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5 days ago · Dry eyes in Eye Conditions

I also have (autoimmune VKH disease, which inflames the choroid.

5 days ago · Dry eyes in Eye Conditions

My ophthalmologist prescribed Restasis, which helps a lot

Sun, Mar 29 10:52pm · Let’s Go Walking! Join me for a virtual walking support group in Cancer: Managing Symptoms

Are they th ones from a pattern at Joannes ?

Tue, Mar 3 5:19am · Let’s Go Walking! Join me for a virtual walking support group in Cancer: Managing Symptoms

I’d like to join, but I’m soo late. Where can I start, is there a url?

Aug 11, 2018 · Financial strain of having multiple autoimmune diseases in Autoimmune Diseases

John, thanks for the ophthalmology input. I posted asking about VKH disease some time ago but no one else seemed to have it. Will look into AZ Mayo.

May 6, 2018 · PMR Anyone? in Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)

Just being picky: but they’re not bacteria—they’re spores. And you’re right, valley fever can be lifeThreatening.C

Mar 6, 2018 · VKH (Vogt koyanagi Harada) : in Autoimmune Diseases

Hi, Bluebell! It's certainly a rare disease! The cataracts aren't ripe yet (love that ironic term), but I'm feeling the VKH effects on my reading. Very frightening and annoying as well. (I'm a retired English lit prof, so trouble reading is something I'm impatient with.) I'm on my way out of town for a bit, but would very much like to PM you when I return. Thanks! c.

Mar 6, 2018 · VKH (Vogt koyanagi Harada) : in Autoimmune Diseases

Thanks so much for the links, John. I'd already checked a few of them (e.g., NIH) , but will now follow up on the others you've posted.