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I Had Severe Arm Pain

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    Lose Weight

    i ghave had several skingraphs in both arms. It was not untill I losty weight that these problems got more managable. If you are carrying extra junk in the trunk....try losing some weight. I have lost over 50 lbs 3 times so far and all three timeds I have had better results. I am...
    webba60 webba60 26-30 1 Response May 14, 2011

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    Hip Pain

    I have had 2 hip replacements and if I had known that the pain of recovery was less  than my everyday pain, I would have done something sooner.  Get over it and deal with it.  You won't be sorry.
    acarol3 acarol3 56-60, F Aug 27, 2006

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    My Arm Hurt For Months

    In the Spring of 2004, I blocked a blood vessel in my eye (see "Eye Injury") and the eye specialist I went to see put me on a regimen of one 81mg baby aspirin per day. I started this immediately, and with every passing day, my left upper arm became more and more...
    avataress avataress F 4 Responses Apr 5, 2006

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    I hate days like this. When everything starts to come back. All you can think about is the ****** things you've been through. And everything seems to be bad news. I feel so alone...
    makaiajane makaiajane 16-17, F Aug 25

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    I've had chronic back pain for years.Had all tests doctors tell me nothing they can do.I like to know ways of managing my pain.
    mikeud mikeud 51-55, M Aug 31

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    THIS IS ME!!! It was the Summer of 2012 , just two years ago... I was dating my Ex and to be honest I can't even tell you how it happened because I felt no different but One day...
    Fanteyzhuh Fanteyzhuh 22-25, F 2 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    I say that because my mom had beautiful hazel eyes mine are so dark they're nearly BLACK but my older sister got the hazel eyes my mom had some weight on her and a beautiful face...
    AnnaUnderstands AnnaUnderstands 13-15, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    This battle is exhausting and after years of therapy for anxiety and panic disorders, I still feel helpless. I had my first severe hypochondriac episode when I was a senior in...
    flannelskin flannelskin 18-21, F Aug 20

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    I am 30 years old I have never been in a relationship the entirety of my life. Not because I don't want to but because of my life I have trust issues I have known people that have...
    whatisi whatisi 26-30, M 12 hrs ago

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    So... part 2... I decided that nobody is going to hire me, and I go to an old employer, over an hour away, and they will take me back... so, I get ready to move. (There are good...
    cozyuptothefire cozyuptothefire 51-55, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    10 En 1890, la France veut donc avoir la pleine possession des villes aboméennes de Cotonou et Ouidah qu’elle occupe déjà, ce que le roi Glélé puis son successeur Béhanzin...
    sfdfvcv12 sfdfvcv12 22-25, M 10 hrs ago

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    Having a very fragrant Skunktember! It's been a very long time, 2 months exactly it seems, since I was last perfumed, so to celebrate Skunktember I decided that despite the fact I...
    Tybron Tybron 31-35, M 3 days ago

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    Which time was saying it that made you look his way? When saying that you're beautiful for the seventh time that day? or when I said," I am for you...", was that why you betrayed...
    fukubus fukubus 41-45, M 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    I have been questioning what life really is and why I'm here having to go through this daily **** every morning and night. I'm done with the screaming and hitting I just want to...
    Burningslowly Burningslowly 13-15, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    So all my life I would have chest pain. I went to many different drs. One said cafe een the other said sleep one said eat healthier another said I want attention. So I turned 16...
    eagleeye825 eagleeye825 22-25, M 1 Response Sep 8

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    I am a mountain biker. A few years back I was descending a service road in the mountains near where I live. I was moving along at about 25 miles an hour. The service road...
    Aguynamedbill Aguynamedbill 31-35, M 3 days ago

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    Need some advice- I had shoulder surgery to repair my labrum, which was torn 3/4 the way off, about two weeks ago. There are some things I can and can't do but I can actually reach...
    ritz54 ritz54 18-21, M Aug 26

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    A little over three weeks ago, I woke up on a Saturday morn about 6. I had a little bit of discomfort in my chest and thought it was nothing. I went walking and got out about a...
    Bamps0 Bamps0 56-60, M 4 Responses Sep 1

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    Hi all ;-)) Wanted this surgery for years but probably wouldn't have gone thru w it but needed a polyp removed and a uterine ablation so I think the universe threw me a bone ;-). I...
    Namaste2010 Namaste2010 46-50, F 1 Response Sep 1

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    I cried myself to sleep last night because a bully here just found my weakness and decided to use it against me. Only because an argument! Now headaches and swollen eyes is what I...
    GrumpyMe GrumpyMe 22-25, F 4 Responses Aug 31

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    A 2007 evaluate of 13 scientific studies observed proof for the efficacy of hypnosis within the reduction of pain in some problems, although the amount of sufferers enrolled from...
    Khadijah062yu Khadijah062yu 31-35, M 1 Response Sep 7

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    My story starts with an accident I was involved in. About a month and a half ago I was in a car accident for work. I was pulling out of the gas station near the off ramp of the...
    bluefireball4949 bluefireball4949 31-35, M 1 Response Sep 11

