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bowlosoul

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plantar fascitis and stabbings

hello there yes ive been dealing with my symptoms for almost a decade with surgery that did nothing. i have stabbing in the arch when i walk. have had numerous physical therapies and shockwave treatment called E.S.W.T. and no success.i work my full 40 hr work week and come home and stay home. my lifestyle has completely changed and have lost... Read moreChevron

posted 01/23/2015, comments (0)|
MiserableMaria

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Joint Stiffness, Prolapse, Contant Popping of Joints and Fatigue

I am 49 years old and about six years ago I began to experience fatigue which has improved a little bit but I still live with it. A year and a half ago, I began to experience hip pain and a sudden popping sound in all of my joints, ankles, shoulders, wrists etc. I wake up pretty stiff and the stiffness improves if I move around but is... Read moreChevron

posted 01/11/2015, comments (0)|
Karen Lee Richards

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Co-Founder of the National Fibromyalgia Assn.

How Exercise Improves Pain Tolerance

Although study after study has shown that exercise helps reduce fibromyalgia pain, we've had little understanding of why until now. Scientists have long known that during prolonged strenuous workouts, our bodies release endorphins, a kind of natural opiate that reduces pain and enables us to continue exercising. But they haven't known why (or... Read moreChevron

Karen Lee Richards

Karen Lee Richards, Health Guide

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Co-Founder of the National Fibromyalgia Assn.

What I've Learned About Fibromyalgia... and Life

It's been an honor to write for and work with HealthCentral for almost eight years. This, however, will be my last post here. Although I still have a little ways to go, my health has significantly improved and so I have been able to accept another position that is... Read moreChevron

Jdawson52

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Went in for 2 level C_fusion, came out 6 levels, Surgery failed, Now need neck, 2 areas of back surg

I had Neck Surgery, knew it failed after no drugs got me any meaningful comfort. Surgeon not only dropped me 3 weeks after C-3,4,,5,6,7, went unable to feel from neck down, got my legs back and have been begging someone to just listen to my complaints, angry when saying all looks good, knowing there is something terribly wrong, 6 weeks later... Read moreChevron

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