Good morning Chop Styx!
I got here a little late, but also wanted to Welcome you to the forum!
I'm guessing since you are using the term Fortnight, you are in England? I have family there, and they use that word. (meaning about 2 weeks)
I have to agree with the rest of the members here, and suggest you see your Primary Care Doctor.
Please feel free to take a peek at the Chromic Pain 101 located at the top of the home page of our forum. There are some excellant article's there, and may be of interest to you.
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