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(also known as Bed Rest)
Bedrest as a medical treatment refers to staying in bed day and night as a treatment for an illness or medical condition, especially when prescribed or chosen rather than resulting from severe prostration or imminent death. Even though most patients in hospitals spend most of their time in the hospital beds, bedrest mo... more at Wikipedia

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Condition Members Success
Back Pain
Chronic Pain
Overall, 81% (1730 Members) find Bedrest helpful

Bedrest Reviews

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Working / Worked
I spend most of my time there
Working / Worked
sleeping (when I can) is the only time I am completely at peace. my dreams carry no pain.
Working / Worked
worked some
Working / Worked
No choice in the matter- it's hard to hold my body upright when the fractures are in the Thoracic Spine
Working / Worked
Hurts to much to be confined to a bed
Working / Worked
this is the best medicine for me..
Working / Worked
The lymphedema is in better control when I elevate my legs each day for periods of time. Running errands like grocery shopping are very hard on my lymphedema and I have to keep those to a minimum.
Working / Worked
Takes a while to get comfortable, but it will ease it off after a while.
Working / Worked
have to lay down after ten minutes of activity
Working / Worked
no sitting just lying down so that I can do work but no pressure on my back
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  1. Discussion: bed rest
    How long are you on bed rest for? [More]
  2. Discussion: bed rest
    I'm sorry the killed. I hope you can relax and maybe snooze during your bedrest. I don't really know what the heck bed rest is! [More]
  3. Discussion: Bed Rest??
    I've never had a FET, but I don't know why it would be different than an IVF ET. My RE actually recommends 4 days of bedrest/lying on the couch with ... [More]
  4. Discussion: Bed Rest??
    Ok, so our first fresh IVF cycle failed and we are now gearing up for our FET at the end of this month. For the fresh, my RE had recommended 48 hours ... [More]
  5. Discussion: Scared on Bed Rest...
    Oh - I was never put on bedrest. They don't do that here. [More]