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5/2017 finally was told with Fibro after a year of many drugs to help me with pain and gaining a ton of weight. I had gastric sleeve and have lost 90 pounds. Dr originally put me on Gabapentin/Elavil and I felt wonderful. However I did not lose weight for 9 months post surg. Now I am on Cymbalta but I don't feel really well. I was ok for a few months on Cymbalta but now I having a horrible flare up. I am at the point where I just want to lock myself in room and cry. I have an appointment… read more
I tried acupuncture for about a month, 2x a week. It left me wired with total insomnia. It certainly wasn't for me. Everyone raved about this woman acupuncturist and I came in very optimistic… read more
Just want to know as anybody who as had acupuncture.
Suffered with a bad flair up after having treatment!!!! 🙄
Yesterday when I had it I was fine normal pain as usual but later on I had bad flair up 😞😭
I had it for ten years and it helped especially with my neck pain which caused headaches, once I had the acupuncture the headache went completely, I only stopped having the treatment because of cuts… read more
I am wondering if anyone has tried acupuncture for just general pain or only for specific area pain. Any recommendations for a provider in my area? How do you select a provider? Once you start do you have to continue to return for more treatments? Thanks for all your help!
I have had acupuncture with the lowest electrical pulses in my hand because it became " stuck" . Was very difficult to move. The treatment was amazing . It lasted for 8 months. I have to go back. I… read more
Acupuncture - Just got back from my first appointment with the Acupuncturist. He is from China and is rated one of the best in the city. He was very nice but it was hard for me to understand him which is okay but I did have questions and I couldn't really understand. I've mentioned on here adnauseam that my issues are often on my left side - particularly my left arm (which every doctor has said there is nothing wrong with your left arm). The acupuncture was pretty painful. He believed that… read more
I've had acupuncture over the years. I've always been a big fan. There is absolutely no way I would attempt it now! Maybe if I'm ever NOT flared up... I'll could go then and maybe use it to help… read more
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