Well, I went to see a metabolic bone consultant. This was because I wouldn't take bisphosphonates and the rheumatologist and my GP both preferred that I did. I think they thought he'd beat some sense into me. The reason I wanted to avoid the bisphs was because they are reputed to mess up your stomach … Continue reading A visit to Outpatients. Woohooo!
Category: PMR (polymyalgia rheumatica)
Here's an article about strontium citrate (the ranelate is being discontinued) - print off to discuss with Dr Metabolic Bones Strontium with the rest of the gang
Well, it got incredibly busy - my learners were getting ready for GCSE maths and so I was teaching 4 nights a week plus Saturday mornings with extra classes of other subjects in the afternoons, so I didn't have time to speak to friends or clean the house let alone update this blog. Now it's … Continue reading I’m back!
I'm always RAVENOUS! Prednisolone is ridiculous. I can eat a bowl of porridge with banana, apple and kiwi fruit and feel hungry again within three minutes. The only time I feel full is when I eat loads and loads of lemon drizzle cake... I gained 5lbs over Christmas but since then I've managed to stay … Continue reading By the way – did I mention?….