When is Pain an Emergency?
How do you know when increased pain warrants emergency attention? How do you arrive at the decision to go to the ER? I've had terrible experiences in the past, which I posted about here a few years ago. Now I find myself in the same situation... with the same snapping hip problem... not knowing what to do. Pain hit 9/10 on Tuesday and has stayed there since. Extreme loss of function... not able to bear weight. Sleeping 2-3 hours a night ar most. Appetite gone. Concentration gone. Not able to bathe or put on socks/shoes.
Appointment with PCP on 7/20, no clue how to survive until then.
My boss sent home from work today because of my pain. Or, more accurately, my inability to mask my pain level. It's been off the charts lately and it shows on my face. I was practically in tears after making the long climb down the hill to my office, and a few of my colleagues noticed and said something to my boss. I was supposed to go represent my agency at a state-level meeting today, but was...
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Hi,A little more then 3 weeks ago, I messed up and had a beer. But then again, half way through a 25oz can, I stopped and threw the rest of the can down the drain. Since that moment, I haven't had a single beer. Almost a month for me now