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I Have a Back Injury

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    Interstate

    I was an Interstae truckie on the east coast of Australia. well south east anyways.and injured my lower back 090609 and have been through so much **** its unbelivable. Well not to people with this me too stamp. but anyways had the op and ripped out two discs put in some titanium...
    goodman72 goodman72 36-40, M 1 Response Mar 7, 2012

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    I've injured my back twice

    now within the last year and a half, among other things, but I'll focus on my back specifically for this. The first time it happened I was working for a retail warehouse that sells home improvement supplies, worked on the freight team. Regular day of unloading freight from the...
    KashikH KashikH 22-25 Jul 1

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    Dead Bodies Hurt!

    I've been heavily involved in the emergency services for over 15 years now. My back injury occurred very early on- we were called to do a body recovery for a male who decided after being told that afternoon he was terminal, to lay down in front of a moving train. Trains are...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 18, 2012

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    4 Wheeler Accident

    When I was 8, my stepfather and the rest of the family were riding on a 4 wheeler.  We were going up this really steep hill and it flipped.  It landed on my head and squished me down into the ground.  When I became aware again, the 4 wheeler was being lifted...
    LoralieBird LoralieBird 22-25, F Oct 17, 2010

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    Related Experiences

    So my back has been bugging me for the past 2 months. What caused this recent flare up is lugging around 70 lbs boxes for my mom when she was going on an international trip back in...
    Imnotreelyhere Imnotreelyhere 31-35, M Aug 7

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    After we were collectively I had been a jerk and didnR17;t produce a significant deal about this and it harm her. So now what Idk is should I text her the evening right before and...
    Andrew558n8la3 Andrew558n8la3 31-35, M 1 Response a week ago

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    I usually maintain 2-3 FWB at any one time. This kind of sexual friendship has a limited lifespan, so one must have back-ups in place, and constantly scout for new prospects. At...
    HippyDippyTrippy HippyDippyTrippy 31-35, F 1 Response a week ago

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    You must act promptly in the event the carelessness of others causes you injury. The first thing you should do is to see your doctor; then, seek a good attorney. This article is...
    neinsteinassociates neinsteinassociates 26-30, M Aug 9

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    I was in one for six days in February, and then they forced me to go to further treatment for another three weeks. I missed so much school because of it, but I couldn't be luckier...
    Boulier Boulier 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 3

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    Hello everyone. I never wanted to resort to this, but I feel I am out of other options. Let me start from the beginning. When my mother, Dee, was 9, her father was shot in the head...
    NikkiNINTR NikkiNINTR 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 6

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    I'm getting better every day, every week, every month, but my heart goes out to those who are still struggling with the aftermath of a full-blown brain injury. It was one of the...
    lizpurc925 lizpurc925 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 30

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    It was a normal day at work, a car pulled up to be valeted, so I handed the man a ticket and proceeded to the rear of the car...... I looked to make sure a car wasn't coming then I...
    JoshLeeHamilton JoshLeeHamilton 18-21, M Jul 25

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    When I was about 16 years old I ran away from home, I could not take the physical abuse anymore. Unfortunately a cop found me and returned me to my abusive home, once we were away...
    nephthysbaby nephthysbaby 22-25, F Jul 25

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    My story can be quite a long one, but to sum it up semi-quickly I had started cutting myself on my 16th birthday. I truly can't remember what had caused me to start, I just know...
    LostInALife LostInALife 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 25

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    1. I'm a massive Justin Bieber fan and have been since he came to light on YouTube in 2007. 2. A lot of people think purple is my favourite colour because of Justin but it isn't...
    Shiningstar26 Shiningstar26 16-17, F Aug 3

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    (JUSt a warning, this is quite TMI and fairly gross. :-) Yeah mine are just terrible. One period in particular was just horrendous. I was at home, second day of period (which is so...
    humblyhoo humblyhoo 13-15, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I love having an injury on my middle finger; It allows me to flick a person off six inches away from their face with no repercussions.
    purposebuilt purposebuilt 22-25, M 5 Responses Jul 21

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    the kind of injury that never heal, got it for years and never healed.
    voslung voslung 36-40, M Jul 23

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    About a month and a half ago a bench fell on my foot at work as a custodian. 5 and a half foot drop, 75 pound bench. Tomorrow I finally get my MRI, and I am so excited that I cant...
    kbarber kbarber 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 24

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    1 head injury, 1 first degree burn on my left foot, a scar on my right cheek
    suenightingale suenightingale 31-35, F 12 Responses Aug 10

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    At first I hid the scars with bracelets and etc but then I noticed that no one notices anyway. I have clear scars on my wrists but it's been half a year I walk around in T-shirts...
    Sakura09girl Sakura09girl 13-15, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I haven't cut in 3 months c:
    sophieirwinnxo sophieirwinnxo 13-15, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Of course I have trust issues. My ex didn't really like me, but the fact that I had a job and a car. She used me, draining my bank account, and I was too stupid to believe it, even...
    AgentSickler AgentSickler 18-21, M 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    Can you find a small, hard, benign growth on your skin? If yes, you have a wart. Warts are actually an infection in the top layer of the skin or local growths in the skin that are...
    wipeoutwartsfast wipeoutwartsfast 26-30, M Jul 29

