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11 1 3 hours ago
My husband who has afib heart problems but is on meds for it a long time earlier today got a pain Very Sharpin his left Collar bone right on The bone when you would Press it he would whence in pain I gave him 2 tylenol And rubbed it with Muscle rub he said he did not lift Anything to get the pain...
10 1 3 hours ago
i have a pain in the middle of my back year ago i had a black head and my husband always try to take it out but one day became a big and hard bump the when i was fasting for 21 days, one day exploted during i was sleepin since that day i dont have nothing there but i feel like a knife at there i...
8 1 3 days ago
Lately I get twinges of dull pain beneath scalp that are about a 2 in pain that get my attention Upper right back side of my head, it is really weird . I dont get dizziness, or any lightheadedness. My vision is fine. It somewhat is nerve pain I suspect? But with a family history of alzheimers it...
9 1 3 days ago
yes, hope you can help. I m desperate. I have chronic pain. I moved to Portland from FL 2 yrs ago. I finally got a wonderful dr. in NH for past year. Problem is that I have Mainecare and I was paying cash for appt and meds Also Janice wanted me to try shots in back. I scheduled appts with spine...
11 1 3 days ago
Laying in my back chest hurts hard to neath. At the same time hard to swallow and fed like there is flem or something in my throat. I want to cough. When I sur back up I can t clear my throat and my it s like my esophagus hurts going down into my sturnum. Pain right at my nubrial notch....
10 1 3 days ago
Hi! i am suffering from ulcerative colatis since nov-11 and got flare in Jun-12 and May-14. Currently on medication of Mesacol 800mg (3times a day) and Azuran 50mg once a day. I am having lower abdomen pain for last 4 months and lost 12 kgs appx and got investigated for Appendix, TB, Gyno...
10 1 4 days ago
For weeks my left upper arm has been aching. It has become weak because of pain. I have not had an injury. Tonight the area from my elbow up, about 5 or 6 inches, is completely bruised. I don t know why and don t know if I should go to urgent care. Any ideas?
12 1 Thu, 7 Mar 2019
I have been poorly for 5 years now without any real diagnosis, except high bp. Extreme lack of energy, joint pain and worst of all headaches, brain fog and neck/shoulder pain. 10 months ago I was diagnosed with haemochromotosis (ferritin 900) and began weekly blood letting to lower it. Since 5...
2 1 Wed, 6 Mar 2019
because of intense pain I had lumbar fusion surgery of the 234 disc in sept 2015.THE DR TOLD ME HE COULD ONLY DEAL WITH 40 PERCENT OF MY PAIN. THAT WAS ABOUT RIGHT. IN JULY 2016 I HAD A TUMMY TUCK AND BREAST REDUCTUION TO LESSON THE STRESS ON MY BACK. AFTER THE SURGERY I HAD AN OPEN WOUND THAT...
7 1 Tue, 5 Mar 2019
My gallbladder was removed about 20 years ago. I know have right upper quadrant pain moderate radiating out my back My doctor is out of town. Approximately 3 days of pain unrelieved by antacids. Do not feel it is a reflux acid problem, but could be. Thank you
6 1 Tue, 5 Mar 2019
I m having a squeezing type pain that feels as if it is rolling from the right side of my upper abdomen to the left side. It started around a week and a half ago. I can t hardly eat because of it. I have a hiatel hernia. I have also had a total hyster with a bowel resection in 2009 due to...
8 1 Tue, 5 Mar 2019
I am 62 yrs young, 5ft 4 inches tall & weigh approx. 240 I have very painful Bursitis in my hip. What causes bursitis? It feels like where the hip bone meets the leg bone down deep inside there is a sharp constant pain. I cannot sit on anything hard, I usually sit on a pillow, it hurst when I...
11 1 Tue, 5 Mar 2019
I have severe shoulder pain and an appt scheduled 3/31; i had an xray sat that did not show anything; i got Etodolac and Tramadol but cannot get rid of the pain or find a comfortable position. would you recommend an ice pack? is there anything else I can try while waiting for the appointment
15 1 Tue, 5 Mar 2019
Im 19 and have a history of precordial catch syndrome but it usually lasts only minutes and it comes whenever i last a few days without excercising i run 2 to 3 times a week i rested 4 days due to leg injury and it suddenly came and now i ve had it for 2 hours and it just hurts when i exhale what...
7 1 Tue, 26 Feb 2019
I have had a SLAP repair and manual manipulation to my left should with no pain relief. The pain starts on the back side of my shoulder and travels down to the middle of my upper arm. Since the SLAP repair my ROM has decreaed and moving it in certain directions kills me. Today I pulled myself up...
10 1 Mon, 25 Feb 2019
Hello! I pulled my shredder down off the shelf and it hit on the right side of my head and neck a few weeks ago. It really hurt so I sat with ice only for about 15 minutes. A day after I did it, when I would touch the top of my head, it felt cool inside, like fluid? I thought maybe it was just...
11 1 Tue, 19 Feb 2019
Ive had swelling in my both are mostly left one for a long time have been to drs for years on Tuesday the dr said weve tried lits of meds no relief she said theres nothing else to be down chalked it up as chronic pain syndrome and a compressed nerves neuropathy before i wad offered a nerve block...
2 1 Mon, 18 Feb 2019
I am 12 wk post Laminotomy at L5S1 with little pain relief. I had a MRI done 2 days ago which reports RT L5 new scar tissue encasing the exiting rt L5 nerve in the neural foramen and rt S1 nerve root in the lateral recess.. I have been in physical therapy for 6 wks now with no pain relief
7 1 Mon, 18 Feb 2019
Hi i had cold and flu last month i took antibiotics after 3 days or so i was fine.During cold and flu i feel pain in my chest ,collerbone and shoulders.Now the cold is gone but pain us still there,when i sneeze or cough i feel horrible pain in my upper body bones.i have taken pain killers aswell...
9 1 Mon, 18 Feb 2019
Yes! I played football from age 8 until the end of highschool. I am now almost 27. I never had a major injury but over the years my knees, lower back, and even ankles have progressively hurt worse and worse, especially my knees and back. I do landscaping work so it s always hard on my body. I...