Ask or answer questions about AI diseases including diabetes Type 1, rheumatoid arthritis, Sjögren's syndrome, systemic lupus erythematosus, multiple sclerosis, Hashimoto's thyroiditis, Graves' disease, and Raynaud’s phenomenon on this forum.
I wanted to know if anyone here with Lupus is RH Negative? I have talked to a few people who have Lupus and they all have been RH Negative. I am RH Negative myself and have had some symptoms of Lupus. I had a test done over 6 years ago and the doctor said I was negative for Lupus. I have not been...
by newho over a year ago
11 days ago
Any other folks with polymyositis around? If so, I would really like hearing from you. I really feel that I could benefit from some regular exercise but am not sure what types of exercise would be compatible with polymyositis. if you work out regularly, please tell me about your work out regime and...
by tiphany506140567 over a year ago
20 days ago
Hello! My grandmother suffers from arthritis. Although she takes all medicines her doctor prescribes I can’t say her condition is improved much. I think the problem is she eats lots of unhealthy food. She adores meat and potatoes and she doesn’t take enough fresh fruit and vegetables....
by Guest over a year ago
a month ago
Hi, folks. My grandfather has been suspected to have MS. His doctor suggests him to do lumbar puncture for proving this diagnosis. I would like to know how important lumbar puncture is for diagnosing this disease. Do you think it is important? I would appreciate all your advices. Thank you in...
by waylin109174477 over a year ago
Hi, my mother is a forty nine years old woman. She has been having some strange symptoms. The first one that occurred was dry mouth. Shortly after it, a new symptom arose. She was feeling very tired and exhausted. After seeing a doctor, she was diagnosed with Sjogren's syndrome. Is there something...
2 months ago
I know that autoimmune diseases can be well controlled with therapy. However, not everyone starts with treatment on time. I would like to know what possible complications could be in the case of untreated Sjögren's syndrome. Will the disease be able to be controlled in this case? Thank you for...
by boyd253198990 over a year ago
2 months ago
Hi, I am new to all this and this is not something I am comfortable asking anyone but I figured no one here will ever see me. I was diagnosed with graves disease about 8 month ago. I have all the bad side effects from it. Afib, fainting, weight loss, tiredness, depression, strange periods. One thing...
3 months ago
I have a friend who suffers from graves disease, and I have never dared asking her much about her condition but I know that it is progressive and potentially life threatening. My friend is in her 30s, and I want to ask you what the average life expectancy for graves disease patients is?
by gerome291162671 over a year ago
I have always been an avid walker. My wife and I just went on a long hike in the heat, around Yellowstone National Park. We really had a wonderful time and didn't even get to see all of the Park! Now I have been diagnosed with golfer's vasculitis, appearing resulting from the hike. My doctor says it...
by sergent240141615 over a year ago
Hello to you all. I was wondering if there are people here who know about Hidradenitis Suppurativa? I have looked up the symptoms of the disease and it is very disturbing to say the least. Can you tell me, please, if there is any known treatment for Hidradenitis Suppurativa? Thanks for your replies!
by stevena430167364 over a year ago
over 3 months ago