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cweinbl

Joined: 04/29/2010
My Story:
Central canal stenosis, three massive disc herniations (two lumbar, one cervical, starting at age 17), four failed spine surgeries, including multilevel fusion; two comprehensive pain clinics, dozens of treatments, including off-label medications. Forced into retirement at age 51. Can tolerate only a few minutes of sitting or standing. Retired university director, amateur ornithologist, published author.

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Reply: Study Shows Chronic Back Pain Erodes Concentration...
Me too! But it won't happen. You're far from alone. There are literally millions of us. Try...More
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Reply: Smoking Pot Decreases Neuropathic Pain
Remember, you can obtain an Rx for THC, called Marinol (Elan Pharmaceuticals). I tried it...More
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Reply: Smoking Pot Decreases Neuropathic Pain
Marinol IS legal. Ask your doctor for a Rx. The active ingredeint is THC.
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Transplanted Stem Cells Prevent Disc Degeration
Intervertebral discs lie between adjacent vertebrae in the spine and are composed of three...More
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Study Shows Chronic Back Pain Erodes Concentration...
Recent research observes that people living with persistent spinal pain experience...More
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Naloxone ‘Reboots’ Opioid Pain-Relief System
Research has suggested potential benefits of using low-doses of the opioid antagonist...More
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Molecular battle for neuropathic pain relief...
TRP ion channels respond to mechanical, thermal, chemical and many other stimuli coming...More
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Smoking Pot Decreases Neuropathic Pain
A new Canadian research study reports that smoking high-THC cannabis reduces neuropathic...More
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