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crazy lisinopril

sjm2420
  • By sjm2420 · Posted June 19, 2011
  • Journal · 1 reply
  • Hi,My name is Scott and about a month and a half ago I went to a new Dr. I've never seen before for a rotater cuff,pain in hip, and many other aches and pains.Anyway I go in get my blood pressure taken ...

King's Highway - A Word of Encouragement

Great-gram
  • By Great-gram · Posted June 9, 2011
  • Journal · 3 replies
  • Hi - Haven't written in the journal lately, life has been pretty hectic - will do another post with all stuff. For now I have some friends out there that are feeling pretty down for various reasons. I ...

Results May 12 of last MRI

Nikkis
  • By Nikkis · Posted May 17, 2011
  • Journal · 9 replies
  • I am sorry that it has taken me so long to tell everyone the results of my last MRI. I have to excuse other than I just plum forgot. Anyway, I went to see the Neuro on May 12th and had to wait for ever ...

We are all in this together.

Nikkis
  • By Nikkis · Posted May 16, 2011
  • Journal · 12 replies
  • I was reading threw FB and came across this poem that my aunt posted. This shows that we are all the same. BEST POEM IN THE WORLD I was shocked, confused, bewildered As I entered Heaven's door, Not by ...

Blood Pressure

charmed1199
  • By charmed1199 · Posted May 15, 2011
  • Discussion in Controlling my high blood pressure · 0 replies
  • Had a herniated disc in cervical area in back and every since then I get high blood pressure. Since injury b/p usually ranges anywhere from 90/70 to 110/70 so sometimes my b/p would spike to 140/80 and ...

The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Kevin Pho, MD

John2
  • By John2 · Posted May 8, 2011
  • Journal · 58 replies
  • Dear Inspire Community Members, We at Inspire are pleased to bring you the latest in a series of Q&A interviews with people we feel are making contributions to helping patients worldwide. We are posting ...

I didn't mean to upset anyone

Nikkis
  • By Nikkis · Posted May 6, 2011
  • Journal · 66 replies
  • When a person post something it is the same as talking with other people. When doing so we are able to seek a kind work, helpful information, or just someone to listen to what we have to say. I may not ...

The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Bonnie Diraimondo

John2
  • By John2 · Posted May 5, 2011
  • Journal · 16 replies
  • Dear Inspire Community Members, We at Inspire are pleased to bring you the latest in a series of Q&A interviews with people we feel are making contributions to helping patients worldwide. We are posting ...

Watch out Nikki in driving. LOL

Nikkis
  • By Nikkis · Posted April 29, 2011
  • Journal · 27 replies
  • Today my husband said that I could drive the car. Oh what a mistake on his part. We live 8 miles out of town. I was doing just fine as long as there wasn't any other car in my way. Once we got in town ...

Excedrine and heart fluttering

Nikkis
  • By Nikkis · Posted April 28, 2011
  • Journal · 8 replies
  • I have a question for everyone. I had a really bad headache today. It wasn't a migraine, but close. I took a couple excedrine and now 3 hours later my heart feels like it is fluttering. Has anyone else ...

Sources sought for column on checking blood pressure at home

John2
  • By John2 · Posted April 26, 2011
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • Hi members, A physician who writes for Huffington Post and the Miami Herald newspaper is researching a column related to blood pressure. Here's what she is seeking: "I'm working on a practical column ...

High Diastolic Pressure

limatolad
  • By limatolad · Posted April 25, 2011
  • Discussion in Treatment of high blood pressure · 7 replies
  • I take Perindopril for Hypertension. I had a single LIMA to LAD bypass 2 years ago and am sensitvie to estrogen - puts my BP up madly. I am now going through menopause and have to take HRT - my symptoms ...

Happy Easter

Nikkis
  • By Nikkis · Posted April 24, 2011
  • Journal · 4 replies
  • I hop each and everyone of my friends will and have had a Happy Easter. Enjoy all the family, friends and good food ...

Sources sought for column on checking blood pressure at home

John2
  • By John2 · Posted April 19, 2011
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • Hi members, A physician who writes for Huffington Post and the Miami Herald newspaper is researching a column related to blood pressure. Here's what she is seeking: "I'm working on a practical column ...

Have to have another MRI

Nikkis
  • By Nikkis · Posted April 18, 2011
  • Journal · 6 replies
  • I have been having some major ringing in my head. The memory problems are getting worse. I get so scared over the simple things. The dizziness won't ease up. I tend to blow up for no reason at all with ...

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The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with “e-Patient Dave” deBronkart

John2
  • By John2 · Posted March 14, 2011
  • Journal · 35 replies
  • Dear Inspire Community Members, We at Inspire are pleased to bring you the latest in a series of Q&A interviews with people we feel are making contributions to helping patients worldwide. We are posting ...

Up Date on Nikkis

Nikkis
  • By Nikkis · Posted March 11, 2011
  • Journal · 7 replies
  • I am sorry that it has taken me this long to get this written. I have tried many times, but my memory would slip and I would forget what it was that I was doing. I asked my doctor what the cause of my ...

New feature - Change the background color

Walter
  • By Walter · Posted March 7, 2011
  • Journal · 36 replies
  • Hello everyone, Hope this finds you well. I'm writing to let you know about a new feature in Inspire -- an option to change the background color of our pages from white to another color of your choosing ...

Sources sought for story about generic drugs

John2
  • By John2 · Posted March 3, 2011
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • Hi members, A reporter from ABCNews.com is looking to talk to someone now taking Lipitor or another popular drug that will soon have a generic form. The reporter writes: "The focus doesn’t have to be ...

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