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5 hours ago · Hypothyroidism Diagnosis in Diabetes/Endocrine System

Hi @w4cowboy and welcome to Connect! You may have noticed I moved your post to this existing discussion about hypothyroidism so that you can connect with others who have experience with TSH levels and hypothyroidism. Simply click VIEW & REPLY in your email notification to get to your post.

@mri8191 @dorisena and @contentandwell are fellow Connect members and may be able to offer you support.

Back to you @w4cowboy, are you showing any symptoms right now that are making you think of hypothyroidism besides the TSH level?

Wed, Jan 15 12:55pm · Autoimmune Pancreatitis in Autoimmune Diseases

Hi @harper7745 you may have noticed I moved you post to this discussion you started on autoimmune pancreatitis per @johnbishop's suggestion.

That's great the inflammation is gone after started creon. What information did you doctor provide to you when you first started on creon?

Fri, Jan 10 1:42pm · Suicide crisis line is dumb in Mental Health

Hi @georgette12 you may have noticed I moved your post to this existing discussion you started so that all of your posts on this topic would be in one place. Simply click VIEW & REPLY in your email notification to get to your post.

You mentioned that everything turned out alright. How is your friends grandson doing?

Wed, Jan 8 5:05pm · Psoriasis possibly? in Skin Health

Hi @pamelacelia that sounds very upsetting for your cousin.

Here is more information on psoriasis: https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/psoriasis/symptoms-causes/syc-20355840

I also thought this conversation would be helpful as it is on a medication that is used to treat Psoriasis: https://connect.mayoclinic.org/discussion/otezla/

@carolyneagle @djfd and @heartpolar all have mentioned psoriasis in the past and may be able to offer you support.

Back to you @pamelacella what antibiotic and ointment was your cousin given? Did the doctor give a specific diagnosis?

Thu, Jan 2 10:25pm · Lichen planus in Autoimmune Diseases

Hi @jlclaussen and welcome to Connect. You may have noticed I moved your post to this existing discussion on lichen planus so that you can connect with others who have similar experiences. Simply click VIEW AND REPLY in your email notification to get to your post.

That must be unbearable and frustrating to be unable to find a solution to the skin disorder.

@grammlyn @maryz and @suyadugs all have mentioned lichen planus in the past and may be able to offer you support.

Back to you @jlclaussen I see that you are using doxycycline and a cream for the itching. What other treatments have you tried? Have you thought about consulting another dermatologist to see if there is a different treatment you could try?

Wed, Jan 1 9:19am · Bumpy, itchy breaking-out on my left forearm in Skin Health

Hi @zeiracorp that must be confusing and also very nerve-wracking with the knowledge of how your brother died.

@gardeningjunkie @wellness3070 and @mynameizj have experience with unidentified rashes or other skin conditions and may be able to offer you support.

Have you been able to go to a doctor to get this checked out?

Dec 31, 2019 · Months of Chest Pain - Please help in Digestive Health

Hi @amm97 you may have noticed I moved your post to this existing discussion you had joined before so that all your posts would be in one place and so that you can learn from others who have similar experiences like fellow Connect members like @jadillow @rubywitch67 @afrobin @ak999 @downtowntiger may be bale to share their experience and offer suggestions. Simply click VIEW & REPLY in your email notification to get to your post.

Is a pheochromocytoma something your doctor's are considering? What, if any, treatment are you currently receiving?

Dec 30, 2019 · Diabetic Neuropathy progressing? in Neuropathy

Hi @inspired123 that must be so frightening having pain and numbness in your legs from the diabetic neuropathy.

@chandyjohn1 @grahamb @harper7745 and @johnbishop may be able to offer you support as you look for solutions.

Back to you @inspired123 how you you been told to treat it at this time?