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  1. Thread: Newbie

    by BeatnikChick
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    Hi Nana and welcome. :) About dizziness - I...

    Hi Nana and welcome. :)

    About dizziness - I have iron deficient amemia with my Lupus and when it's out of control, I get horrible dizzy/lightheaded spells and have even fallen a few times because...
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    reg-tt you are so right. I know that I can't...

    reg-tt you are so right. I know that I can't pretend that I'm not ill, but I have been trying very hard, mentally, to stop thinking of my lupus as something scary and threatening, and instead, think...
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    Hiya Mitch. Thanks so much for your words....

    Hiya Mitch. Thanks so much for your words. http://img78.imageshack.us/img78/1531/hug29la.gif I really am grateful to have found this board.

    I just read your post in the other thread (about telling...
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    Just thought I'd offer up my two cents worth on...

    Just thought I'd offer up my two cents worth on using supplements to help ease symptoms. I checked with both my GP and Rheumatologist about using herbal, mineral and amino acids supplements to treat...
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    This is the one thing that I'm really having...

    This is the one thing that I'm really having trouble adjusting to. I'm very bad about staying out in the sun too long and not using sunscreen enough (I have naturally dark skin) and all the stuff...
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    Thanks so much to both of you. :)...

    Thanks so much to both of you. :) http://img78.imageshack.us/img78/1531/hug29la.gif

    I did talk to my kids about my health situation, and they took it so well. I was/am so proud of them. I guess I...
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    Thank you so very much for your kind words. I...

    Thank you so very much for your kind words. I was having a really bad day when I first posted here. I woke up this morning feeling good (I slept for almost thirteen hours! :shock: ) and my mental...
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    How to break the news to children

    I'm having a difficult time trying to figure out how to break the news of my lupus diagnosis to my children. They are twlve and soon-to-be eleven years old. When I first got news from my doctor that...
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    Newly diagnosed and falling apart

    Hello all. I was diagnosed with lupus and RA just this past Monday after suffering through symptoms for about eight years. I had got so tired of doctor's giving me the run-around that I had pretty...
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