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Topics for this forum are spinal stenosis, tethered cord, Occulta tethered cord, bulging disks, and scoliosis, spinal cord injuries and or damage and anything that affects the spinal cord and treatments.
Most of all this forum is for support, If you need to talk, a lot of us check these boards daily or at least several times a week post your question and please be patient.
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HEALTH PAGES- each forum has health pages with info on the condition/conditions related to the forum.These pages are located on the bottom of the screen, scroll down.You may add to/update the health pages to share info.
HOME PAGE- shows all recent activity of ur medhelp friends and ur current PM( private message or notes received from medhelp friends)
PROFILE PAGE- Using the toolbar on the top header click on my medhelp you can type in a mood and change it as your mood changes, change your profile as needed which gives other medhelp members the ability to learn more about you and the reasons you are here. Also info on where you live, city and state or just general location...pics-you can post for public viewing or to members you've invited/accepted as a friend.
There are additional tabs for baby pages, recording medicines ect.
JOURNAL- This tool is where you can keep all your feelings you can post for public viewing or to members you've invited/accepted as a friend.
HEALTH TRACKERS- found on profile page to help keep records you can e-mail directly to your dr. or print and take along on dr visits.
SHORTCUTS- found in the toolbar in the header allows you to move from one forum to another without returning to "home" or profile page.
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