Can I have steroid injections for arthritis in my neck and head?
Can I have steroid injections for arthritis in my neck and head? I had them in my shoulder for rotary cuff and they were very effective. Read more
Can I keep taking steroids?
I have osteoarthritis and PMR, am I right in believing that this continuing dose contributes to pain relief and is unlikely to cause harm? Read more
Did prednisolone affect my recovery after heart surgery?
I believe I suffered a slower recovery from a heart bypass because of the prednisolone and methotrexate I'm taking, what are your thoughts? Read more
How can knee replacements be a better option than steroids?
Why won't my GP prescribe me the steroid prednisolone for my knee pain, but instead will send me for two knee replacements? Read more
Should I have steroid injections before joint replacement surgery?
I require a hip replacement, would it be possible or advisable to have a steroid injection in the hip while waiting for surgery? Read more
What are steroid injections?
I've had rheumatoid arthritis for 16 years, my GP has suggested I go on steroid injections but feel reluctant - what are your comments? Read more