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Two weeks of hell
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trs1960 posted:
First I was sick so bad I was worried about the menigitas scare...everything fit until I finally got better last Monday. Then I had to host a 5 day training seminar. I could take any time to rest up, but I survive and I have another epidural planned met week. I think I'll have the doc write me a few weeks of time off!!!
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bj1208 responded:
wow Tim - so sorry you were so sick - I know it's scary with all the talk of the meningitis and who all could be affected by it -

I guess I'm kinda glad I'm allergic to the steroid injections and just get pain shots, even though those don't last but a day or two and only gives me a 15% reduction in pain it still feels good -

my doc wants to try having me take benadryl and have the steroid injection then stay at his clinic most of the day to see if I do have any reactions, but nope think I will wait -

gosh it sounds like you do need to have some time off - I'm sure ur doc could write a script note saying you need to stay flat on this next shot for at least 2-3 days - maybe that will work!!!!

keep us updated how ur doing after u have the shot - later -
Take care~~

~~ Joy ~~


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