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    I wonder why I'm steadily gaining weight. I was diagnosed with Diabetes Insipidus two years ago and all of these stories on this page are very accurate - the discomfort, getting...
    caroline6391 caroline6391 22-25, F Jul 31

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    We had been discussing the possibility of separating for about 4 months. Things were becoming strained between us. We were growing distant and I kept trying so hard to bridge the...
    Navylove19 Navylove19 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 25

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    PART TWO: Emma I wrote about my trip to Ireland a week or so ago and promised a part two ( EP Link ). Part two here is not so much about Ireland as it is about one...
    SaraBee1995 SaraBee1995 18-21, F 5 Responses Aug 11

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    Dear Reader, The date is August 16th, 2014. I don’t know why I’m writing this. I guess maybe I just feel like I don’t have any other place to turn at the moment, afraid of...
    SmrtMouth SmrtMouth 16-17, M 4 days ago

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    Or at least I think I have, the only reason I got this app was because I wanted more opinions on the subject matter since other sources of information were completely one sided or...
    kevin78pham kevin78pham 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 21

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    Bizarre Work Experiences Involving A Guy Named Dave About 25 years ago I worked for a small company that employed less than 10 people. Some of these people were full time or part...
    PastPilot PastPilot 51-55, M 2 Responses Jul 22

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    The First Time Many times...along my life: - First time was in a major change.I had it all,I was happy kid with a family.Suddenly,I lost it all.My mom died.Days without sleep...
    4biandu 4biandu 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 23

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    Why does splitting up hurt so much when it was my decision to end it? Around February this year my ex-girlfriend persuaded me to try giving our relationship another go. We had...
    Rafamac Rafamac 41-45, M 4 Responses Jul 26

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    I think most of my EP friends know I was gone for about a week recently, but most of you don’t know where I was. I was actually on a vacation with my family “across the pond...
    SaraBee1995 SaraBee1995 18-21, F 12 Responses Jul 28

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    Gordon Lightfoot- Sundown http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=s8rR7E6NfY4 I can see her lyin' back in her satin dress In a room where ya do what ya don't confess Sundown ya better take...
    A1m1A A1m1A 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 28

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    *Throws tea at window* Oh why hello there. Today I'm going to tell you a story. If you don't want to bother to read or at the end your going to judge the door is this way .-. I...
    DysfunctionalPiano DysfunctionalPiano 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 30

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    He was on his way home from Candletop, been two weeks gone and he thought he'd stop at Web's and have him a drink for he went home to her. Andy Wo-Lo said, "Hello." He said "Hi...
    farmertann farmertann 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 30

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    I think back to the day I was so excited , so excited to move to the place I now hate . Fire runs through my body whenever I think of telling my parents ," I can't wait" . Today...
    Ennelson Ennelson 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 1

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    Its been five ******* years and you're back of all times you're back I thought you were gone for good. But what am I saying?? I didn't get any treatment so your weren't even gone...
    Kurpenter Kurpenter 13-15, T Aug 3

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    Ten years ago, when I lived in Devonport village, it was a small, pretty and quiet a village. It has a Ferry Terminal at its waters. The Ferry carried off passengers every 20...
    exppro40 exppro40 36-40, F 2 Responses Aug 5

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    Im back on experience project after a long time now. I thought I was doing alright, but I guess I was wrong. I kind of always knew deep down that I was sad, but I've been strong...
    INSPIREe INSPIREe 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 6

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    I have ridden on a bus-part 11: So I boarded the "Jitney" bus and gave the $1 fare to the friendly bus driver. Then-the bus took me to downtown Newton-about a mile and a half...
    jrhanold jrhanold 46-50, M Aug 7

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    INTERVIEW WITH PATRICK CALLAHAN, PARANORMAL EXPERIENCER By Deanna Jaxine Stinson, HPI Paranormal Diva Haunted and Paranormal Investigations - HPI International https://www.facebook...
    PaulDaleRoberts PaulDaleRoberts 51-55, M Aug 9

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    in the beginning of the dream I'm not sure if it was the day before or the same day our car couldn't get around a pole so we had to back up and go a different way. Anyways it was a...
    Isaiah4310 Isaiah4310 18-21, F Aug 10

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    Bad dreams... I have this problem with bad dreams.. Something will pop up during my day.. A text.. A comment.. Some news from my lawyer...anything and ill blow it off.. Continue...
    sunpea sunpea 36-40, F Aug 10

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    To start off, I've never played with an Ouija board, and never dabbled in anything, It was the first time seeing what is known as a shadow person, which took place in March of 2009...
    thatonecollegekid thatonecollegekid 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 10

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    First I'm going to apologize since this is probably going to be a long one. My ex and I were together for 6 years. In those 6 years we only lived together for 1. We always had...
    feelinglost84 feelinglost84 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 11

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    My story is true. I need help. I am so emotionally unstable. I haven't been able to talk to anyone about this. Please excuse the spelling and grammar, right now I am venting. I...
    mijudelacru mijudelacru 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 12