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I Had A Disastrous Lasik Surgery

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    I had surgery April 18, 2015. I had 1 big tear and 1 sm. tear. I have 6 anchors. I started PT at 4 weeks only stretching for the 1st 2 weeks. as of May 18, I am 6 weeks in to this...
    shrea63 shrea63 51-55, F 1 day ago

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    Had a full U shaped cuff tear repaired on 5-1-15. All I can say is Holy Cow. What a rough road it's been since the pain block wore off. Awful pain for 2 weeks nonstop. Couldn't...
    Scooter411 Scooter411 51-55, M 18 hrs ago

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    I'm 5 1/2 weeks post op from open rotator cuff repair. Like so many who have already posted here, I still am dealing with moderate to severe pain and find sleeping in bed...
    don64rcr don64rcr 61-65, M May 16

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    I have had open heart surgery and had multiple complications and will be having more surgery this summer . I got a call from the doctors office asking me if I would talk to this...
    Dancemomisme Dancemomisme 46-50, F 8 Responses 6 days ago

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    Almost 2 months ago, when I had my tonsils taken out they were taking an unexpectedly long time to heal. I was in major pain on day 12, I kept dozing off due to my lack of sleep...
    xMayesx xMayesx 16-17, M a week ago

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    I had double jaw surgery 2 and a half years ago. I'm not happy with the result although my bite has improved a lot since the survey. I want a redo but I'm broke and I don't wanna...
    weng22 weng22 22-25, F 1 Response May 15

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    At age 11 diagnosed with scoliosis back in 1980, got my brace at age 13, never wore it): please young girls wear your brace! My spine continued to curve, surgery was recommended...
    jewellidelay jewellidelay 46-50, F May 5

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    Arm Repair-When I was about 11 I woke up in hospital with a high fever, my entire left arm from hand to shoulder wrapped with bandages,and no damn clue how I got there or what was...
    VerdadEzLaVida VerdadEzLaVida 22-25, M 5 days ago

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    My new friend"s husband called last night and it was more severe than what they thought . She ended up having a quadruple bypass . She is one of the best hospitals in my area- the...
    Dancemomisme Dancemomisme 46-50, F 13 Responses 5 days ago

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    At 36 weeks and 5 days I went in for my regular NS testing - low fluid level and my littke one was breech. Well, my fluid levels had once again dropped from a 6 to a 5 (6 is low...
    thejoneses thejoneses 26-30, F 2 Responses May 14

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    I fell pregnant at age 28; having assumed for years I wouldn't fall pregnant due to having polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). You might think I would have been pleased to become...
    libbyanne84 libbyanne84 31-35, F 2 Responses May 18

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    In January 2014, I was diagnosed with scoliosis. I had a 37 degree curve. By April, I had a whopping 60 degree curve. So I had to have spinal fusion surgery. It was done in October...
    CallieR00 CallieR00 13-15, F 2 Responses May 5

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    my last story is about my medical abortion and how I felt like it was a good choice. here is my update... I am still glad I went through with it. but I had some unexpected side...
    silkyslutpanties silkyslutpanties 26-30, F 12 hrs ago

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    I just had a huge knee surgery last week. I think I am becoming depressed about it because I can't go out anywhere, I can't go to school, I can't see my friends ect. The whole...
    stfuabi stfuabi 13-15, F May 5

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    Surgery May 2010, weighed 400 lbs, now I weigh 215 lbs. I am 64 y/o 😀
    yng611 yng611 61-65, M 1 Response May 16

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    My wrist is injured, I attempted to get back to work after light duty and it tore, now the doc says I cant do that line of work because the tendon would tear more, then they would...
    squeezenbiteme squeezenbiteme 31-35, M May 16

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    I lost a lot of weight after abdominal surgery and my boobs haven't quite bounced back the way I had hoped....so I'd love to hear your experiences. What did you have done? Do you...
    Frofame Frofame 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    Two weeks ago today I fell off a roof and landed on my right foot,rushed to the hospital, found out that it was a lisfranc fracture which is in the middle of foot, I have to have...
    ilovemywifetoo ilovemywifetoo 46-50, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    While I respect a woman's right to her own body, I don't believe in plastic surgery unless it is for medical reason for example after an accident or to fix some kind of deformity...
    mayayayaya mayayayaya 31-35, F May 2

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    I had no idea what the pain was i was getting i went to the hosiptal and all they said was it was indigestion and gave me something that wasn't even safe for me while i was...
    penguinroxz1 penguinroxz1 26-30, F May 4

