I would also like to Wecome you to Healing Well Chronic Pain Forum. It sure sounds like you have had quite a time of it! I think you will find that there are allot of us in the Nursing Profession here on this forum. Many on disability and long term suffers of chronic pain. You definitely have came to the right place though, as I really don't think you will find a better bunch of people anywhere on the internet, as what we have right here on this Chronic Pain Forum! They really are the best!
Again I Welcome YOU and I do wish YOU well!
Moderator Chronic Pain
After spending nearly 22 1/2 years in the USAF, I retired in Sept, 1991. I then went back to school and became a licensed RN in 1994, and I worked on Oncology and then a Med Surg Unit, I became disabled in late 1999 and was approved SSD in early 2002!-- DDD, With herniated Disk at T-12 and L4-5. C5-C6 ACDF in Sep 2009, C6-C7 ACDF in Mar 1985, Osteoarthritis, Ulcerative colitis, Chronic Pain, Fibromyalgia, Complex Sleep Apnea, and host of other things to spice up my life!(NOT!) Medications:Oxycontin, Percocet, Baclofen, Sulfasalazine, Metoprolol, Folic Acid, Supplemental O2 at 3lpm with VPAP Adapt SV I am White Beard with a White Beard!