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Posted 7 Nov 2016 by • 3 answers
What are non-medication options I can try? If you've tried please tell your experience.
Posted 16 Feb 2016 by • 0 answers
I broke both my ulna and radius, skiing on the 31st of december. I did indeed require surgery with 2 wires in both bones for them to be relaligned. The surgeon back in France said I would be on full recovery by March and I'd be fine to ski again then. However, the surgeon in here in London ...
Posted 24 Sep 2015 by • 0 answers
30% spinal cord tear, t-7,8,9. Paraplegia, mostly wheel chair bound, work out twice a week at gym plus 1/2 hour a week of maintenance physical therapy.
Posted 7 Dec 2014 by • 3 answers
Having severe pain, especially when sitting, in right hip, extending down into leg, been put on melodicam, and physical therapy, mobic relieves, hard to drive or sit comfortable without pain, have only 1 kidney, am concerned about medication. Nothing seems to be helping, please advise.
Posted 31 Dec 2014 by • 3 answers
I've sought physical therapy, worn an assortment of braces, "rested", and I've been dealing with this painful problem for two years. I've been diagnosed with arthritis, carpal tunnel, but only to have the diagnosis considered false with my last appointment with a ...
Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome - I'm wondering what forms of physical therapy my fellow zebras find best and
Posted 1 Jun 2014 by • 1 answer
... most effective?I'm in the process of starting with a physical therapist and I've heard so many different things about what's good for us and what's not
Posted 12 Jan 2013 by • 7 answers
... disk at the L4-L5 level. So far, Ive tried pain meds, muscle relaxers, rest, heat, cold, tens unit, physical therapy, and 2 cortisone epidural lumbar shots, all which gave me minimal relief. Actually, PT at the end, was making my pain worse. I've seen a orthopeadic surgeon and he ...
Posted 13 Feb 2014 by • 2 answers
... detect its texture. Is this common, and does it go away? I;m now tsking 30 mg./day,stepping down from five weeks in hospitals and physical therapy on 60mg./day, and the goal is continuing on 10mg./day as long as needed (COPD)
Posted 17 Oct 2013 by • 10 answers
Hey all? My back pain has been improving since physical therapy and adding flexeril to my meds but today I am in lots of pain? The temperature has dropped a bit where I live so that might be why? I always thought it was humidity or rainy weather. But it's not raining. What is your theory for ...
Posted 19 Jun 2013 by • 12 answers
I've some pretty funky discs in neck and back. My neck has been hurting for about 7 weeks now and I fear that my PT treatments (beginning on Friday) will further damage my neck! I know this may be irrational, yet I am still a bit concerned! I've my MRI report and the disc to take with ...
Posted 15 Dec 2013 by • 4 answers
... neurologist, an I just keep getting worst, I know longer see any light at the end of this tunnel, it hit me like a brick wall: 2011 had the swine flu an its been down hill from that point on. I was so active always an now I can hardly get around.I've been on every kind of meds.my teeth are ...
Posted 15 Oct 2013 by • 4 answers
I had knee pain since I was about 12-13 I been to every dr. Done Physical therapy and that made the pain worse. Had x rays and MRI's and they never find anything. Now since I'm 23. It hurts to walk. Put weight on it. I'm taking 800 mg of Ibuprofen and knee braces. And I'm still ...
Posted 5 Dec 2013 by • 1 answer
Tendinitis. Apears to be moderately under control with physical therapy. With so many different exercises, I'm looking for the most effective that has a good "track record" for use at home.
Posted 26 Aug 2013 by • 3 answers
I have an extremely painful right knee, even when resting. Was referred to physical therapy by a walk in doctor after being told there was too much swelling and guarding for a proper exam. Have been in therapy for 5 weeks but the symptoms persist. The symptoms include pain in and below the joint, ...
Ovararian cyst, abdominal pain, UTI. And in the middle of Physical therapy and adjusting to new med?
Posted 8 Sep 2013 by • 4 answers
So I have been dealing with chronic back pain for 3 years. Long story. But I just got back from the ER tonight because I was having abdominal pain and unusual excessive bleeding when I just finished my period 3 to 4 days ago. I found out I have a UTI and a cyst causing me sharp pain in my stomach. ...