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Diabetic Neuropothy

Diabetic Neuropothy

Anyone deal with the pain and needles in the feet from diabetic neuropathy?what helps with this other than ice?

A MySpondylitisTeam Member said:

I'm gonna be home about a week, got in and diesel pouring out the back of the motor, i ran the dogshit out of it, now it wants pampered. Im gonna turn… read more

posted 12 days ago

Celebrex

Celebrex

I am on Celebrex and retain a lot of fluid. Is there anything I can to stop retaining fluid?

A MySpondylitisTeam Member said:

Please call your doctor I don’t kno how much fluid your retaining but check with your provider about fluid please.

posted 24 days ago

Had Anyone Had The Nerve Block For The Back ?

Had Anyone Had The Nerve Block For The Back ?

A MySpondylitisTeam Member said:

Yes. I have had several over the years and for the most part they have helped or at least decreased the pain or postponed surgery. It is important to… read more

posted 3 days ago

Lifting, Pushing, And Pulling Again With A Newly Newly Diagnosis Spondylosis Scoliosis And Sciatic Nerve Is Problems This Year

Lifting, Pushing, And Pulling Again With A Newly Newly Diagnosis Spondylosis Scoliosis And Sciatic Nerve Is Problems This Year

Earlier this year in May earlier this year in May I was diagnosed what's the scoliosis spondylosis and sciatic nerve of. It has been very painful hard to walk without falling can't sit or stand for long periods of time. Earlier this year in May I was diagnosed with scoliosis, spondylosis, and sciatic nerve. It has been very painful hard to walk without falling can’t sit or stand for long… read more

A MySpondylitisTeam Member said:

Depomedrol is a steroid like prednisone. Steroids reduce inflammation and ease pain. I had 8 different steroidal blocks . I have Spondylosis,… read more

edited, originally posted 24 days ago

Anyone Who Has AS And Gastrointestinal Manifestations, What Are Your Symptoms? AND, How Do You Manage Your Symptoms?

Anyone Who Has AS And Gastrointestinal Manifestations, What Are Your Symptoms? AND, How Do You Manage Your Symptoms?

I am a 26 yr old female who was diagnosed with AS in February earlier this year. Though like most, I have experienced symptoms since I was 16 yrs old. When I was 21, I began experiencing full blown GI attacks that presented it self similar to Crohn's Disease symptoms. The flares have evolved since that time, occuring 1 to 2 times per year at 4 weeks at a time in addition to constipation and bloating.… read more

A MySpondylitisTeam Member said:

I have AS and have dealt with IBS to the point of surgery. My problem began with stomach issues when I was young. Now it’s neck and back at 53. Been in… read more

posted about 1 month ago

Stiffness In Lower Back N Hip Area Is Very Common W Me

Stiffness In Lower Back N Hip Area Is Very Common W Me

Any medications or treatment suggested?

A MySpondylitisTeam Member said:

I too had cortisone injections from 2000 and on. Shots used to last about 6 months, now fast forward and every year the “pain free “ time lessens every… read more

posted 30 days ago

Who's Had Spinal Surgery? How Many And What Was The Outcome?

Who's Had Spinal Surgery? How Many And What Was The Outcome?

A MySpondylitisTeam Member said:

Had L1-S4 fusion in 2015,didnt help at all becsuse it wasnt where my pain was coming from,it hurt there but wasnt the problem causer...fast forward to… read more

posted 26 days ago

Shoulder Pain

Shoulder Pain

I have the worst shoulder pain it even keeps me up at night so needless to say I'm always exhausted and fatigued from the pain and lack of sleep I've been getting shots in my shoulder but it doesn't seem to do a whole lot for to long any suggestions oh and I also have multiple schlorosis on top of it.

A MySpondylitisTeam Member said:

Orthopedic doc said not to use heat after pain gel /cream or patches. Apparently you can burn your skin.
Hugs for all

posted 22 days ago
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