OMG, Pani-ke, I am near Nashville!!!!
Lyn, I grew up near Buffalo, NY and used to make weekend trips to the St. Catherines area of Canada near Niagra Falls, so I can actually hear the EH when you type it!!! Oohh, and oot (out) and aboot (about)!!!
Panike my daughters boyfriend receives disability from mental illness...he was overdosed as a young child on anti-seizure medication because the pharmacist filled it wrong (instead of 0.25 mg it was filled for 25 mg) and he was hospitalized for quite a long time and almost died. He said he was put on the "fast track" for disability, which I guess means they bypassed all of the usual denials and court stuff.
cervical fusion 2006, with great result
L4-5 surgery with cages, plates, and screws in 2005, I have continued pain
MEDS: Fentanyl patch, Norco, Celexa, trazodone, and Parafon Forte
To handle yourself, use your head...to handle others, use your heart
I'm going to smile like nothing is wrong, act like everything is perfect, and pretend its not hurting me.