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    Safe birth control pill?

    Looking for some advice--is it safe for someone with Lupus to be on the Pill--if so, is there one better than the others or something I should be looking for or avoiding.

    I am approaching this...
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    Sticky: Sun protection for your own clothes

    If I am in the sun for any period of time I pay for it. I have immediate symptomes and I feel like I was scrapped off of the sidewalk for the whole next day. This is the lupus symptom that I am most...
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    Thanks everyone. That really helped. I called...

    Thanks everyone. That really helped. I called rheumatologist and then the GP.

    I am just getting underway with a rheumatologist--and when I called, I learned the first appointment I could get with...
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    Snewberry, I can set my symptom clock by my...

    Snewberry,

    I can set my symptom clock by my monthly cycle! About a week out, I am hit hard, then it tapers off a bit as my period comes to an end. I am going to see my Dr on the 31st and I plan...
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    Which Doctor do you Call?

    Thanks for the perspective Jana.

    I am in the throes of a big flare. I tried to go to work today and didn't last long. I have slept 14 of the last 24 hours and I am still exhausted. I am...
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    Thanks Brian and dsunshine! :) When my doctor...

    Thanks Brian and dsunshine!

    :) When my doctor said "gloves", I tuned out. You can make a hat look cute, but gloves? I called a dozen rheumatologists today and finally, I got an appointment with...
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    Thanks

    Thanks Phyllis--I will keep my eyes peeled for a response, and I am going to spend some time today looking for a new rhuematologist.
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    Thank you!!

    Thank you, thank you, thank you so much for responding to me. I really needed that.

    I have had some mixed results with Plaquenil. I was on it for a couple weeks and I had a terrible reaction to...
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    Newly Diagnosed--Which end is up?

    Hi,

    I was diagnosed with Lupus after a four+ year struggle. I was told it was nothing. I was told it was likely cancer. I am certain if there was no spot on my arm to point to, I would have been...
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