We have to try different pain meds with other meds to find out what works best. If ice helps, use it. If heat (dry or moist) helps, use it...be careful not to burn yourself. Also, a Tens Unit helps some people.
Take care and God Bless.
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From: "IAS Admin (Tracy)" <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: "Multiple recipients of list ADHESIONS" <email@example.com> Sent: Wednesday, September 02, 2009 6:13 AM Subject: I Never Thought This Would Happen
> Sender: firstname.lastname@example.org (Alta)
> Subject: I Never Thought This Would Happen
> Hi All,
> Today is a very low day for me. The toll of adhesions and what it has
> done to my life has taken a toll on my husband and marriage. Once again
> he belittled me because I am sick. He yelled at me for seeing the
> doctor, taking medication and moving very slowly. He tells me I am a
> bad mother because I don't move around as much as a normal person. He
> is threatening to take my daughter away from me. He is also mad because
> I cannot function as a normal woman. He tells me I am better off
> leaving him and our daughter so I don't bring him down anymore.
> You may ask why I stay with him? I haven't worked in over 8 years and I
> have no money. He also has the medical insurance and will cut me off. I
> don't know what to do anymore.
> I do not abuse my meds. I take them as written. Most of the time I do
> more than I should. I try to make my husband happy.
> I'm sorry to be such a downer. I just don't know who else to vent this
> All my best to everyone.