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Painful Wednesday daily post. Possible triggers.
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jselleck posted:
Morning every one.

Weather: COLD!!!!! Blasted front came through, and hubbie is freezing me out again.

Sleep: Not good. Had a series of steroid injections in my back yesterday and still feel horrible.

Mood: Disappointed. Really hoped to get some relief from the back but didn't. So a day totally wasted and down the tubes.

Plans: Unfortunately have a full day ahead of me. Meeting with tdoc, then physical therapy for my neck, then meeting with pdoc. Busy busy busy. Will be so glad when the inheritance comes and we can get a second car and I can do some driving on my own. Right now I'm waiting for my doctor's office to open so I can find out if I can take my pain medicine yet or not. HATE HATE HATE BEING IN PAIN AND THESE D**M MUSCLE SPASMS!!! Cookie I sooo sympathize with you. The worst part is because of my age my back doctor won't even consider doing surgery. Says I'm "too young". Which I guess is a compliment but a really backhanded one in my opinion. Sigh. Talk to ya all later. It's 8:30 and the office should be open. Have a nice day.

Jessica
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bpcookie responded:
Painful Wednesday? You said it g/f

Hello dahlings

Weather: warm

Sleep: ok

mood: Im too drugged up to know

Plans: Today I have my procedure done at noon. Im a bit nervous because before it hurt like a motha. I'm gonna ask the anesthesiologist to juice me up real good this time. My yahoozit already hurts. Anyways, I hope it goes well. Also tomorrow I have another procedure done on the right side. I don't know why they can't just do both on the same day. Its total BS.

You all have a good day and pray or cross your fingers that this works. Thanks. Muahs
We will be friends until we are old and senile,.........then we will be new friends!!
 
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bpcookie responded:
Hey J honey, Im so dang sorry. Your poor little sweet heart. Any chronic pain is horrible to put up with. Especially if you have it every day or the pain is severe. I hope you can take my pain med. real soon and I hope that it works. Have a good day dahling. muahs
We will be friends until we are old and senile,.........then we will be new friends!!
 
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jselleck replied to bpcookie's response:
Hey Cookie darling, if you felt like I did yesterday you probably won't see this, but on the off chance you do, I'm typing it anyway. I finally got a hold of the doc who did the injections. (She's not the person I usually see, my normal doc referred me to her because he doesn't do injections on tuesdays or wednesdays. Was finally able to take my meds in the afternoon. Hurt like hades til then, and even after taking something. I can't put heat on my back for 4 days, which means next week, so I'm feeling pretty miserable and doing as little as possible. Hope your procedure went well yesterday and does again today. Thanks for being comforting. And for the well wishes. May call this week-end to check up on ya if that's okay. Take care.

Jess
 
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bpcookie replied to jselleck's response:
Thank you my little chck-a-dee. Glad you were finally able to take a pain med. Bet it felt like a week eh? If you ca'nt use any heat for 4 days can you use ice instead? I know, its not the same but sometimes an ice pack will help with pain. Can you use some muscle pain patches or muscle pain jell? You can get OTC. I hope you feel better soon. Take it easy. muahs
We will be friends until we are old and senile,.........then we will be new friends!!
 
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jselleck replied to bpcookie's response:
Yep, been using ice. Like you said, not the same, but doing the job okay. Been having to use frozen french fries because my really nice ice pack doesn't hold a freeze very well. Thank goodness for Aldi's. Luck later today. Talk to ya later.

Jess


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