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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

Treatment Success Rate

Top 5 Communities
Condition Members Success
Back Pain
Chronic Pain
Overall, 81% (1730 Members) find Bedrest helpful

Bedrest Reviews

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Helps when the pain gets really bad and movement hurts. Laying on my side or stomach takes the pressure off my back and helps.
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it's cool when you have no other choice but still you have to get up and move once pain subsides
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I have 3 spinal injuries, a cyst on my sciatic nerve, sacriliitis, and spinal stenosis. I could not walk nor even roll out of bed. I took a double dose pack of oral steroids and found a chiropractor that I have been going to 2 to 3 times per week for the past 6 months. Best thing that has happened to me in a very long time!
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Works for awhile as needed
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It works while I am laying there, but I feel I get weaker when I do have to get up. I can't stay in bed all day cause there are thinngs I have to do.
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Sometimes it works, but I have kids so I don't get to rest very often. After surgeries it was neccessary.
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Only short periods of time
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The Best
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It worked but who wants to spend their life in bed!
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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]