Fort Lauderdale area. You?

    I'm in the Fort Lauderdale area. You?
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    Thanks for the welcome....it's never too late for...

    Thanks for the welcome....it's never too late for that :)
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    you're right, of course, about lots of testing ...

    you're right, of course, about lots of testing being a good thing....i just hate feeling so out of control of what's happening & i definitely hate needles. i have awful veins for getting...
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    Knowledge wanted....please help!

    Sorry I wasn't able to post after my 1st rheumy visit but things have been crazy and I've been crazy exhausted!! Had my 2nd rheumy appt this morning and it was interesting, to say the least :( I've...
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    Thanks again for directing me to The Spoon...

    Thanks again for directing me to The Spoon Theory! It's such a wonderful analogy...and hopefully my family will FINALLY understand that I didn't, "catch Lupus," (no kidding, my grandmother claims my...
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    Thank you SO much for the link and the advice. ...

    Thank you SO much for the link and the advice. I'll definitely check it out and pass it along to my family, etc. Being so completely new to this disease, I have been caught unaware...to say the...
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    Thank ya'll SO much for the warm welcome and...

    Thank ya'll SO much for the warm welcome and support! I have my first appointment with the rheumatologist tomorrow and I was really surprised by the amount of time I was told to expect to be there...
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    I'm originally from Hawaii but transplanted to...

    I'm originally from Hawaii but transplanted to South FL almost 3 years ago...oh how I miss the islands!! I've got my first appointment with the rheumatologist tomorrow and I was pretty shocked by...
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    newly diagnosed

    Aloha!
    As a "newbie," I'd like to start by saying how happy I was when I came across this site! I was diagnosed with LET w/probable SLE (based on symptoms) just as the weekend was commencing...so...
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