Chronic pelvic pain patients are a tough bunch. We have to be. We’ve endured pain, frustration and loss in just about every area of our lives, from jobs to relationships. We’ve spent endless hours waiting in countless doctor’s offices for an uncer…
Do the research before trying a pain pump
Waaahhh. Bladder infection. UTI. Whatever. I wasn’t sure whether it was a really BAD flare or an actual bladder infection. But there has been a forest fire in my lower […]
This was originally posted on the forum of http://www.pudendalhope.org. I was responding to someone who was asking how I overcame my fear of the pain pump and the risks involved…. How did I overcome […]
I just posted the following message on the IC-Network forum. www.ic-network.com I am hoping to educate other sufferers with IC and/or PNE about pain pumps, as I have discovered that […]
Pain pump only as good as the medications in it I have been researching and learning about this as I go along. On the National Institutes of Health (NIH) website […]
It’s time to talk about the days that aren’t so good. FLARES. UGH. Most of the time my pain is manageable, but sometimes I do have “breakthrough pain.” For me, this usually means […]
IMPORTANT DISCLAIMER: I am not a medical doctor. The ideas, opinions and observations expressed in this blog are based on personal experience.