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Wednesday, August 10, 2016

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My husband is in chronic pain. He does not drink and has never abused drugs. He does not sleep, no longer goes anywhere but to doctors appointments. He is treated by caregivers as "an addict". His pain is dismissed. My husband is bent over now and can only walk a few steps. He has daily migraines, kidney stones and has numerous health problems. He is given an injection in his hip 3 or 4 times a year which helps some.
I am home with him so I know he does not sleep or go out. His last back surgery put titanium in his back. All I know is that after the surgery when he was briefly on pain medication he could stand straight. I would love him to have narcotics so that he can have a life and function. He uses EFT to help and has a d.a.v.i.d. Device that moderates brain waves to a more relaxed state. The medical field has failed him. I read about how mindfulness helps but no one has offered that. I read about surgery to insert a machine to help with pain polyvagal stimulation? I believe the wealthy get help and the impoverished are kept suffering.

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