I've been going to the same pain specialist for the last 11 years. At my appointment in Feb he told me he wasn't going to see pain patients anymore. He is closing his office at the end of May and is just going to see inpatient rehab patients. I totally freaked out. The only other pain specialist where I live doesn't believe in strong narcotics... Read more
Each evening from 9 p.m. until midnight, the Niagara Falls are lit in the colors of the rainbow. There are, however, some exceptions to that rule. Sometimes the Falls are lit in special colors for 15 minute segments to support various charitable causes.
This year fibromyalgia, ME/CFS and multiple sensitivities are among those causes. On May... Read more
I have been diagnosed with degenitive disc disease in the thorasic, lumbar and cervical. I have fibromyalgia also. I get injections in my back every four weeks in the neck,shoulder's, as well as my lower back due to spasms/sciatica. I am post menapause as well, and am going to be 49 years old. I would like to share my recent... Read more
For most of us with fibro wearing a bra is a.......pain in the ...... I discovered a way to wear a bra for a longer time even the wired ones.
I added to the thread about the bra file...http://www.healthcentral.com/chronic-pain/c/5949/144427/comments but in case of it doesn't get on, here is the story: I found a bra wearing helper from a... Read more
I am scared. I have been on hydroodone for 7 years. Starting off with small amounts now I am up to 8-10 10/325 a day. I do have a chronic condition, which improves with costly acupuncture. My pain fluctuates multiple times a day. I never know how long the pain will last. Pain last 10 minutes to weeks or months. I regularly take my meds because I... Read more