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Posted by Lynne Z
on June 15, 2000 at 21:13:05:
In Reply to: spondylolthesis posted by Leah on June 04, 2000 at 23:52:53:
: Please desperate to find answers. It seems so many of us are looking for the same answers.
: What can help stop or releive the pain?
: Am I able to have another child with this condition?I have a two and a half year old.
: I never knew I had this until last summer when I was in a car accident which aggrivated it.
: I am only able to work part - time and find it hard to do much when I get home. Some things are
: hard to wait to do with a two and a half year old.
: With sex it aggrivates my back. Can sex cause the vertibrates to slip more??
: If you can give some advice I would really appreciate it. Especially those who have children.
: Thankyou..Email me at Joshua2@intergate.bc.ca
I'VE HAD THIS DISORDER SINCE NOVEMBER OF 99
THE PAIN IS GETTING WORSE AND THE DOCTORS KEEP GIVING ME ANTI IMFLAMTORIES
ALSO HAD INJECTIONS IN BACK AND THEY DIDN'T HELP ME JUST MADE IT WORST .
I HAVE 3 CHILDREN A BOY 15 AND A BOY 5 AND 1GIRL 2IN A HALF.ITS HARD WHEN YOU CAN'T PICK UP YOUR CHILDREN AND OR TRY CLEANING YOUR HOUSE
I CAN'T WORK I WAS TOLD I 'M NEVER GOING BACK TO MY JOB .I'M SO TRIED OF THE MEDICINE
NEVER DO THEY GIVE ANY PAIN MEDICINE LAST MONTH I WENT TO MY FAMILY DOCTOR AND TOLD HER I NEED
SOMETHING FOR PAIN IT HURTS TO MUCH,
SHE GAVE ME CODINE #3IT HELPS ALITTLE BIT NOT MUCH BUT EVERY LITTLE BIT HELPS ,
I HAVEN'T SEEN THE SURGEON FOR 4 MONTHS AND I HAD 2 MAKE AN APPOINTMENT
I SEE HIM ON JULY 3DR HE TOLD ME LAST TIME THAT IF THE PAIN GETS 2 BAD HE
MAY CONSIDER DOING SURGERY BUT HES TRYING TO AVOID DOING THE SURGERY BECAUSE I'M SO
YOUNG .I'M 35 YEARS OLD .AND HAVING ANOTHER CHILD IS OUT OF THE QUSTION I HAD ASKED WHEN I SEEN HIM LAST TIME
IF I WAS TO GET PREGANT AGAIN I WOULD BE LAID UP IN BED .
SO I CAN'T HAVE ANYMORE CHILDREN/.
I FOUND THIS TO WORK 4 ME I HAVE MY HUSBAND RUB MY SPINE WITH BENGAY
FOR ABOUT AN HALF HOUR AND THEN I LAY ON A HEATING PAD AND THE NEXT DAY I NOTICE THE DIFFERECE
THE PAIN IS VERY MILD.THE MEDICATION I TAKE NOW IS RELAFEN.IT DOESN'T HELP FOR NOTHING .I KEEP TELLING MY DOCTOR I NEED SOMETHING FOR PAIN THE
THE PAIN IS GETTING TO STRONG FOR ME
I HOPE I WAS A LITTLE HELP/