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Sunday NYT Magazine article
« on: August 06, 2017, 07:12:23 AM »
There is an article in today?s (Aug 6) NYT Magazine about a man with SJS and how he ended up in the hospital because of a confluence of using etanercept and bacterial illness. Page 18.
Interesting.
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Re: Sunday NYT Magazine article
« Reply #1 on: August 09, 2017, 06:22:08 AM »
Read it.  It's really quite interesting.  Something similar happened to me while on Imuran, but I was in septic shock when I arrived at the hospital.  Thank God the staff in the ER recognized it immediately!

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Re: Sunday NYT Magazine article
« Reply #2 on: August 10, 2017, 11:16:02 AM »
Navigatior.. looking up article you referenced I came upon is as well..
https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2017/well/patient-voices-sjogrens_a.html
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Re: Sunday NYT Magazine article
« Reply #3 on: August 10, 2017, 03:05:16 PM »
thanks

I am going to share that article with my husband!!!
Hashimotos thyroiditis, Primary SJS, IBS, autoimmune hearing loss, leucopenia, arthritis,asthma.
Synthroid, Plaquenil, Crestor, Evoxac,Vit D , Fish Oil, Restasis, Daily Walking, Sleep, Baby aspirin, Probiotic, avoid gluten,dairy and sugar, hearing aide, gratitude, big dog