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Hi all. I've decided to sign up for my Dad as I have seen a dramatic change in him physically and mentally and I am finding it heartbreaking to see. He no longer seems to be the energetic, funny and hard working man he once was and I'm wondering how you guys cope? He has RA and polymyalgia and so far his GP has only offered pain management which was initially codeine but he has since had his meds changed and is currently on steriods and morphine alongside others so he is taking 16 pills a day! As far as I am aware he has not been offered any referrals to a specialist such as a Rheumatologist or pain management so I guess I'm wondering if this is the norm and should he be pushing his GP for more help? I was also curious as to whether there are any holistic or alternative treatments that would help him? He is now struggling to get dressed and is in constant pain, he is so sad and fed up which is making him very irritated and snappy which is the polar opposite to his usual self. Any advice would be greatly appreciated. Thank you 😃