This has become a huge problem for me in the last 2 years. I have been on pain meds for over 5 yrs now and Methadone for the chronic pain for the last 2. Recently I went thru some very trying times with my husband's health and was a great deal of stress. I held up great during the surgery and recovery times and everything. Now that he is back to work, I feel like I am falling apart. I can't remember half of what he tells me. I am very concerned because my Mom suffered from Alzheimer's and dementia. I know it can be passed on to family but what age? I really need some answers.View Thread
I totally understand what you mean. I hurt more than I don't and it does depress you. I try so hard not to be depressed but it's not always easy to pull yourself up by your boot straps. Do you take meds for it?View Thread
I have been on methadone for chronic back pain for the last 3 yrs. It does help my pain but I am very concerned that if something were to happen to me, say an accident, how would they control my pain? I really want to change to something else but I'm scared to death about having to go off of it. Has anyone else had to deal with anything like this before?View Thread
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