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Has anyone changed from Kaiser into another plan f...
Due to these opioid guidelines at Kaiser has anyone disenrolled in Kaiser and found another doctor or plan...More
Posted by An_260858
Done with the Pain
Part two due to length restrictions Mr. Grim called for me again in February this year when i met what the...More
Posted by dallasguy
I'm done with the pain
Hello Someone. I dunno who, I have had multiple heart attacks, suffer with constant severe angina, I've...More
Posted by dallasguy
Pain med regimens
Is there a rule-of-thumb in determining if a pain regimen of Methadone 90 mg, Fentanyl 200 mg/72 hrs. and...More
Posted by belladon
trying to switch from pain medication to diet or s...
I am a 53 year old male, 175 pounds and I have a physically demanding job. I had a back surgery at the...More
Posted by brokendowat53
since medications are being cut across the board. does chronic pain make anybody else want to kill themselves...More
Posted by An_260857

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SacroIliac fusion
I had sacro iliac fusion involving 3 rods across the ilium and sacrum a year ago to stabilize the joint...More
Posted by justtodance
Can I give my 12 year old Lortab
My 12 year old daughter is suffering with mouth pain. Can I give her a Lortab 500mg? She weighs about 170 lbs.
Posted by An_260848
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Botchd Neck Surgery
Dr. Abaci, I underwent surgery on my neck, to be exact C3-C7, with synthetic discs, and of course they fused...More
Posted by Necklady
Pain Medication Frustration!!!
Hello everyone in pain. I haven't been here for ages. Anyways, I am so frustrated with the FDA and the DEA and...More
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Posted by bpcookie
so sad
It is very sad what has happened here and what is going on these WebMD boards. Disagree with the OP and you...More
Posted by An_260789
Pain Pump Removal
When a pain pump is removed, is the catheter usually removed as well? My brother had his Morphine pain pump...More
Posted by basaf
Sholder and joint pain
I have consistent pain in my shoulders and frequent pain in most other joints. I believe it is arthritis but...More
Posted by An_260811
lower cheast pain
I'm having pain under my left breast. It comes and goes. It'll be bad for a week and go away for a few weeks...More
Posted by jcoxsey
Chronic kidney stones
Hi, I'm 16 years old and suffering from what I've been told is medullar sponge kidney disease. I have been...More
Posted by maddylynne98
Chronic Nerve Pain Following Ulnar Transposition
Hi there, New here and been looking for a forum for chronic pain sufferers. I had ulnar nerve...More
Posted by lothiriel0421
Pain with few options
I've had back issues for 24 years. I'm now 38 so I've had it so long I don't remember not being in pain. I've...More
Posted by jaylynn6
Pain with few options
I've had back issues for 24 years. I'm now 38 so I've had it so long I don't remember not being in pain. I've...More
Posted by jaylynn6
What type of doctor should I go see . . .
I have been having pains in one of my hips, so much so that I sometimes have to get out of bed before I want....More
Posted by eliz1975
nerve pain after thoracotomy relief?
had a thoracotomy Oct 1st, 2014 and the nerve pain from the surgery is being unbearable. It is an electric...More
Posted by sarabethh
For the second time in 4 months I have bronchitis. My doc called it sink bronchitis. I was given an injection...More
Posted by voxmann41
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Pain/numbness in left leg and foot
Hello - For the past few months, Ive been getting pains in my lower left leg (around the calf area) and...More
Posted by An_260675
Neurostimulator leads
Hi I have a neurostimulator implanted for occipital headaches I've had it for six years this one I had two...More
Posted by An_260664
shingles pain in muscle
my husband has bone cancer, has second degree burns and all of a sudden this rash came upon the leg that is...More
Posted by tillybell
Headache, Jaw Pain, Neck Pain and Lower Back Pain
Merry Christmas, Hi You All, I am sorry that I have not been in touch lately. So much has been going...More
Posted by meaningfulc1952
Some Tips for the Holiday Season
Unfortunate about some of the spam that popped here, but I thought I would try to break that up with...More
Posted by Peter Abaci, MD
They have brutally attacked the WebMD Back Pain Community and are now attacking this Pain Management...More
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Posted by davedsel2
Can you recommend a dr who will actually help my b...
Been going to a pain mng. doctor since May 8th of this year, and they have only done one inj. in July and...More
Posted by brandonbays
Hip Flexor?
I have been having pain running down the front of my thigh and in my groining area and also in my back...More
Posted by nuray57
Pelvic & Abdominal Pain
Hello, I'm 27 year old female. I'm experiencing lower abdominal pain for the past month. The pain started from my...More
Posted by stel1

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