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Fibro Pain Tips
As many of you, I have been prescribed and tried Lyrica, which caused weight gain and no pain relief,...More
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absorption of medication
How does gastric by-pass surgery affect absorption of medication like opiate based pain medication and muscle...More
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after several years of searching for answers for my deep muscle aches I was finally diagnosed with...More
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help for intense pain
I had two back surgeries, and had worse pain after than before, I took percocet, and oxycontin, and finally...More
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You are a wonderful Mom to be on medical sites looking for some helpful answers for your son. I am sure...More
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New Database on US!!
starting next year 34 states have signed up to a new Federal Information System that will give Police Doctors...More
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I had issues with my Fentanyl patches not staying on my skin. They would come loose in the shower, or...More
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Freezer Packs
I use the slcka packs or freezer gel packs that you put in a picnic, when I am in serious trouble. I lie down...More
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Alternative support for Traditional Treatment
I have been seeing a Naturopath doc for about the last year. He has helped me to get off my last 2 RA...More
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Pain Management Clinics-Forget about them
I have tried two clinics-they don't manage pain, they give cortisone injections & muscle...More
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Try an Orthopedic Doctor or a neurosurgeon
This is a shot in the dark, but perhaps you should try talking either with an Orthopedic doctor or a...More
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left in pain in Oklahoma
I have lived in Oklahoma for 9 years,and have bulging and thinning disks in my lower back.I mention the word...More
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What is next?
My husband has tried everything possible for back pain, you name it, he has tried it. He has tried fusions,...More
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Although it has been mentioned in several discussions, I have seen little about RADIO FREQUENCY LESIONING . It...More
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Pain Meds
I had back surgery with all kinds of metal put in my back...L4/L5, new disc made out of some new material that...More
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I just recently joined this newsletter and after reading your entry I really understood what you were...More
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Chronic Back Pain
The MRI is good thing and very informative. Check out a book on Muscular Skeletal Retraining (i got mine thru...More
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I've had low and mid back pain for about 15 years. It started 6 years after a 1989 spinal cord injury that...More
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how do you live with chronic pain
how do you live with pain everyday
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Dear Kat
Hi Kat, Just writing to let you know I was put on the patch awhile back 50, 75, mcg's. They did not help...More
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Peter Abaci, MD , is certified in anesthesia and pain management by the American Board of Anesthesiology. Dr. Abaci received his undergraduate educat...More

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