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Getting nervous

Thanks. I am dedicating this race to all my friends dealing with chronic pain.

Started by: flygal 35 Views 5 Replies Last reply: by flygal

Dealing with Airport Security

JP I am glad to hear you got to visit with your dad one more time before he departed. It's not an easy visit but one you wouldn't want to miss. The urn and the tree sound like a wonderful thing to ...

Started by: jinglepaws 182 Views 25 Replies Last reply: by gooneybirds

Happy Thanksgiving

DITTO! The scriptures tell us to be thankful for all things, and that is not any easy thing to do. I mentioned this to my wife once, and she advised me to remember that had I died I would have never...

Started by: flygal 37 Views 2 Replies Last reply: by ggerbrandt

How to cope with learning to live with a SCS...

LR, Just a quick question. Did your Dr have you go into PT after your ssm was put in? Getting those core muscles and others too can really help now that you have the ssm controlling the pain? Just...

Started by: LabRat1982 108 Views 7 Replies Last reply: by TimsTDY

My Life with Chronic Pain!

Lily, What a powerful story of perseverance and refusal to give up! Have you considered the SCS? If you want to hear success stories, just read through some of the forums. On the front cover of this ...

Started by: lilyofthepond 14 Views 2 Replies Last reply: by flygal

Still hurting 5-6 weeks post-op

Hello, I am new at posting on this forum. I had my permanent implant put in about 5 weeks ago. I have suffered with low back pain for years, from disc problems. A few years ago, a chiropractor said I ...

Started by: lindajohnson1977 20 Views 1 Replies Last reply: by lindajohnson1977

Anyone have an update on 'Bama Vickie VEM?

Does anyone by chance live in Alabama? Maybe could knock on door ? I am strongly considering sending flowers and asking for signature confirmation of delivery. Any other thoughts out there? For thos...

Started by: flygal 33 Views 6 Replies Last reply: by flygal

Medicare pays?

Illinirose, I did not get a price quote for Medicare Advantage. Sorry about that.

Started by: Illinirose 83 Views 11 Replies Last reply: by thunder wheels

I am totally depressed

I am glad things are somewhat better. Keep me informed! Kimberly

Started by: jinglepaws 122 Views 12 Replies Last reply: by Attheinlet

Spinning out of Control

I was told the same thing today funny how you run into people in life that can look at you and say its ok to feel bad and be down just keep trying to get one thing done at a time if you get that done ...

Started by: kter2001 70 Views 6 Replies Last reply: by kter2001
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Mike Roman

Michael Roman will always be lovingly remembered for inspiring so many who suffer from chronic pain. He toured the country sharing about his battle against chronic pain — urging others to never give up. Through determination and a positive outlook, Michael lived his life to the fullest, while also giving hope and strength to countless people who faced seemingly insurmountable situations. Michael will be missed, but his positive influence lives on.

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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...

Dick B., Low Back Pain

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