FLaddict's MedHelp Blogs http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/182493 Medical communities and forums staffed by doctors from leading medical centers. Over 325 forums and communities providing medical information and medical help. en I have posted here over 6,000 times!!!! Thats scary... I decided to see how far the post history in my profile went back.. it goes all the wa FLaddict Sun, 06 Apr 2008 20:01:21 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/8257/I-have-posted-here-over-6-000-times http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/8257/I-have-posted-here-over-6-000-times Surgery postponed, getting injections in back first. The surgery to remove the cyst in my wrist is going on the back burner for now. My rheum doc referred FLaddict Mon, 31 Mar 2008 15:31:33 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/7793/Surgery-postponed--getting-injections-in-back-first http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/7793/Surgery-postponed--getting-injections-in-back-first More personal journal entry I am approaching 9 months off of pain pills and anxiety meds. My clean date is the 15th. This forum h FLaddict Thu, 13 Mar 2008 12:57:27 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/6424/More-personal-journal-entry http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/6424/More-personal-journal-entry Journal Disclaimer All of the entrys here except the one about Amino Acids, were articles I have found online. I do not FLaddict Fri, 30 Nov 2007 22:59:42 -0600 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/1278/Journal-Disclaimer http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/1278/Journal-Disclaimer What behaviors increase addiction and how to taper. Time for some technical talk... One of the things which increases "dependence" is a spike in drug blo FLaddict Mon, 19 Nov 2007 12:05:55 -0600 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/999/What-behaviors-increase-addiction-and-how-to-taper http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/999/What-behaviors-increase-addiction-and-how-to-taper PAWS Part 3 Spirituality Spirituality can be defined as "an active relationship with a power greater than your FLaddict Wed, 14 Nov 2007 23:29:27 -0600 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/908/PAWS-Part-3 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/908/PAWS-Part-3 PAWS Part 2 PATTERNS OF POST ACUTE WITHDRAWAL Post-acute withdrawal symptoms are not the same in everyone. The FLaddict Wed, 14 Nov 2007 23:28:40 -0600 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/907/PAWS--Part-2 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/907/PAWS--Part-2 PAWS Part 1 Post Acute Withdrawl (PAW) Exerpted From "Staying Sober" By: Terence T. Gorski with additions FLaddict Wed, 14 Nov 2007 23:27:46 -0600 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/906/PAWS-Part-1 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/906/PAWS-Part-1 Info on Fibromyalgia and cold and flu season For patients with Fibromyalgia or ME/CFS, catching a cold is fraught with dire risks. Consequences ca FLaddict Fri, 02 Nov 2007 23:11:40 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/601/Info-on-Fibromyalgia-and-cold-and-flu-season http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/601/Info-on-Fibromyalgia-and-cold-and-flu-season Nutrition and Opiate Withdrawals Methadone/Opiate withdrawal Dr. David Arneson NMD ***@**** ‘There is no free lunch' I believe FLaddict Fri, 02 Nov 2007 23:09:40 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/600/Nutrition-and-Opiate-Withdrawals http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/600/Nutrition-and-Opiate-Withdrawals Amino Acids and Recovery Most of this program is from the book END YOUR ADDICTION NOW.. the doctor who wrote it ran a treatmen FLaddict Fri, 02 Nov 2007 22:55:21 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/598/Amino-Acids-and-Recovery http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/598/Amino-Acids-and-Recovery Suboxone/Subutex FAQ (what your doc won't tell you about sub therapy) Certainly not everyone agrees that suboxone is a viable alternative to full agonist opiates such as o FLaddict Fri, 02 Nov 2007 22:54:12 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/597/Suboxone-Subutex-FAQ-what-your-doc-wont-tell-you-about-sub-therapy http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/597/Suboxone-Subutex-FAQ-what-your-doc-wont-tell-you-about-sub-therapy