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Can anyone tell me what they did to cope with pain?

By Anonymous January 8, 2015 - 7:43pm
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I had surgery 11 days ago and was doing very well,but a few nights ago my 13 lb.dog jumped on my lower left side.She did it again a couple of nights later. Now I haveto take more pain pills than before the dog attacks, and I have real pain. I'm sitting very quietly and hoping I will be back to where I was soon. I've talked to my doctor's office twice about this, but I'm wondering if you have any other suggestions for me. Has anyone else had a problem similar to this?

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Thanks for replying to me. I will try the warm pack. I also thought about ice, but I will try the warm first. Last night I took two pain pills. Four hours later I took one more to try to get the pain under controll. It's hard to accept this set back because I was doing great.

January 9, 2015 - 10:50am
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