Saturday, December 20, 2014

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mchelton, Community Member


Pain management

I have atrial fibrillation and as a result, cannot take NSAIDS because I'm on an anticoagulant. I had a second knee replacement in June and find that I ache a lot, longer than I did with the first replacement 6 years ago. I take Tramadol but fear in this climate of paranoia over prescription drug addiction that even that will be taken away... Read moreChevron

posted 12/10/2014, comments (0)|

akb5112, Community Member


I"m a newbie here

Hi sound like a really nice group. I talk to a group called COFWA. (circle of friends with AA), Great group of people too, like family now..hahaha


I was diagnosed with AA in 2009 2010 after many injections, spinal fusion surgery and a laminectomy. After reading many of your posts, I know I'm home. Nobody... Read moreChevron

posted 12/09/2014, comments (0)|
Karen Lee Richards

Karen Lee Richards, Health Guide

Co-Founder of the National Fibromyalgia Assn.

FDA Approves New Extended-Release, Abuse-Deterrent Hydrocodone

The FDA has approved Hysingla ER, a once-daily, single-entity hydrocodone product. What makes Hysingla ER unique is that it is the first and so far the only... Read moreChevron

Christina Lasich, MD

Christina Lasich, MD, Health Pro

Specialist in Pain Management and Spine Rehabilitation

Medical Equipment to Ease Your Pain

Living with chronic pain takes a lot of energy and effort. Sometimes the pain is like an anchor around your neck and drags you down into an abyss. Medications help to a certain point. Other treatments like massage therapy, acupuncture and biofeedback can also help as well. But did you know that medical equipment can ease the burden of chronic... Read moreChevron

posted 11/23/2014, comments (0)|

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