I Am An Injured Worker

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    Month Number Five

    So I've gone back to work, only to be sent home after 3 pathetic weeks. My dr has now determined it could be Carpal-- waiting for my appointment with the specialist-- which might be in 1 week or 4 months.. Im not looking forward to the idea of being prodded with a needle which...
    ThreeMarys ThreeMarys
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Feb 26, 2012

    Here Goes..

    So its been a month, I've been off work. I hurt my tendons while at work, doing repetitive actions. To be exact I was using a new dicer and I was putting soo much force to dice 20 lbs of veg a day. Have worked since I was 14 years old, always cut vegetables by hand, cut...
    ThreeMarys ThreeMarys
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Nov 21, 2011

    Sometimes I Just Want To Scream....

    I'm in so much pain, typing with one hand. The Celebrex aint doing it for me... the Dyclofenac isnt doing ****. The pain has gone up to my elbow and it relays back and forth. I feel as if someone has put a dozen needles in my hands veins they must be the 16 gauge ones... My...
    ThreeMarys ThreeMarys
    26-30, F
    Nov 24, 2011

    Chronic

    Chronically in pain, my mind is a mess. I dont think I dont have a minute during the day that isnt filled with a dull pain. I have forgotten how it feels to not be in pain.. My mind is a warfield.. I feel like I am a grenade just ready to explode. I accept that I am not mentally...
    ThreeMarys ThreeMarys
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Mar 17, 2012
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