Lots Of Medical Telephone Appointments This Week

Lots Of Medical Telephone Appointments This Week

First a few updates on things. My sciatica type pain has got worse. The amitriptyline that was for the sciatica and migraines seems to have stopped working. More migraines and worst sciatica pain yet. If it is sciatica that is. Still not sure it is sciatica but who knows as no one does tests or … Read more

NICE Barbaric Chronic Pain Guidelines Published

NICE Barbaric Chronic Pain Guidelines Published

Remember last year I was urging you to contact NICE about the draft chronic pain guidelines?Here, here and here are the postsWell they published them now and they are pretty much the same! These are the guidelines the give to all doctors. No painkillers of any kind for chronic pain! None!No tens or other electrical … Read more

Autoimmune Struggles

Autoimmune Struggles

After getting four positive autoimmune tests and seeing as the rheumatologist isn’t any help and my doctor said to me that he doesn’t know about autoimmune issues, I am now stuck as he won’t refer me to an immunologist. I have had chronic pain and chronic fatigue for decades now, but they both got severely … Read more

Rheumatology Appointment Was Dreadful

Rheumatology Appointment Was Dreadful

Well my Rheumatology at the hospital was a waste of time and pretty dreadful! As you may know I have chronic pain and chronic fatigue, both of which got much worse in the last 3 years to the point I was bedbound without the strongest pain medication.It dramatically got worse very quickly. The fact they … Read more

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