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I was at a friend’s house recently and noticed that she was taking Vicodin twice a day for several months to help with arm pain. I know that any narcotic used over a prolonged period of time is ...

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I was at a friend’s house recently and noticed that she was taking Vicodin twice a day for several months to help with arm pain. I know that any narcotic used over a prolonged period of time is ...

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I was injured at work. Mri's after 5 mo. show tear in C-6 and focal busal sided partial thickness tear at musculotendinous junction. Disc area at thoracic (above bra strap area) extremly ...

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I was injured at work. Mri's after 5 mo. show tear in C-6 and focal busal sided partial thickness tear at musculotendinous junction. Disc area at thoracic (above bra strap area) extremly ...

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I was at a friend’s house recently and noticed that she was taking Vicodin twice a day for several months to help with arm pain. I know that any narcotic used over a prolonged period of time is ...

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I was injured at work. Mri's after 5 mo. show tear in C-6 and focal busal sided partial thickness tear at musculotendinous junction. Disc area at thoracic (above bra strap area) extremly ...

Reruho commented on Anonymous' post What type of doctors or test to confirm if my dx is Crps-Rsd, leaking disc or spondylosis?

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I was injured at work. Mri's after 5 mo. show tear in C-6 and focal busal sided partial thickness tear at musculotendinous junction. Disc area at thoracic (above bra strap area) extremly ...

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I was at a friend’s house recently and noticed that she was taking Vicodin twice a day for several months to help with arm pain. I know that any narcotic used over a prolonged period of time is ...

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I was at a friend’s house recently and noticed that she was taking Vicodin twice a day for several months to help with arm pain. I know that any narcotic used over a prolonged period of time is ...

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Complex regional pain syndrome, abbreviated as CRPS, is defined by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) as a chronic pain condition that stems from problems with the ...

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Complex regional pain syndrome. Reflex sympathetic dystrophy. Reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome. Sympathetic maintained pain syndrome. Causalgia. These names have all been used at ...

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A U.S. doctor has agreed to plead guilty to health care fraud in connection with faked research on painkillers that was published in medical journals. Anesthesiologist Dr. Scott Reuben, the ...

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I am suffering from biliary dyskinesia or a low function gall bladder. I am trying to get a surgeon to remove it, but he has become reluctant after I told him his exam caused 5 days of pain and ...

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I am suffering from biliary dyskinesia or a low function gall bladder. I am trying to get a surgeon to remove it, but he has become reluctant after I told him his exam caused 5 days of pain and ...

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I am suffering from biliary dyskinesia or a low function gall bladder. I am trying to get a surgeon to remove it, but he has become reluctant after I told him his exam caused 5 days of pain and ...

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I recently was diagnosed with a small stress fracture on the top of one of my feet. It healed relatively quickly, but because I am in menopause, my doctor wants to do a bone scan to see if I am at ...

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I recently was diagnosed with a small stress fracture on the top of one of my feet. It healed relatively quickly, but because I am in menopause, my doctor wants to do a bone scan to see if I am at ...

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My dad had an accident and now he is unable to walk. HE is never going to walk. And am so sad and worried. I feel like my life is ruined. Am only 18 and i feel like this situation will make me be ...

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A feeling of dry eyes can happen at any age. The older we get, the more likely dry eyes become. Tens of millions of Americans have some degree of dry eye symptoms, with nearly half being age 50 ...

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My dad had an accident and now he is unable to walk. HE is never going to walk. And am so sad and worried. I feel like my life is ruined. Am only 18 and i feel like this situation will make me be ...

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Abstract: We propose vitamin D plays a role in mental illness based on the following five reasons: 1. Epidemiological evidence shows an association between reduced sun exposure and mental ...

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It wasn’t too long ago that getting sick meant going to the doctor, listening to your physician tell you what was wrong with you, and then obediently taking your prescription to the pharmacy to be ...

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My question isn't about a single problem or illness, but more about who to talk to. Now we can look things up on the Internet, as well as ask friends, neighbors, or go to a doctor, someone at the ...

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This is about my mom. She is 70 years old, has arthritis, diabetes II, high blood pressure and is overweight. I believe she has gained about 15 or 20 lbs. within the last 6 months, so I would ...

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hi- from May 09 I have lost 21 lbs and gone from a size 16 down to a 12...I thought Yeah for me...I am even on Lipitor 40 mg...I just got my blood work back and my Total chol. is 325... tri is ...

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I recently was diagnosed with a small stress fracture on the top of one of my feet. It healed relatively quickly, but because I am in menopause, my doctor wants to do a bone scan to see if I am at ...

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I was at a friend’s house recently and noticed that she was taking Vicodin twice a day for several months to help with arm pain. I know that any narcotic used over a prolonged period of time is ...

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My question isn't about a single problem or illness, but more about who to talk to. Now we can look things up on the Internet, as well as ask friends, neighbors, or go to a doctor, someone at the ...

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Why are we advised not to sit for prolonged periods of time, especially on long flights? To prevent blood clots ! Being immobilized for long periods of time slows down the blood flow. This ...

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At a time when heart disease is the No. 1 all time hit for women – and not in a good way – it's critical to know all of your risk factors, including a potential blood clotting disorder called ...

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At a time when heart disease is the No. 1 all time hit for women – and not in a good way – it's critical to know all of your risk factors, including a potential blood clotting disorder called ...

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At a time when heart disease is the No. 1 all time hit for women – and not in a good way – it's critical to know all of your risk factors, including a potential blood clotting disorder called ...

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Has anyone gone through menopause 5 years ago or longer and done it completely without any hormonal help at all? I am in my second year of menopause after about five years of perimenopause. I ...

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Has anyone gone through menopause 5 years ago or longer and done it completely without any hormonal help at all? I am in my second year of menopause after about five years of perimenopause. I ...

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