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    I'm back! ?????? So I went off EP for a few weeks since my doctor told me not to use my phone after surgery, but it seems my bf did NOT get the memo (Yes, I know about his little...
    johannesc4 johannesc4 16-17, M May 13

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    I want to go for plastic surgery to be a perfect milking cow(hu-cow) with huge udders(breasts)
    AngelicaHearts AngelicaHearts 18-21, F May 17

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    Hello Everyone. My name is Chamie. I'm fundraising for oral surgery. It would awesome if you could check it out, donate if you can, and share it with others. www.youcaring.com...
    Csmith08 Csmith08 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    Surgery scheduled . pending that preop goes well - ugh - the thought scares me
    Dancemomisme Dancemomisme 46-50, F 24 Responses 3 days ago

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    When I was younger, I used to get them whenever my precognitive senses would pick up on someone I care about being harmed mentally, physically, sexually, or emotionally. I knew it...
    dontyouunderstand dontyouunderstand 18-21 1 Response May 14

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    I had a dream last night. One I won't easily forget. *I wake up in a hospital bed dazed and confused, my vision a blur. I was unaware as to how or why I had gotten here. I look...
    lukapyon03 lukapyon03 18-21, F May 16

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    I had my first mammogram this week, which may seem unusual because I am a male. It was a check just because the women in my lineage have had cancer and I have been tender there...
    golfer10 golfer10 51-55, M May 17

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    Around 8 years ago. Played me up for a while and I carried on till I could no more. Found then that the large stone couldn't be taken out keyhole as the gall bladder was swollen to...
    PeterSp8 PeterSp8 41-45, M a week ago

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    I've been having some knee pain in both of my knees lately, especially the left from compensation while my right knee was healing. oh boy. Well I went to the doctor today and I...
    darktippedrose darktippedrose 31-35, F 5 Responses 13 hrs ago

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    Soooooooo when I was 9 I was on the playground doing relay races with the other kids. There were two lines and the person at the front of each line raced to the mound of dirt and...
    XxWolverinexX XxWolverinexX 18-21 5 hrs ago

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    I wish i had more discipline in my life in order to carry out a strong routine when it comes to my exercise and studies. Procrastination is one of my biggest flaws, and i dont...
    lonelysoul1088 lonelysoul1088 26-30, M 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    I could have died if my parents delayed my surgery. I always thought how corrupt people were really bad, but a doctor who cheated off with the payment by making it a smaller amount...
    arcticxcx arcticxcx 13-15, F May 9

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    One day I got a sharp pain in my stomach.my mom and I went to the hospital turns out my appendix pop for a few minutes.i was rushed to the surgery room.when I woke up I found my...
    GamerJock GamerJock 13-15, F May 17

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    I was only 5 and a half weeks pregnant for the first time, so it's considered very very early. It happened after I found out about a large fibroid that I am scheduled to have...
    may2115 may2115 26-30, F 2 Responses May 18

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    For me it's not just one, I fell really ill in January and stopped attending school, ended up in hospital around 7 times, one time being a keyhole surgery. Was one of the worst...
    BlueBird26 BlueBird26 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    don’t even know where to start with this, but this is for me so what the hell about grammar and what not. On the 29th of October 2014 my life changed forever, maybe make that...
    thingsalright thingsalright 22-25, F 2 Responses May 5

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    About a month ago, I was getting high at school. To begin, I had only been smoking weed often for about two months and I never really got very high. I'm a sixteen year old girl...
    ccsurf2 ccsurf2 22-25, F 1 Response May 5

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    We had met and got instantly lost in a riveting conversation at an evening function. Looking around after a while, we noted the place had emptied. Standing alone, we were the last...
    marmelade marmelade 51-55, F 16 Responses May 6

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    Okay so as a lot of us know asthma is a fairly common thing in the world but i feel not a lot of people understand how deadly asthma is and can be. I have suffered from asthma...
    Callumcd1 Callumcd1 13-15, M 5 Responses May 7

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    When I was about 11 or 12, our family got a new video camera that my Dad actually let us kids use, and we made all kinds of stupid videos in the backyard and stuff with our friends...
    wesleyd wesleyd 26-30, M May 7

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    This was the closest pic I could find that resembles her. I never got to take her pic except with my unsmart cell phone. I don't know where to start. The person I live with...
    hartinar hartinar 36-40, F May 7

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