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    At least now I understand why he gave me a...

    At least now I understand why he gave me a medication without giving me a diagnosis. Based on the others doctors that have seen me on numerous occasions and all of them saying it is lupus, I am...
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    Ugh I am so frustrated. So I went to rheumy and...

    Ugh I am so frustrated. So I went to rheumy and he says he isn't sure what I have even though my primary and my orthopedic and infectious disease doctor say lupus. I have to see another lady in the...
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    Preparing for rheumy

    Tomorrow is my first appointment with my rheumy. What should I do to prepare? Should I compile a list of all my medical problems or see what he asks? Should I compile a list of all the meds I have...
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    This is so true. My mom saw a chiropractor for...

    This is so true. My mom saw a chiropractor for years and didn't know she had a degeneration disease in her back and kept getting adjusted and finally had back surgery and the surgeon said the...
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    My chiropractor told me that sometimes they can...

    My chiropractor told me that sometimes they can help, sometimes they can cause problems to be worse and sometimes they can do nothing. He is a friend of mine so he keeps it real and I know isn't in...
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    The storm is definitely not as they predicted. I...

    The storm is definitely not as they predicted. I just went through it outside of Philadelphia between Philly and Trenton and yes there is a lot of power outages and downed trees and flooding but if...
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    Runningdreams, I so know what it is like to not...

    Runningdreams,
    I so know what it is like to not be supported by your husband. Last year I was in the hospital with lyme disease and my husband whom we had only been married 6 months ended things...
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    I used the mirena because I have endometriosos...

    I used the mirena because I have endometriosos and mine came out within a week but the week that it was in was terrible for me. The mood swings because it's total progesterone was horrific. It was...
  9. Thread: Fever

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    I used to be subnormal too and hardly ever go...

    I used to be subnormal too and hardly ever go above normal even if I was really sick. I had to fight the doctors a lot because I didn't have a fever and now that sunday it was above normal and...
  10. Thread: Fever

    by nicolehinkel
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    Fever

    Does anyone experience a low grade fever for no reason? I don't feel like I'm getting the flu or anything of that nature but Sunday evening and this evening my temperature is elevator about 2 full...
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    Life truly is what you make of it. For years I...

    Life truly is what you make of it. For years I was on bipolar medication and all 6 times I was hospitalized for trying to kill myself I was on meds, so I got to a point I didn't want to take my...
  12. Thread: Headache

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    My gp won't do anything for me, he says I have to...

    My gp won't do anything for me, he says I have to wait to see the rheumy. I can't take the excedrin migraine or anything of the sort because it makes me so sick to my stomach. I am taking the...
  13. Thread: Headache

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    Headache

    I am going crazy. I have had headaches for about 20 years but not to the extent I have had for the last 6 weeks or so. I am in so much pain. The pain starts from where my skull meets my spine and...
  14. Julia, Depending on your insurance if you go to...

    Julia,
    Depending on your insurance if you go to a chiropractor that has a massage therapist in his/her office they are sometimes able to get it covered. I use to work for a chiropractor and that's...
  15. Thread: Emotional

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    Emotional

    I don't know what is going on with me today. I have some personal stress going on and am on my last day of my steriod pack but I am so emotional. Everything is frustrating me and I keep crying. I...
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    The tramadol seemed to help last night well as...

    The tramadol seemed to help last night well as much as I could tell. I was so wired from frustration I took my dose of that and one of my klonopin so I could relax and went to sleep although I woke...
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    Gizmo, Thanks I didn't even think of that. That...

    Gizmo,
    Thanks I didn't even think of that. That is a great idea. I think I will do that tomorrow in regards to make sure all of my appropriate test results have gotten faxed to my specialist and I...
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    I was taking 5 aleve a day which did nothing, my...

    I was taking 5 aleve a day which did nothing, my problem is I can't work in so much pain nor can I take care of my 5 year old and since I am not on any particular "lupus" medication I needed...
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    I was just prescribed Tramadol also until I see...

    I was just prescribed Tramadol also until I see the rheumi on the 29th. I will start it tonight after work.
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    Very strong lyrics.
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    Welcome Rita, Ugh I can't type today. I so know...

    Welcome Rita,
    Ugh I can't type today. I so know how you feel with being belittled, I have been belittled my whole life and always told the pain I feel is in my mind and was just diagnosed with...
  22. Welcome! I am also pretty new to this forum and...

    Welcome! I am also pretty new to this forum and just have been diagnosed by my primary. I don't see the specialist until the end of the month, so I haven't had much experience with "lupus" meds. ...
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    I am going to try both things. I need to do...

    I am going to try both things. I need to do something. This flare up is driving me crazy because I have been diagnosed during this flare up and my hubby doesn't do well with medical stuff so he...
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    I just went through the same thing with being...

    I just went through the same thing with being awake and not being able to sleep. I have been in a lot of pain lately too. I've recently lost a lot of time from work. Good luck.
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    Mainly joint and muscle pain with extreme...

    Mainly joint and muscle pain with extreme headaches. My headaches have gotten worse but I think in the last 20+ years I've had maybe 5 days without a headache but now they are so extreme that nothing...
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