"My grandson has been having pains in his joints for a few weeks. They come and go and affect different joints, such as ankles, knees, elbows etc. He went to the doctor and was told his RA factor is so high they think the lab must have ma..."
Laffin...not funny though.. when I first started having problems I had two gray outs.. its like you turn the lights off slowly and then off completely...The first time I was at home and thought I had died.. my lights just slowly went out... then in a couple of minutes I guess.. they came back on .. and dang I was still alive.. the second time I was on the freeway .. I got my car shut down and took 3-4 deep breaths and was ok.. found out my potassium was low then had electrolite problems.. havent had problems like that in 10 years.. scary at first.. heck I was having to get shocked back every 3-4 months... sorta liked it.. but taking flecainide now and it keeps me in rhythmn...dont like the flecainide much though .. but not many choices.. late
Hi Greta! Thanks for dropping me a note with your update. Glad to hear that you are doing so well! The past 6 months have been pretty tough for me and have kept me from visiting the forum in the capacity that I used to. I'm taking it one day at a time right now. Hope you continue to progress! ~Adrienne
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