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Forum: General Discussions 16th July 2014, 05:51 PM
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Posted By Angeceilien
turning neck

Hi,

I was wondering if anyone else had the same prob. I find I strugge to turn my head left which is a problem with driving. A also find if I sleep on my back I'm only comfortable if my head is...
Forum: General Discussions 3rd July 2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 198
Posted By Angeceilien
Re: special clothes for deformitys

Hi,


I found it was quite a treasurehunt. Layering can really helped. Finding light waterfall cardigans and beautiful scarves to drape around and camouflage differences. Plain top's with eye...
Forum: General Discussions 1st July 2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 230
Posted By Angeceilien
Re: Upcoming Surgery, so many questions

Hi,
:welcome:

I was 25when I had the surgery so close to your age. They tend to underestimate the correction so that u don't get your hopes up. I had anterior posterior but not loosening and got...
Forum: General Discussions 27th June 2014, 08:20 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 597
Posted By Angeceilien
Re: cold weather

Thank u,that is a good idea-I did buy some overseas for the shoulder trouble but they didn't seem to heat up very well-could be the numbess though. I will try the brand u suggested out.

Ange
Forum: General Discussions 27th June 2014, 03:44 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 597
Posted By Angeceilien
Re: cold weather

I wish there was an on the go solution for this kind of pain. At home I have my hot showers, electric blanket and fan heater. Out there all I have is coffee which is almost like an internal...
Forum: General Discussions 27th June 2014, 07:01 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 597
Posted By Angeceilien
Re: cold weather

Hey curvycat,

I remember those days, sneezing was the worst thing in r he world.

I found before surgery I would have right sides pain burning pain. Now after left sided stabbing.

Theres probably...
Forum: General Discussions 26th June 2014, 05:21 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 597
Posted By Angeceilien
Re: cold weather

I qualified for a rewrite anway. I passed everything else so that is good.

Now just have to find a way to prevent this sort of thing in future.

Ange
Forum: General Discussions 26th June 2014, 10:21 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 692
Posted By Angeceilien
Re: I need further surgery

Hi Mark,

The surgeru recommendation must be quite bittersweet. In a way you want to be fixed in a way more surgery sounds like a nightmare. I can definitely understand what you are saying because I...
Forum: General Discussions 26th June 2014, 07:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 256
Posted By Angeceilien
Re: Curving again?

Hi,


I'm only fused to l1. I have something similar happpen the bottom curve increased after surgery and it seemed to of increased more. Some people say I started to walk witha slight limp. Also...
Forum: General Discussions 24th June 2014, 06:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 361
Posted By Angeceilien
Re: Vertigo post-op?

Hi K,
I'm so sorry your situation sounds alwful. I never had anything as severe as your symptoms but after surgery till now whenever I stand I get dizzy have to wait a minutes for the spots to...
Forum: General Discussions 22nd June 2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 332
Posted By Angeceilien
Re: 2 years later...

So glad you are doing well! Always feels good to read a success story!

Ange
Forum: General Discussions 22nd June 2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 177
Posted By Angeceilien
Re: Packing for Hospital

I also brought alot I didn't need. Basic toiletries and a gown to cover the hospital gown when u go walking. You feel very fuzzy after the anastetic- I couldn't even watch tv.

Bendy straws help if...
Forum: General Discussions 17th June 2014, 12:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 349
Posted By Angeceilien
Re: My latest appt

Hi,

So glad everything is going well! Hope everything keeps getting better.

I'm trying to develope the courage for a follow up. I've no idea y I am so chicken.

Ange
Forum: General Discussions 15th June 2014, 10:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 208
Posted By Angeceilien
Re: soft tissue swelling

I wad saying exactly the same about the recovering from surgery for dummies....there is a definite demand for this book. I found the first three months was a roller coaster of ups and downs in...
Forum: General Discussions 14th June 2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 112
Posted By Angeceilien
Re: tiredness

Hey , I'm actually famous for it. I've gotten so tired that I literally spent most of a weekend asleep.

I really suspect its directly related to my spine. Before surgery I was completely exhausted....
Forum: General Discussions 11th June 2014, 03:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 563
Posted By Angeceilien
Re: Clayton Stiitsel?

I just checked through all the "evidence" against surgery when I first found out and 90percent if what scared me was written by him.
Forum: Kyphosis, Lordosis and Flatback Room 11th June 2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 622
Posted By Angeceilien
Re: Update

Hey,

Again wow to the photos. I wouldn't say stop seeking medical help. I would say to monitor the condition in case it gets worse as you age. Also to keep up the exercise especially for your...
Forum: General Discussions 6th June 2014, 07:06 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 597
Posted By Angeceilien
Re: cold weather

Lol on the masseuse:bump:

Funny enough the full on muscle spasms didn't happen till after I woke up from surgery then they eased up abit and came back with a vengeance these exams.

I have no idea...
Forum: General Discussions 5th June 2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 597
Posted By Angeceilien
Re: cold weather

Bear traps sounds painful:(
Forum: General Discussions 5th June 2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 597
Posted By Angeceilien
Re: cold weather

Hi,

When I wrote the last one it started snowing on the mountain and we were in a huge concrete hall with no heat. It was during the day so i managed to get to the nurse afterwards but she couldn't...
Forum: General Discussions 3rd June 2014, 11:14 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 597
Posted By Angeceilien
Re: cold weather

Thank you, Titch. I'm going to speak to them and I really hope they understand the situation. I've really had a bad week...4x4hours exams within 5days in freezing weather. I've been able to semi...
Forum: General Discussions 1st June 2014, 07:15 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 597
Posted By Angeceilien
Re: cold weather

Hi,

Thanks, at home I use alot of heating things like hot water bottles and electric blankets. The problem is when I'm not home. I just wrote a 4 hour very complicated final exam im cold hard...
Forum: General Discussions 31st May 2014, 08:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 597
Posted By Angeceilien
cold weather

Hi, does anyone else feel worse in cold weather? The minute winter really hit it was like earlier in recover type pain.

Ange
Forum: General Discussions 31st May 2014, 07:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 563
Posted By Angeceilien
Re: Clayton Stiitsel?

I think I found the paper he was referring to

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3864399/

It basically says Harrington rods are comparable to pedicle the newer systems in the sense that...
Forum: General Discussions 31st May 2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 563
Posted By Angeceilien
Re: Clayton Stiitsel?

Hi, very ironically I was googling earlier today and came across the same stuff.
It seems too much like an advertisement.

I did look up the most recent reliable medical research and I couldn't find...
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