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    Everytime I have an episode, I either cut myself up down my legs and sides of my stomach and along the long vein that travels up the inner side of my left arm.. or i scream into my...
    SubmissiveSecrets SubmissiveSecrets 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    All my friends are going away... To study somewhere else. Live to the other side of the world. Or something like that. And I'm being left behind. Its ok. I mean. I'm feeling...
    C05dub C05dub 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 21

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    Yes I have been beaten, abused, and punched.......but you know what? I'm not going to let that affect my way of life......in fact in the end I will hug and thank them because I...
    XannaleiseX XannaleiseX 18-21, F 5 Responses Aug 23

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    For the last 10 years of my life Ii have been living with an intense feeling of shame, disappointment and frustration due to my severe breast asymmetry. While one is an A cup the...
    Jovliness Jovliness 22-25 Aug 30

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    The tunnel is dark, very dark. The light at the end of it is so far away. That light is now a faint glow of a tiny flickering candle. It's become barely, ever so barely visible. My...
    Jpeavey Jpeavey 41-45, M Sep 1

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    Painter: I just did arms at the gym with poetess and I really do think that my arms have physically separated from my torso and are only being held on by a thin layer of epidermal...
    PaintedPoemCpl PaintedPoemCpl 36-40 Sep 3

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    Please, I beg of you... Please, stop this pain Please, let me go where I'm safe Please, hear my heartfelt cries Please, end my life already.....
    Jpeavey Jpeavey 41-45, M 2 Responses Sep 9

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    My name is Karly and I am 25 years old. My family of 6 has a history of Depression, Anxiety, ADD/ADHD and sleeping disorders. My father, sister and I suffer from all the above...
    kcmac311 kcmac311 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    Forgotten memories Gliding, flying and soaring I was willfully free. I stand still Fettered,shackled and smothered Like a caged bird. Invisibly tethered Wings, feet and arms...
    greycells greycells 36-40, F Aug 26

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    NIXON UNKNOWINGLY "MULED" FOR POT SMUGGLING LOUIS ARMSTRONG Richard Nixon (1913-1994) could be quite naive. In the late 1950s, the U.S. State Department made jazz legend Louis...
    goodogstay goodogstay 46-50, M 1 Response Sep 10

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    I haven't heard from my boyfriend in weeks ever since he was shipped for BT in South Carolina. My friends don't know the pain or heartache so I hate talking to them about it... I...
    Harmonial Harmonial 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 31

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    Im emo when I was a little girl Mabey like six or five I was called names people telling me I should go crawl in a hole and die kill myself sometimes I thought they were right so...
    coco29sweetdaddy coco29sweetdaddy 46-50 1 Response Aug 31

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    I really miss my ex sometimes. Sometimes I think about him when I doing something, like peeling potatoes. I stare into space and smile. I remember when I dislocated a limb. It was...
    ChelseaMonroe ChelseaMonroe 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 1

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    Living without my love. My boyfriend and I have been together for a year and 8 months. In October of last year, he told me he wanted to join the Army. I supported him 100%. Though...
    KelseyVianna KelseyVianna 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 1

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    I will be having a cervical (neck) steroid epidural on the 18th for my chronic neck pain. Then on the 22nd I will be having my the carpal tunnel release surgery on my left hand...
    Harley53 Harley53 56-60, F 1 Response Sep 10

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    Is my surgeon jumping the gun by suggesting I see a pain management specialist after having 2 shoulder surgeries one month apart? I had a 1st one early June but 3.5 weeks later I...
    yodasl yodasl 41-45, M 1 Response Aug 26

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    I have never experienced a worse pain than period pain. The first day is the day is the day I feel like I may not make it out alive. You may think this is an exaggeration, but it...
    ForeverIsOver ForeverIsOver 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 28

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    Can someone help me? I am looking for opinions since I don't really know what I have, and I'm nervous. I have to wait about 3 weeks for an ultrasound. I have some pain in my upper...
    sugarcakes143 sugarcakes143 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 28

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    Yeah... No. If you weren't born in Armenia or happen to have an Armenian passport no you're not. This isn't a native tribe where you register by blood. This is the real world and...
    Somethingweird01 Somethingweird01 22-25, M Aug 29

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    I will never forget that night of April 28th, 2011. My husband and I got a trailer that we were renting to buy. I was like "Yes! Our first home!". I am a serious pyrophobic, so I...
    jt8md88 jt8md88 26-30, M 1 Response Sep 3

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    We had dated for over 2 years and had one of those relationships that just was natural and easy both sexually and romantically. Always were surprising each other with different...
    Anon1134 Anon1134 22-25 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Whenever I found myself in pain or discomfort, I'd always try to pump myself up by saying, "You've been through worse." It helped keep my spirit up. But I can promise you I have...
    lovealyssa lovealyssa 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    It's been a long time since my best friend and I had ended our friendship. She was the most caring person that I know and the most crazy of all. Everyday we chat, talk to each...
    Guin2ne1 Guin2ne1 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 25

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    Well, I am sick and tired of hiding and pretending it isn't there... It started out as back pain that won't go away with basic procedures. And I thought after the months went by...
    4NeonFun 4NeonFun 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 26

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