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When Treatment Gets Scary

... of your body—your heart, lungs, or vascular system, for instance, is also scary. And that there is no cure for RD—yet!—is terrifying. RA treatments can... be scary too? All that’s enough fright for anyone, right? But wait, there’s more. Now add to all of the above the fact that the drugs that treat RD...

RA and Serotonin Syndrome…. a very scary situation!

...A week ago today I was lying supine in the middle of my bed, drooling, and unable to move anything but my head. I could hear my children playing in our living room, but despite my brain doing it’s hardest to force me to yell for one of them, the only thing I could do was move my head from side...

A New Medication

... patients to have success with a medication and then to have it fade. It’s frustrating, scary, and unfortunate. There’s no real good answer as to why...

Trouble in the Parking Lot

..., the meds, the lack of sleep, and the pain have taken their toll. Old age is something that used to scare me before I had kids. Now I’m just hoping I...

Lung Diseases and RA

... inside the lungs that appears on x-ray as scarring. The formation of scar tissue interferes with the ability of the lung to expand normally upon...

Inflammation

... fibrosis is the formation of fibrous tissue inside the lungs that appears on x-ray as scarring. The formation of scar tissue interferes...

Why is prednisone not helping anymore?

... teeth. What’s really got me scared and yes I have told my dr. Over last year I keep getting flares in my neck going into the base of my skull all... up and the pain in back of my neck was the worst it’s ever been, I couldn’t lift my head from my pillow. I’m scared something major...