Thursday, November 21, 2013

Autoimmune Gal: "A New Dawn for Sjogren's"

Autoimmune Gal's recent post about her experiences with neurological pain is definitely worth a read. Here's a smidgeon of her post but head over there to see the whole thing:

It was a good week for Sjogren's!  Three important articles that I saw in just one week.  I'm always pleased when I see more scientific research and attention being brought to the disease for us Sjoggies and I do hope this is a trend. "A New Dawn for Sjogren's":  I couldn't resist the headline from The Rheumatologist.

This article was particularly relevant to me since it linked Sjogren's and inflammation to local neurological pain. As most of you know, I have significant neurological symptoms with my disease. For a long time that was a real problem. Neurologists couldn't figure out what was wrong me and I ended up being prescribed pain drugs and basically told to go away. [Continue reading here].

Bonus: An awesome I-don't-know-what-to-call-it-thingie that shows a beautiful sunrise over and over and over..

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Thank you for this link. I too have significant neurological symptoms.