Wednesday, June 03, 2015

Getting Diagnosed

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Unfortunately, there is no definitive test for many of the chronic pain conditions that may be ailing sufferers.  TMJ, Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and many chronic back pain conditions do not have a means to be diagnosed; rather, they are a diagnosis-by-deduction.  With this, the possibility for misdiagnosis or underdiagnosis is raised considerably.

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In the time leading up to hip replacement surgery, you were looking forward to living pain free. But now months after the surgery, you are disappointed with your reality of living with ongoing pain or even worse pain than you had before.  What went wrong? Why aren’t you experiencing the pain-free life that you dreamed of? A few things can be…

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Christina Lasich, MD, Health Pro, commented on Pain After Hip Replacement Surgery Wow. Sounds like you have been through the ringer and been down some rabbit holes…




Celeste Cooper, Health Pro, answered what is a pulled hamstring It sounds like you pulled/strained your hamstring when you fell. It is quite possible that…


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Celeste Cooper, Health Pro, answered My left hip, or actually all around the… Spinal problems such as yours can put pressure on nerve roots as they…


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Cort, Health Guide, answered My feet get very hot and uncomfortable… I suggest you also check out a podiatrist. Flat feet can cause…


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