... Im 37 ,Ive been having joint pain since age 26..I had my hip replaced at age 29.My RA,and Lupus test are all negative, but xrays show arthritis in Hips,ankles,hands,neck,back! ... (25 replies)
... back hurts and I have sciatica of BOTH legs. On meds since first acc., with type of meds and mgs. getting stronger and higher. I am not a happy camper as I am in pain EVERY min. of EVERY day and in a constant state of "fog" because of the meds. ... (11 replies)
... Hi All
I too have pain in buttocks -
Who or where do you get excercies from ,for S1 problems ?? (11 replies)
... Buttock Pain is almost always an SI Joint problem. Trust me I know. ... (11 replies)
... up appointment yesterday. She gave me a muscle relaxer to try along with the mobic. I also got an injection in my butt and almost immediately the pain went away. I hope it lasts as last night I had the best sleep in months. ... (11 replies)
... I agree. sciata problem . I have it nearly every minute.The idea that Ihave to get active is an insult to my intelligence. Getting in bed and out again is a big deal to me.I stretchwhen I am able.To make a long story short, I was in such pain. My friend had to get something at the mall, and I could not stand up anymore,once in the mall. Next to his store, were a group of... (11 replies)
... Yes, I have pain there. It bothers me most whenever I am walking. It will burn in those areas. ... (11 replies)
... Nobody wants to leave on pain medication. ... (11 replies)
... Anyone here suffer with pain in the buttocks and back of thighs? ... (11 replies)
... muscle pain symptoms began a few weeks after a urinary tract infection...does that mean anything? ... (6 replies)
... About 12 years ago, I started having terrible aching pains at the base of my thumbs, then a few months later, the pain showed up in my calves. ... (25 replies)
... Standing and walking have been getting worse and worse because of my feet. Sleeping has always been a problem because of pain but now in the past 9 months or so, I've reached a whole new twilight zone. ... (22 replies)
... My lumbar MRI revealed DDD, a herniated disc and the worse diagnosis, severe spinal stenosis. I went to PT for 3 weeks and it helped. So now I do my PT exercises at home, use a stationary bike 15 min in the am and 15 min in the pm, plus a moist heating pad when needed.
I have seen a big improvement except for sleeping. I now sleep on my side with a small pillow between... (11 replies)
... Got my MRI results back. I had been complaining of pain in buttocks and back of thighs. The results follow. I am an almost 73 year old woman. Any comments will be appreciated. I am on mobic and a muscle relaxer. ... (4 replies)
... Thanks Snickers...will check out SI exercises.
Janice (11 replies)
... Becky do you have lower back arthritis? I started doing exercises today that I found in a book I have specifically for arthritis. Hoping this helps.
Janice (11 replies)
... Moldova thanks so much for your response. Will let you know how the follow-up goes.
Janice (11 replies)
... I was so glad to find this board and discover there are many out there positively coping with similar circumstances as mine and offering each other good feedback:) I really could use some ideas, recommendations, support as I'm getting very stressed out over my new 2 month old health problem which my rheumatalogist isn't sure what it is. I'm a 40 year old fit and active... (10 replies)
... Thought all the pain in my buttocks and back of thighs was due to statins and I stopped taking them. Went to new doctor, had an arterial doppler test on my legs, which turned out fine. ... (0 replies)
... Jan I was looking on how to spell rheumatologist and saw your post. My mother has this. And she has taken prednesone for it to control the symptoms. This is a lifelong disease as you're probably finding out on the web, but it does have remissions I beleive. I think she's not had to take Pred. longterm now, but essentially for flareups. She has had this for perhaps 10 years and... (7 replies)