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Kaleko Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Mar-24-09 09:39 PM
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15. You sound like a wonderful brother, Mike.
What a relief it must be for your whole family...

Best of luck to y'all.
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  -"The Pain is in Your Head." For those of you who live in pain, especially when no one Mike 03  Mar-24-09 08:44 PM   #0 
  - That is WONDERFUL news. What a tremendous relief  annabanana   Mar-24-09 08:50 PM   #1 
  - Today was awesome.  Mike 03   Mar-24-09 09:22 PM   #9 
  - Apparently my pain and my mental health issues are both in my head  shadowknows69   Mar-24-09 08:53 PM   #2 
  - There's no such thing as imaginary pain, I think.  knitter4democracy   Mar-24-09 09:49 PM   #18 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Mar-24-09 09:03 PM   #3 
  - Yup. Your whole existence starts to revolve around the pain.  Systematic Chaos   Mar-24-09 09:09 PM   #5 
  - i have the opposite problem about bedtime...  dysfunctional press   Mar-24-09 09:26 PM   #12 
  - You are wise and aware nt  PufPuf23   Mar-24-09 10:43 PM   # 
  - You are wise and aware nt  PufPuf23   Mar-24-09 10:43 PM   #22 
  - *delete* wrong spot  JTFrog   Mar-25-09 07:19 AM   #30 
  - Welcome to DU, pJosefsson  Lars39   Mar-24-09 09:10 PM   #7 
  - Proud to put this one on the Greatest Page.  Systematic Chaos   Mar-24-09 09:04 PM   #4 
  - Thank you.  Mike 03   Mar-24-09 09:25 PM   #10 
     - You have shared a lot of yourself here.  annabanana   Mar-24-09 09:43 PM   #16 
  - Thank you so much for sharing that story  Frank Cannon   Mar-24-09 09:09 PM   #6 
  - I didn't realize so many of us live our lives in pain  Wiley50   Mar-24-09 09:21 PM   #8 
  - Your sister has to be happy to finally be diagnosed and have an end to the pain in sight!  csziggy   Mar-24-09 09:26 PM   #11 
  - Thank you Mike.  rwheeler31   Mar-24-09 09:29 PM   #13 
  - I'm happy for your sister that there is  ohheckyeah   Mar-24-09 09:30 PM   #14 
  - You sound like a wonderful brother, Mike.  Kaleko   Mar-24-09 09:39 PM   #15 
  - May she truly be pain-free from now on! I am after ten years of hell.  knitter4democracy   Mar-24-09 09:48 PM   #17 
  - my gosh, you've been through a lot  renate   Mar-25-09 03:35 PM   #48 
  - Things are a lot easier without him in the house.  knitter4democracy   Mar-25-09 11:22 PM   #67 
  - oh my!  dana_b   Mar-25-09 05:07 PM   #56 
     - I'm just hoping the bladder thing isn't what everyone thinks it is.  knitter4democracy   Mar-25-09 11:26 PM   #68 
  - I am so happy for you, and for your sister...  CoffeeCat   Mar-24-09 09:59 PM   #19 
  - I hope your sister gets relief from this, I spent years with an ankle problem and finally had a bone  buzzard   Mar-24-09 10:22 PM   #20 
  - I wish your sister the very best...  Hubert Flottz   Mar-24-09 10:23 PM   #21 
  - Great news! Very happy for your sister and you, your family  havocmom   Mar-24-09 10:44 PM   #23 
  - Your compassion is so touching  libodem   Mar-24-09 10:45 PM   #24 
  - Bravo for your sister! She is very brave to go against the  mykpart   Mar-24-09 11:41 PM   #25 
  - I deal with a lot of people who have chronic pain, and I do not think  SeattleGirl   Mar-24-09 11:42 PM   #26 
  - She's lucky to have you!  madamesilverspurs   Mar-25-09 12:01 AM   #27 
  - Good News - I Am Glad That She Found Her Personal "House"  lostnotforgotten   Mar-25-09 04:04 AM   #28 
  - Joy for your sister  Bluenorthwest   Mar-25-09 06:58 AM   #29 
  - I think where you live plays a big part. I live in Indianapolis, home of Big Pharma.  JTFrog   Mar-25-09 07:53 AM   #31 
