MCTD - Pins & Needles / Slow Circulation
Hope you're coping as well as possible!
I was wondering if anyone else has had pins&needles/tingling in their hands and feet?
I've had it really bad for 6 months now, i got checked yesterday for "peripheral neuropathy" but it all came through clear, so i'm no closer to an answer. I also get very cold hands and feet.
Any treatment advice?
has anyone worked with a functional medicine Dr? I am followed by a rheum but am thinking of augmenting with a functional medicine doc if worthwhile. It is very expensive so would love to hear anyone's opinion/experience on this matter. Thanks!
I have been struggling with numerous Lupus-like symptoms for 2 1/2 years: joint pain, muscle pain, brain fog, dry mouth eyes & nose, mouth & nose sores, hair loss, dry skin, sensitive to light, fatigue, shortness of breath and severe reaction to bug bites just to name a few. I had various tests done about a year ago at the Rheumy, all negative. He said that since my ANA was normal, I couldn’t...
rheumy started me on a low dose of 10mg daily. pain is soooo much better. but will the anxiousness , hyperness, scatter brainededness, go away. also i totally forgot how to braid my hair which scared me. is this normal with prednisone , and does it get better?