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Results of Hip Injection: The Chronic Hip Pain Mystery Continues

I finally found a doctor I like, Dr. Heinrich. As a result of my consultation with Dr. H, we agreed that the next step would be a hip injection with anesthetic to determine whether the hip joint was the source of my chronic hip pain. Consequently, I found myself up at 5:30 am in th...

I finally found a doctor I like, Dr. Heinrich. As a result of my consultation with Dr. H, we agreed that the next st...

Actual MRIs of my right Hip

I Found A Doctor I Actually Like

Quite by happenstance, I got a referral for a hip doctor. Never one to turn down a chance to solve the mystery that is my right hip pain, I immediately made an appointment for a consultation. Anyone who knows me knows my entire being changes when I enter a doctor's examination room. I...

Quite by happenstance, I got a referral for a hip doctor. Never one to turn down a chance to solve the mystery that is ...

Coping With Chronic Pain

An Honest Account about Living with Chronic Pain

When the pain first started I would essentially take a break from life in order to cope with the pain. That was back when the pain came and went. Now, the pain is constantly there. Taking a break from life doesn't really work when the pain is a constant companion. There's still bills ...

When the pain first started I would essentially take a break from life in order to cope with the pain. That was back wh...

The Three Most Frustrating Things When Living With Chronic Pain

Living with chronic pain is, in and of itself, frustrating. And, I am a naturally sarcastic, gallows humor sort of person. The combination of these two characteristics make it so that I'm destined to be high-snark. In recognition of this, I try to dial it down when I realize that I'm doin...

Living with chronic pain is, in and of itself, frustrating. And, I am a naturally sarcastic, gallows humor sort of pers...