  - Another Life with Wasted Years Due To Incompetent Doctors  we can do it   Mar-25-09 07:54 AM   #32 
  - Tell me about it.  GoCubsGo   Mar-25-09 08:18 AM   #36 
     - I Hope Both Recover Fully and Make Up Some Lost Time  we can do it   Mar-25-09 03:28 PM   #47 
  - thankyou for posting  Maine-ah   Mar-25-09 08:04 AM   #33 
  - as a chronic pain person, i completely get it. i'm so happy for your sister.  nashville_brook   Mar-25-09 08:06 AM   #34 
  - YOU ARE SO RIGHT!!! In 1991 I had amazing pain from my head  acmavm   Mar-25-09 08:15 AM   #35 
  - Good for her! But . .  nichomachus   Mar-25-09 08:24 AM   #37 
  - So good of you to stay with your friend,until he was better.  elleng   Mar-26-09 10:15 AM   #70 
  - I am so happy for your sister!  Stargazer09   Mar-25-09 08:45 AM   #38 
  - Congrats  BoneDaddy   Mar-25-09 09:08 AM   #39 
  - Another reminder  madamesilverspurs   Mar-25-09 09:38 AM   #40 
  - Wonderful for your sister  supernova   Mar-25-09 09:48 AM   #41 
  - I'm glad she never stopped fighting for a cause to her pain! I know what she went through  RubyDuby in GA   Mar-25-09 10:41 AM   #42 
  - Long Time Fibromyalgia Sufferer Here, So I Can More Than Relate. Great News About Your Sis And I  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Mar-25-09 10:48 AM   #43 
  - What a nice and thoughtful brother she has.  Laurab   Mar-25-09 10:48 AM   #44 
  - That brought tears to my eyes. Happy for and your family. Question---  Matariki   Mar-25-09 10:53 AM   #45 
  - Moral of this story: Keep trying  Lydia Leftcoast   Mar-25-09 10:59 AM   #46 
  - I'm glad she finally found out the problem.  TZ   Mar-25-09 03:44 PM   #49 
  - When I lived in Europe, every baby was x-rayed (at least my babies were)  JDPriestly   Mar-25-09 04:13 PM   #50 
  - Pain is often called the fifth vital sign.  midnight   Mar-25-09 04:23 PM   #51 
  - Thank you, Mike!  pacalo   Mar-25-09 04:29 PM   #52 
  - 1 in 20 girl babies are born with one or two subluxated hips. 1 in 200 boy babies.  Hamlette   Mar-25-09 04:44 PM   #53 
  - I'm so glad for your sister and this made me tear up  dana_b   Mar-25-09 05:01 PM   #54 
  - My mom spent most of her adult years like that -  JerseygirlCT   Mar-25-09 05:05 PM   #55 
  - I thought you were my aunt for a second!  kckc   Mar-25-09 05:23 PM   #57 
  - Wonderful story, Thank you from a chronic pain sufferer.  bkkyosemite   Mar-25-09 05:24 PM   #58 
  - Great News!  rasputin1952   Mar-25-09 06:05 PM   #59 
  - Thanks from another chronic pain sufferer.  OnionPatch   Mar-25-09 07:27 PM   #60 
  - Chronic pain is no joke. It brought me dangerously close to suicide a little over a year ago.  NM Independent   Mar-25-09 07:29 PM   #61 
  - Suffering from fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome  sierraok   Mar-25-09 07:31 PM   #62 
  - I was going to teach a seminar on fibro pain this weekend  catrose   Mar-25-09 09:28 PM   #63 
  - I Am Glad Your Sister Was Finally Diagnosed Properly.  Oldtimeralso   Mar-25-09 10:25 PM   #64 
  - I'm amazed that a Mayo doctor found the problem  silverojo   Mar-25-09 11:02 PM   #65 
  - My husband experienced something similar...  Contrary1   Mar-25-09 11:19 PM   #66 
  - Been there, done that (for my folks)  elleng   Mar-26-09 10:56 AM   #71 
  - Bookmarking this thread  Control-Z   Mar-25-09 11:46 PM   #69 
  - My Mom went through something similar with headaches  BuelahWitch   Mar-26-09 11:03 AM   #72 
  - After 17 years, I have no fight left in me, and no hope whatsoever  Pathwalker   Mar-26-09 11:42 AM   #73 

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