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Chapter Seven

Last night, I knew that I was starting to get a flare up. The first signs are usually spasms on my left hand side, and crippling stomach pains which come and go. 435 more words

Opioid Alternatives for Pain Management: How One Woman Changed Her Life

Many pain patients are searching for anti-drug programs to relieve their discomfort without the chance of addiction or dependence.

“I can’t believe it. I had an appointment with my pain doctor begging him to taper me off opioids. 1,234 more words

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CDC Says Prescription Painkillers No Longer Drive Opioid Epidemic — But What Is?

It’s not new news that the U.S. is in the midst of an opioid epidemic, however, prescriptions have lost their driving status to illicit fentanyl and street heroin. 827 more words
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CBD Oil: People are Feeling Good & Healing Better

Pain patients everywhere are excited. They are excited about two reasons. Quality of lives and discomforted symptoms are improving. It’s all thanks to CBD hemp oil, aka the… 859 more words

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Illicit Drugs & Chronic Pain: The Black Market 411

With all the crazy news transpiring today, it’s hard to keep up with every single headline.

More than 30 percent of all Americans have some form of acute or chronic pain. 1,385 more words

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Relationships & Chronic Pain: 8 Tips on How You Can Break the Cycle

Raise your hand if your chronic pain has affected your intimate relationships. Are you more tired than before? Are you unable to attend your child’s after-school activity because it physically… 848 more words

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Injury You Have Not Been Missed

Thanks to my EDS injury seems to always be around the corner. Injury lurks in the corner of my room as I sleep, at the sink while I shower, and by the table when I am in the kitchen. 689 more words

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