Friday, December 19, 2014

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CostoCrazed, Community Member


Chronic Costochronditis

I just stumbled across this website and thought I would pop in to say hello and tell a bit about my situation.  I hope to find a lot of help and support here.


I was diagnosed with Costochronditis this past January and have been taking Nortriptyline for it since.  I still have pain with it every single day,... Read moreChevron


klsylady, Community Member

Single mom and grandmother, former business owner.

Doing it alone

Hello, I am new to this, but unfortunately not new to chronic pain.

I have been diagnosed with fibromyalgia, sciatica, pinched nerve in my neck, athritis in my spine along with numerous medical conditions that have caused vitamin deficiencies.


I am a divorced mother of three, and grandmother of two, who... Read moreChevron


mottswife, Community Member



September is pain awareness month! I hope we can all contribute in some way to help spread the word to help improve the access to quality care that, as chronic pain sufferers, we so desperately need.

posted 09/10/2009, comments (0)|

Destiny, Community Member


Looking for some help for my boyfriend who has CRPS Type I (also referred to as RSD).

Treatments include medication, physical therapy, psychological support, sympathetic nerve blocks, and or spinal cord stimulation. He's done everything but the spinal cord stimulation. I think he's afraid the doctor will make it worse. He had a... Read moreChevron


steve, Community Member

like being outdoors

Steve's left foot

Hello, I am a 43 year male who has been experiencing chronic pain for 31/2 years now.   My left ankle, and foot have severe nerve damage.  I had to have hardware put in because of foot drop and muscle atrophy.    I take high doses of Oxycontin, Oxycondon, and Lyrica.  I have tried to go back to work on several... Read moreChevron

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