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Osteoarthritis in lower back
I was just diagnosed with osteoarthritis in my lower back by my chyropractor. The only thing she wants to do is...More
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Reply: trigger finger surgery
This is a pretty old thread but it's one of the first that comes up from Trigger Finger Surgery reviews....More
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Reply: Topical Pain Relief
I use a topical cream from DermaTrans prescribed by my DR and formulated for each persons needs. I use for...More
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Reply: Hip Surgery Bursa Removed
Hi Candlewick - Let me know how it goes. See about finding a good Ortho doctor, ask your RA doc to recommend...More
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Reply: 55 and have right knee pain and no insurance
I am so sorry that you are in so much pain! You might try these exercises for knee osteoarthritis. The...More
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Reply: Knee replacements with Verilast Technologhy
Hello: I am considering the Smith & Nephew Legion CR Knee System. Would you still recommend this product?...More
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Seacod Capsules?
I read in a article that Seacod Capsules helps in arthritis. Is it True?
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butrans patches
Have any of you tried Butrans patches? They have given me the most over all pain relief of any pain medication...More
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Reply: Pain after basal joint arthroplasty
I am curious to know how your thumb is doing now that it has been 4 or so years? I had surgery 10 months ago...More
Posted by motorhause
Reply: Pain after subtular ankle fusion
Had ankle fusion in Jan of 2014 after breaking my ankle and leg in 2012 . Having this was a huge mistake I'm...More
Posted by shekshek
Reply: Pre-op Question
Hi redshoes108, Which surgery are you referring to?More
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Reply: Bilateral Knee Replacement
Thats interesting. Usually i found that people will have to get the other knee replaced due to wear and...More
Posted by henrycartegana
just diagnosed
I have just been diagnosed with severe degenerative spinal osteoarthritis - had a CT scan a week ago and am...More
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Reply: karen
is the valtaren cream over the counter? i have cardio issues and have grave concerns about celebrex. my...More
Posted by edithjuasz7
thrush and steroids
my best friend developed a horrible case of oral thrush after getting steroid shots in her hands. her doc...More
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Knee Replacement and water activities
I had my knee replaced a few years ago and I have noticed that when I am in the water I can't bend my...More
Posted by sande_bihlmaier
Reply: Finger arthritis and piano playing
My heart is sore after reading your thread, all you pianists! I, too, have the same problem, but since I'll...More
Posted by _judylee_
Reply: Pain Relief
Hello, Here are some home treatment options for a torn meniscus that you might try as you wait for...More
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Reply: Cortozone injections
Glad to hear that your knee is feeling better!
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Reply: Strange popping in Sternum??
WOW! Glad Im not the only one. I feel like such a freak. Steve you wrote the exact words I was thinking,...More
Posted by dynastymom5
Pain Relief
I have arthritis in my feet, knees and hips. Recently I have injured my knee, I suspect a miniscus tear. I...More
Posted by An_257694
arthroplasty surgery
Hi I had the Arthroplasty surgery May 16th,2014 on my right thumb and also have to get my right thumb...More
Posted by ramblergirl64
Side effects from knee injections
I recently had cortisone injections done in both of my knees due to damage over 40 years of osteoarthritis....More
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Reply: arthritis in the neck
I hope the information helps and that you continue to update us on how you are doing!
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Reply: Rooster injection
Hello, While you wait to see if anyone in the community has personal experience with Synvisc-One, you...More
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Reply: Trigger Finger
Hi donna_leigh, Here is some information on trigger finger surgery (including common anesthesia...More
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pain after basal surgery
I had basal & fusion of my hitch hiker thumb surgery on my left hand 1 week ago. I'm SO afraid of this...More
Posted by An_257585
Reply: Cortozone injections
I am so glad to hear that you are continuing to improve! That's such great news!!
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I'm 55 and have had osto for about 10 years. I use a cream called Valtaren works really great. I put it on first thing in the morning ... More
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