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Posted 13 Jan 2014 by • 8 answers
had... inj.'s, pain meds that worked only for short time? Well, I could write the book!I'm certain Dr.s thought I just wanted pain meds. I became pro-active, basically diagnosing myself. I took all the info to new Dr.I finally started on Lyrica,tai chi ex., better diet.Am on 75 mg 4 a ...
Posted 4 Oct 2013 by • 3 answers
I have been on the forum discussing Prozac. Last nite a friend suggested I try acupuncture. I'm wondering if anyone has tried it and did it work? Thaks in advance for any response I may get. I am so desperate ...
Posted 12 Nov 2016 by • 0 answers
Posted 12 Jul 2016 by • 1 answer
... 6mnths I have discovered that acupuncture is a recognized treatment, I have found that it does work, why is it not suggested by GPS' ??
Posted 26 Mar 2016 by • 1 answer
I found practioners with 5 years of training in China who use acupuncture and herbology. Started salivaing in the middle of the first treatment. Pain has dimished from 8 to about 2 on 10 point scale. Root cause is heat in left kidney. Has anyone else had any results form this? (My MD Korean trained ...
Posted 21 Mar 2016 by • 1 answer
... received shots in my head and face.Each area was at least 25 shots.I have been to many hospitals in Boston.Tufts cranial facial clinic.Brigham and women's clinic,and Beth Isreal in Boston.Lahey Clinic.I have used cymbalta,clonazepam,amatriptoline.I am currently on Oxycodine.A small dose.I ...
Posted 18 Aug 2015 by • 4 answers
I had acupuncture treatments 6 years ago that did nothing for my severe migraines. Now with a different acupuncturist, I have had amazing results.
Posted 26 Jun 2015 by • 4 answers
Tried two medications with no success. Also a procedure similar to acupuncture in my ankles. With limited success. My doctor is trying Botox soon. Are there any serious side effects?
Posted 20 May 2015 by • 1 answer
I have been to tons of doctors and tried so many medications, patches, creams,acupuncture, massage, tens unit, and more and the pain is getting worse. Unbearable at times. Thank you for any insight you have. Much appreciated.
Posted 20 Feb 2015 by • 1 answer
I had a hernia years ago, which was diagnosed wrong, so doctors decided to run electricity through several instruments and even through acupuncture. This caused all the nerve damage. It feels like an air bubble where my T11 nerve meets the stomach meridian. I can feel the sensations of my toes on ...
Posted 16 Mar 2015 by • 2 answers
Posted 23 Jan 2015 by • 5 answers
I am into trying different approaches such as acupuncture or even have thought of trying hypnosis to help manage my anxiety. I find it very hard to focus on breathing techniques when I am having an anxiety attack Its almost like I can't concentrate long enough to breathe in and out slowly ...
I have had both my legs amputated above my knees and am trying to get pain releaf useing a tens unit
Posted 26 Jan 2015 by • 2 answers
... But I need to know wear to put the pads at on the upper part of my legs? I GO TO MY DOC 1 DAY A WEEK AND GET ACUPUNCTURE TREATMENTS DONE TO BOTH LEGS WITH PINS & TENS UNIT THAT HE LETS ME CONTROL.I GOT A TENS UNIT TO USE AT HOME AND WAS HOPPING THAT SOMEONE WOULD SUGGEST WEAR I SHOULD PLACE ...
Posted 15 Jun 2014 by • 3 answers
... get down to 20 mgs alternate days but am finding it harder now that i am in my late 40's. i take theophylline, ventolin, formoterol, omeprazole, flucticasone inhalers everyday, and do acupuncture regularly. are there any new drugs to help me so i don't have to keep on taking the ...
Posted 19 Sep 2014 by • 3 answers