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30/365 Sleep

Thursday, January 31, 2013

emoticon This it the hardest thing for me - SLEEP.

I wake up during the night to go to the bathroom - - - so I try not to drink too much after 7 emoticon

I wake up in pain - - - so I been sleeping on the couch (it helps to elevate my legs & back)

I wake up w arm numb - - - I try to use the pillows to hold my neck right

Some nights like last night are really bad. I slept on the couch; on the floor; on the bed; on the love seat and then back onto the floor.

Prayerfully the paperwork is correct and my insurance is being process dont understand why 45 days but @ least the process is started. Then once its all started I can work on getting my follow up test done and see what can be done for the continual pain where I had the spinal fusion and for the nerve issues in my neck.

Well night all and may sleep and I get along tonight emoticon


Member Comments About This Blog Post:
DAISY443 2/1/2013 9:53AM

    I hope you are able to resolve the sleep problems once your insurance kicks in and you get back to regular doctor care!

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BEEJAY49 2/1/2013 4:12AM

    I hope you can get some relief soon. HUGS!

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ONBEACHSIDE 2/1/2013 1:35AM

    Maga, nights suck! That's even what my doc says to me. I try to tell him I have a TV for distraction but he insists that at night it is much harder to keep your mind off the pain. It sounds like you are more like me, thinking a change in the surface will help but with not much luck.

I can't recall, do you still have pain medication or are you just suffering along until the insurance is finally worked out?

emoticon when ever you think you can, since nights give no guarantee.

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PEPPYPATTI 1/31/2013 8:58PM

    Sorry you are having such a rough time! I too am having sleeping problems. Hope you sleep well tonight!

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