Thank you Dave. I was told I have a high tellerance to pain by the doctors. I still live, what I consider, a full life. I have pets, like fish, birds and dogs, and feed the wild life outside. And I still do my daily things, like cooking and cleaning. I think between the grace of god and my family, are the reasons I keep going on with life, like I do. It's kinds hard for me to say no to a blue jay looking in the window for a nut and my grandson's eyes watching the blue jay with such excitement. Thank you again.View Thread
Hi ev1. My name is Theresa. I need to know if anyone else has gone threw this and What should I expect afterward. I am terrified about getting shots in my spine. I have put this off for 5 years and now insurance is requiring a pain management clinic to help with my pain. And they are going to start putting shots directly in my lower spine. I have degenerative disc disease. And most of my discs are herniated. And that's why they want to do the shots. I also have fibromyalgia, and that's causing more pain. I have been on oxycodone for a while now and it's getting to the point of not working. I also have fentanyl patches also, for real bad pain. But that makes me sick to my stomach after a day. But the main reason I'm asking about the shots, is I guess to stop being so afraid. I'm having the first shot, the day before Thanksgiving and don't know if I'll be able to have family over, or even be able to make dinner. Can anyone tell me what to expect. Good or bad, I want to know. Thanks.View Thread
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