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I Have A Spinal Cord Injury Resulting In Severe Pain

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    I'm A Broken Boxer! I Can't Believe This Happened To Me!

    I am a 55 year old man who has had a very interesting life.I am in recovery from drug/alcohol dependency since age 23, and have also gone through struggles with various personal issues. Although I had a great deal to over come i did so much hard work that I did it! I became a...
    brokenboxer brokenboxer 51-55, M 3 Responses Jul 26, 2011

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    I have congenital cervical stenosis (more about lumbar spine later) with severe degenerative disc disease. Saw a Neurosurgeon Monday and he says I need surgery. Problem is, I have...
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    I had spinal fusion c2-c6 on January 12. Inpatient rehab and was in the hospital until 3/6. I have worked hard throughout this process doing everything I can to get better...
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    First I was told to give my little sisters a shower, and in the dream I had to shower with them. We also had these random young Latino boys over too, donno why maybe they were...
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    I'm having an injection into my spinal cord tomorrow and didn't realize how anxious I am about it until someone asked me. I've had it done 3 times before but I didn't have the pain...
    cpettit757 cpettit757 22-25, F 3 Responses Apr 14

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    Every single one of us struggles with attitudes and behavior patterns that are self-defeating and bring unhappiness. Any form of dysfunctional behavior- like yours, like mine...
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    To do it. Just what is the point in living anymore if I am not going to have salvation to heaven anyway ? Yup. Here's my point . I don't see how I can ever live a happy life...
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    Bracelets give me sometimes severe pain. I also can't wear rings because they are irritating as hell. I'm very sensitive to touch as well and bruise easily.
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    There are many things about how I've been most of my life that cause me significant distress. My memory is atrocious and doesn't extend very far into the past. I can barely...
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    If you care to read this, comment or anything I would like to thank you, This is my story. I am a man, I turned 19 late December last year and unfortunately also developed strep...
    AlejandroDelux AlejandroDelux 18-21, M 4 Responses Apr 10

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    Ent said i have chronic sinusitis symptoms are aching pain under and above eyes and top of throat burns sometime. have tried everything does anyone else have the top of throat...
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    I love severed limbs I would cut someone's head off and use it as a teddy bear
    IWantToBeTortured IWantToBeTortured 18-21, F 7 hrs ago

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    This is my first time posting on EP, so bear with me. Also, keep in mind that doctors and therapists are not 100% of my BPD diagnosis-- I also have dissociation, ADHD, and panics...
    DepressedDemigod DepressedDemigod 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 1

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    I always know when my period comes because of the pain. It's pain that hurts but isn't at the stage where I'm thinking "I can't deal with this anymore". It's like an alarm clock...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    Within the civil aspect, the case would most certainly be brought as a wrongful death motion under Civil Code 377.60 et. seq. This claim typically belongs to your deceased’s...
    Michael0962opo3 Michael0962opo3 31-35, M 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    As a kid, every now and then I remember getting pain in my chest and throwing up bile. My parents always told me that I probably swallowed improperly. I went travelling for awhile...
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    When I was seven I bit into an extension cord that was plugged into the wall. I was trying to unplug the cord from an electric air freshener. It was 110 volts and when it made...
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    I had spinal fusion surgery April, 2013. Not all roses afterward. But much improved compared to the suffering prior to surgery. L-2 to S-1 spinal fusion isn't any joke. And when...
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    It's been such a long time since I have been on here. One of the reasons is because I live in chronic pain 24/7. I knew I wouldn't get better and that eventually, I would get worse...
    TwilightDream TwilightDream 36-40, F Apr 4

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    It's been such a long time since I have been on here. One of the reasons is because I live in chronic pain 24/7. I knew I wouldn't get better and that eventually, I would get worse...
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    I was diagnosed in January 2015 but have been dealing with problems since August 2014. It started with terrible pain in my legs...so bad I left work and went to the doctor. After 3...
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    First of all, sorry for the length of this. So I had an appointment for my fibromyalgia. I've been told I have it but was getting some more tests ran. I've never seen this doctor...
    ChantelSurvived ChantelSurvived 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 31

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    I am a 51 yr old woman who is/was very active, goong to the gym 5 days a week and always on the go! I haven't been diagnosed yet but from all of the Dr. Googling I have been doing...
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    Yes, another malady. Actually I've had it since age 20 when I injured my elbow pitching. I loved to pitch and was asked to walk on to the UW Madison team back in 1975. I'll...
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    This is the fisrt time I've posted. I'm feeling very down. I've been a paraplegic with severe chronic pain since 2003. I recently recovered from a pressure sore (after two years...
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