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Tuesday, February 25, 2020

good morning: I have much to feel grateful today. I got a good night sleep. I went to doctor yesterday - she is wonderful. She listened to me. I told her about the pain that wakes me up at night so I do not get good sleep. I told her I do not want any strong pain killer. I want to get into PT again. She gave me a steroid pack for inflammation and muscle relaxer. I got a full night's sleep for the first time in 3 weeks. Found out that Medicare pays for PT. Medicare does not pay for massages. My masseuse was great but every time I went it was $79. I was using GC that DH gave me for Christmas which I have used. So I am getting into PT. I have my first appointment today. I am grateful that I have not gained weight during this process. today is a new day and a bright day for me. Soon I will be in balance again- sciatica pain is no fun! Have a good day!!! emoticon
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  • FRAN0426
    So glad your doctor ordered you some Physical therapy. Hoping for you that it is the thing to help with your sciatica.
    32 days ago
  • 1BLAZER282005
    Glad you are feeling better today 😊
    32 days ago
  • RCLYKE
    Glad to hear things are getting better for you
    32 days ago
  • MILLER-S
    I'm so happy you got help and a good night's sleep. Steroid packs are great for inflammation and pain relief. When I go to PT, the therapist usually does do some massage along with having me do exercises. I hope you continue to feel better and better!!
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    32 days ago
  • 1CRAZYDOG
    Glad you have the PT referral. Hope that it helps!

    HUGS and feel better AND glad it's a good day for you
    32 days ago
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