I was diagnosed in 2015 and referred to a specialist who told me it was a mis diagnose and I have RA only.. but the end of February i had my first flair up and was in so much pain and I was making a 10hr trip so I hid it from family until I got back home and it was so unbearable i just cried and couldn't move.. now they put me on some muscle relaxers and ib 800mg for now but what medication do I need to keep my Lupus under control
Has anyone been diagnosed with a kidney cyst? Is this part of lupus? I have a cyst labelled as a Bosniak 2F. Wondering if anyone else has this?
I got both doses of the vaccine, my last one was 30 days ago. My husband is still nervous about me going anywhere! I'm going crazy at home.
I coupon and shop after holiday clearance, and haven't been able to.
I was also scheduled to have an entire mouth extraction as everything was shutting down. I now have 4 parts of teeth, all the others have broken and/or fallen out. I'm still having to wait to have that done.
I'm just so frustrated. I'm wondering… read more
I'm currently trying to eat more veggies. I need help on trying incorporate more veggies in my daily meals. Help! Anyone have any tips?
Hi everyone, does anyone take lupa vita vitamins? If so do you see an improvement in energy?
So, I was wondering...I just got out of the hospital today. I went in with weakness and numbness on my left side and VERY painful optic neuritis. The doctors there treated me like DIRT, and I mean REAL TRASH. They acted as though I was “malingering” or “faking”! Have any of you ever been through this? I’m laying in bed at home now, after they all basically told me that “there is nothing wrong with me,” yet I have no central vision in my left eye, and my whole left side is weak. Basically, they did an… read more
My granddaughter has it and has been seeing doctors at the New Lupus Clinic in Madison, WI. She was just told that with her latest test results that she is in remission. She is only 19 and way too young to be dealing with this. She had to drop out of UW Stout because of it. Do you have studies that talk about LN that has gone into remission?
Has anyone taken the covid vaccine and if so did you have any problems with it
This is new. I've had a mammogram with ultrasound in October, so I wasn't worried about cancer or cells. This is a new pop-up where I have one nipple and breast that feel "sore" all of a sudden. Thought it sounded super weird for me. I am currently on Plaquinel 200mg a day and starting prednisone 5mg a day about 3 weeks ago. I have Lupus, starting of RA, and a lot of joint pain. My symptoms had a lot to do with mouth sores, severe joint pain, abundance of yeast… read more
Hello Lupie family. We are thinking to move out of Michigan due to the weather and coldness. We are thinking Florida. What part of florida is safe to lived and a good rheumatoid doctor? We visit Orlando and Lakeland. I like Kissimmee. Any from Florida can give me an idea. Were selling our house this April and we deciding to stay here in MI or move to somewhere in Florida. Thank you all and I wish you all have a great day. xoxo