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Has Anyone Found A Good, Autoimmune Knowledgeable GI Doctor In S/E WI?

Has Anyone Found A Good, Autoimmune Knowledgeable GI Doctor In S/E WI?

I go to Aurora and Mercy Clinics right now. I'm looking for someone that has personal experience with a good doctor. Thanks, Kathy

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I am doing much better.

At What Point Do You Tell A Man You Are Dating That You Have Lupus?

At What Point Do You Tell A Man You Are Dating That You Have Lupus?

I am 57 years old and am a widow. It took me after Michael had been dead for about 2 years that I felt any desire to even look at another man. My kids are adults and live in Idaho. They encouraged me to try computer dating. I am now getting attention from men. I am seeing men here in Yucca Valley but also have what I call "penpals" on the computer. I am a person who is very honest and I pride myself on that. However, I have told men on the first date and I think I scared some of them off… read more

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Good evening. .. I am also on dating sites but I tell in my profile my medical history and it has scared quite a few men off.
But thats ok.
The right one will come along.
Jean
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Alzheimer's????????

Alzheimer's????????

The last week I have been waking up & I don't know where I am. I look around and nothing looks familiar. After a few minutes I realize I am at home but I still feel kinda scared & I want to go home but I don't know where home is!!!

I feel like an Alzheimer's patient. My mom use to wake up and wander around yelling let me out of here. She had Alzheimer's and would revert to when she was in an orphanage.

I have never had this problem before. Does anyone else have episodes like this? I have PTSD… read more

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Hope this is finding you feeling better. Hugs

Eczema

Eczema

Anyone have eczema? Dermatologist says that is what is on my hands and I have never had eczema before all this lupus sickness hit me...

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Psoriasis? "A chronic autoimmune condition that causes the rapid buildup of skin cells. This buildup of cells causes scaling on the skin's surface. Inflammation and redness around the scales is… read more

Treatment

Treatment

Does anybody else have trouble growing nails? Mine chip,peel,crack and when they crack they crack longwise from cuticle to finger tip. Does anybody have anything that helps with them?

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@A MyLupusTeam Member It's over the counter in the vitamin/mineral aisle. You can get it at any drugstore or WalMart. I buy the Store Brand-Biotin 1000mcg. It's a Dietary Supplement that helps hair… read more

Does Anyone With SLE Not Suffer From The Sun?

Does Anyone With SLE Not Suffer From The Sun?

I have not had a photosensitive rash since well before my diagnosis and I have NEVER had the malar rash! As a kid living in Cali I was outside all the time and had the dark skin to prove it! After spending 3+yrs in England and then moving to NE, I haven't even been sunburned for prolly 10 years and not from lack of trying...but today I actually got some sun! Very odd for me!. Just curious...anyone else notice no effect from the sun...I should mention the heat effects me, zaps my energy, my… read more

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I go in the sun a lot but I use a suntan oil called SP20 and you do not loose your tan fast but do not stay in the sun for to long.I go into to the sun for about 2-3 hrs and I have SLE for 15 yrs

Nails

Nails

Does anyone else have a problem, with nails splitting vertically?

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I have acrylic nails because I have no nails to speak of w/out them. And the nails I do have when I'm not wearing the acrylics are pitiful! They, like you & the others, break & peel in any direction… read more

Treating AI Diseases With CN-SP And Telomerase Positive Stem Cells

Treating AI Diseases With CN-SP And Telomerase Positive Stem Cells

Besides being a sufferer of SLE for 40+ years, along with a myriad of other autoimmune diseases since the age of four, I was a medical school professor and was and currently am a research scientist. You can read the story in my thread if you like.

CN-SP is the acronym for combinatorial nutraceutical-super pill. I developed it in my research laboratory to stimulate adult-derived telomerase positive stem cells, that each of us have inside ourselves, to promote healing of damaged tissues. It is a… read more

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This sounds amazing...but. I also have APLS. Having to stay away from dark green veggies and root veggies, plus nsaids while taking Coumadin. I'm not able to take Hydroxichloroquine have bad IBS… read more

What Do You All Use For Insomnia???

What Do You All Use For Insomnia???

I can get to sleep but have trouble staying asleep... Wake up several times a night

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I have been through hell in my life! After all is said and done, what works best for me is Xanax and Trazone for sleep! Injoi CBD 1,000 units for pain
Change of seasons is just hard on our bodies!… read more