Tuesday, July 28, 2015

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restmin, Community Member


Chronic Illness in a Marriage: How Much do You Discuss it?

"It feels like I'm lying on thumb tacks," I tell my husband as he crawls into bed beside me. "But there is nothing there! I feel so bruised."

"I'm sorry," he offers with a sympathetic smile, but what else is there he can offer me?

"Actually, I sort of feel nauseous too," I share. "It's probably just the drugs. I wonder if... Read moreChevron

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Cris L.

Cris L., Community Member


Pain Management

I guess my degenerative disc disease should be talked about because I believe everything else actually stems from the degenerative disc disease.  My latest MRI report stated that I have the spine of a "much older person".  Long story short, there are herniatiations, bulges, impingements, protrustions, compressions, you name it, all up... Read moreChevron


madeline, Community Member



Have been taking cymbalta for two years but in the last month or so I have been experiencing very bad nausea with it and have stopped taking it. Why is this happening now and not earlier?


TMJ20, Community Member

I'm 20 with TMJ and looking for health answers. I'm a caregiver.

Hair loss

I'm 20 and have all my levels of bloodwork beside me. My hair falls out everywhere! I can literally  show you what a hand full of hair straight from the scalp looks like everyday but yet, there's no explenation for the hair loss? Anything anyone?


PainSurvey, Community Member


Men and women with chronic pain needed for paid interview project

Health Outcomes Solutions, a health outcomes research organization, is gathering information about your treatment for chronic pain. Eligible participants are invited to complete and return a brief questionnaire and to share opinions in a telephone interview. Compensation for completing the project is $75.

To participate in this study,... Read moreChevron