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  New Here for a Boston Scientific SCS

I am new here and awaiting approval by insurance for trial. I have had 5 back surgeries and in constant pain. Have been on pain killers for more years than I want to admit. I am 60 years old and no l...

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  what they don't tell you!!!

I had the trial (cervical) which was very successful but the doctor is saying now that there is not enough space to thread the paddle lead into place because of spinal cord narrowing. Do you know if ...

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SCS and Hot Tubs

hi. I am new here. I just had a Boston Scientific SCS implanted on 13 Aug 2018. I am completely healed now and I need to know if I am allowed to use a hot tub. can anybody help me with this?

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Rookie

Hey there.. im new here. Just found out yesterday that im definitely eligible for the SCS. Now the only thing holding me back is the fact that I'm a smoker n I have to quit cold turkey, meaning absolu...

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Just got done with trial scared to do it permanently.

I was born without a hip socket and to date I've had eight total hips 7 on the left side and one on the right my pain is very servere in my lower back. I have used a Canadian crutch most of my life s...

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Spinal Cord Stimulator

Has anyone had a spinal cord stimulator for neck pain?

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Absolutely amazing. After getting the trial, the first thing we did was take a walk...

Sara W., Chronic Pain

 
 
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I can do a lot of things, like tend to my orchids, go to the gym, and go dancing...

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