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'Doctor-Shopping' for Painkillers Common After Broken-Bone Surgery, Study Finds

By Randy Dotinga
HealthDay Reporter

FRIDAY, Aug. 29, 2014 (HealthDay News) — About one in five patients operated on for broken bones or other orthopedic trauma shops around for additional painkillers after surgery, a new study finds. 636 more words

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At Central Florida Pain Management we know that
the chronic pain cycle can be exhausting, depressing,
and prevent those suffering from participating in their own lives. 54 more words

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chronic illness makes you forgotten....

 I’m sad today


long-term illness becomes stale

lack of going out becomes assumed

a lot of people assume surgery is cure

there IS no cure… 231 more words


Rough day

Rough day. Rough evening.

Crohnie tummy started acting up right after lunch. The pain at times was excruciating. I had to go home and work the rest of the day from home. 277 more words


A Birthday Post

Greetings and Felicitations with All Due Joviality in Observance of My Cyclical Natal Saturnalia!


Living with Chronic Pain and Severe Depression as I do, I think sometimes it warps our sense of time… whenever I hear someone say, “Time flies when you’re having fun…”, I usually quip, “I’ve found that time flies whether you’re having fun or not. 546 more words

Chronic Pain


This week I quite literally climbed a mountain! Not only that, we made fairly good time.

Three months ago, I would have told you that was impossible for me. 379 more words

The Thief Has Returned

The thief has once again arrived and is attempting to steal my soul. All I can take solace in at the moment is I know I am not alone. 1,046 more words