Tips for LIVING with OP

  • By Treadmillgirl · Posted yesterday at 12:53 am
  • 5 replies
  • It has been a little while since posting but I have been following many great discussions from all of you. I can't tell you how much I appreciate the thoughtful, educated and supportive information on ...


  • By FernM · Posted April 15, 2014
  • 4 replies
  • Hi; What is the best and safest way to balance your hormones. I dropped the Dr I was going to not long after he diagnosed that my estrogen was low and the testosterone was high. My old Dr when I mentioned ...

Supplements to help with hair & nail problems

  • By FernM · Posted April 14, 2014
  • 14 replies
  • HI; My hair is getting very thin & breaks easy and also have problem with my nails. Has anyone found a supplement that has helped with this problem? I have tried a few with no results. Thanks ...


  • By Goody2 · Posted April 8, 2014
  • 12 replies
  • Years ago I had severe sinus headaches. They started suddenly - during a business trip to Dearborn, MI., I had a terrible headache that lasted four days and a lot of Excedrin did not touch. The secretary ...

Prolia ??

  • By gogetum · Posted April 4, 2014
  • 30 replies
  • My doctor has highly recommended Prolia to me. It's a shot you get twice a year. I am wondering if anyone else has had success with it. It has only been around for 4 years. Please let me know ...

3 days post op

  • By aprilsmith63 · Posted April 3, 2014
  • 3 replies
  • I slept pretty good last night. I have been taking my pain medication and flexeril= faithly around the clock. I really hate take pain medications. I am a registered medical assistant and I seen how bad ...

April 2, 2014/Frustration/getting loved ones to understand

  • By aprilsmith63 · Posted April 2, 2014
  • 19 replies
  • Well, here it is 2 days since discectomy and fusion. My boyfriend , Tony., is driving me CRAZY. We have been engaged and living together for 4 years. Everything was fine until I got answers to all my ...

Today is the 1st day of Sarcoidosis Awareness Month

  • By Helivesinme · Posted April 1, 2014
  • 7 replies
  • Hi everyone Today is the 1st Day for Sarcoidosis Awareness Day. Please turn your photos purple for the month ...

Post op/anterior discectomy and fusion

  • By aprilsmith63 · Posted April 1, 2014
  • 5 replies
  • Well, I had surgery on my neck. It has been very rough. Dr. placed a "space" and removed old disc. He place a plate at c-5 and c-6 to fusion. I am not doing as well as I thought I would. It appears I ...


  • By FernM · Posted March 30, 2014
  • 64 replies
  • Hi; I went on line to try and find the best shampoo & conditioners for fine & damaged hair and it just left my head spinning. I can't say I know much more now then I did before I went on line. Shampoo ...

Calcium Hoax

  • By sydney2007 · Posted March 29, 2014
  • 0 replies
  • Has anyone read the E book by Dr. Nancy Fuchs "Calcium Hoax" and what are some of your opinions ...

osteonecrosis of the jaw and reclast

  • By nomobone · Posted March 28, 2014
  • 43 replies
  • developed an abscessed tooth and went to the dentist. He took x-rays and showed me that I had bone loss and could not have a root canal done. He sent me to an oral surgeon, who told me I needed a blood ...

Can SLEEP CENTERS teach you to sleep naturally?

  • By FernM · Posted March 27, 2014
  • 53 replies
  • Hi; Is it possible to learn to sleep natural at a sleep center after being on sleep aids for some time? Do they really work? thanks ...

Anyone tried Somnapure PM for sleep;

  • By FernM · Posted March 26, 2014
  • 10 replies
  • HI; I sent away for a free sample of Somnapure PM for sleep has anyone tried this natural supplement, if so how did it work for you?? Thanks ...


  • By FernM · Posted March 24, 2014
  • 0 replies
  • Hi; I would like to hear from people that have used MACEFEM for hormone balanced. My estrogen is low and testosterone if high. Thanks ...

Hi everyone

  • By Helivesinme · Posted March 23, 2014
  • 2 replies
  • I am sorry i have not been on for awhile been trying to get my life right with God and trying to get this years Annual Sarcoidosis Walk started ...

Small stature and DEXA scores.

  • By bwhitaker5978 · Posted March 22, 2014
  • 115 replies
  • I am having issues with the results of my DEXA score. I run, weight lift, 50 lb calf raises, 80 lb leg extensions, upper body 20 lb weights. My back hurts off and on but no fractures except a sports injury ...

Osteprosis drug induced

  • By abi100 · Posted March 22, 2014
  • 12 replies
  • Saw my ENDO in March, on one of the pages it states my OP which is in the Hip pain phase, is DRUG INDUCED. When I searched google for the longest drug I am on, which is Synthroid It states that Synthroid ...

Treatment for low estrogen & high testosterone in females

  • By FernM · Posted March 21, 2014
  • 9 replies
  • Hi; I have low estrogen & high testosterone, does anyone have this problem, have you figure out how to solve it? My hair is getting very thin and think this might be what is causing it. The Dr put me ...


  • By FernM · Posted March 20, 2014
  • 34 replies
  • Hi; Has anyone tried MIRTAZAPINE, if so what did you think about it? I will be taking this for sleep and maybe depression which might be causing or adding to my sleep problem. I don't feel I am depressed ...

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