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thematrix777 Patient Expert

North Las Vegas, Nevada
I am disabled with RSD (Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy) for several years now. It is a relatively... Full Bio
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Opinions without Facts: The Healthcare Crisis by thematrix777 Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine I have been reading sites all day and seems like everyone has been debating the proposed HR3200 Healthcare bill proposed by Nancy Pelosi's gang. How can everyone unde ... Read on »
Items Sought for RSDSA's Silent Auction by thematrix777 Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine 2009 is a special year for RSDSA; it's the 25th anniversary of the RSDSA. 25 years ago, a group of concerned people with CRPS or loved ones with CRPS, realized the hug ... Read on »
A Close Up Look at Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy by thematrix777 Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine This is one option available for RSD. It is not a cure, only a temporary lowering of the pain so the patient may be able to cope better. Please take a few minutes of your time ... Read on »
FDA Mandates Tougher Warnings for Pain Pills by thematrix777 Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine FDA Mandates: Tougher Warnings for Pain Pills TUESDAY, July 7 -- Concerns about the possibility of fatal overdoses led U.S. health officials Tuesday to take se ... Read on »
Sparta woman's disease causes chronic pain by thematrix777 Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine From the desk of thematrix777: I was feeling so positive this morning, I wanted to post an uplifting story of a very brave, courageous woman, who despite living with R ... Read on »
Can Diet Help with Chronic Pain? by thematrix777 Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine The reason I was asking myself this question is two-fold. The first one has to do with the fact I had the flu twice this season and both times I pretty much stopped eating ( ... Read on »
APF URGES YOU TO READ THIS ALERT AND TAKE ACTION TODAY! by thematrix777 Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine To: All individuals and organizations who care about access to pain care in America. URGENT CALL TO ACTION! The Federal Drug Administration (FDA) may ... Read on »
Study Finds That Rents for Modest Studio and 1-Bedroom Housing Units Are Higher Than Monthly... by thematrix777 Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine CONTACT:National Low Income Housing Coalition Taylor Materio, Communications Associate taylor@nlihc.org Ph. 202-662-1530 x. 227 Study Finds That Rents for a Mod ... Read on »
Trigger Point Injections and Me! Part III by thematrix777 Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine To My Faithful Readers: I know it's been a while, but a lot has happened since the last post No more shots..period. My doctor feels that as long as my hand h ... Read on »
Senate Democrats Strike Deal on Stimulus Package; Plan Awaits Vote by thematrix777 Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Senate Republicans and Democrats agreed Thursday to add rebates for 20 million seniors and 250,000 disabled veterans to a House-passed economic aid package, ending a parti ... Read on »
My Sprint Instinct phone by thematrix777 Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Can you believe I'm still fooling around with my new phone. It's cool, but every time I touch it, I do something wrong...I didn't know it was so sensitive. Does ... Read on »
Part 2 of 3 in the Series: Trigger Point Injections and Me! by thematrix777 Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine I was so excited about this appointment, I hardly slept the night before! I couldn't wait to tell the doctor about my progress and see what the next step was going to be ... Read on »
Trigger Point Injections and Me! by thematrix777 Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine .hmmessage P {margin:0px;padding:0px;} body.hmmessage {font-size:10pt;font-family:Verdana;} To My Readers: This is a three-part series involving my latest treatment for my R ... Read on »
Trigger Point Injections and Me! by thematrix777 Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine To My Readers:This is a three-part series involving my latest treatment for my RSD. The treatment is called "Trigger Point Injections". There is no "cu ... Read on »
Windows Live Hotmail by thematrix777 Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine GOOD NEWS! The National Pain Care Policy Act 2009, S.660 has been introduced in the Senate! URGENT ACTION REQUESTED: CONTACT YOUR SENATORS TO REQUEST TH ... Read on »
10 Ways to Save on Prescription Drugs by thematrix777 Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine “She went cold turkey and stopped taking all of them,” said Rodman, an internist at Sarasota Memorial Hospital in Florida. “What’s so sad is that she assumed that since some ... Read on »
10 Ways to Save on Prescription Drugs by thematrix777 Patient ExpertHealth Maven 1 Comment Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine "She went cold turkey and stopped taking all of them," said Rodman, an internist at Sarasota Memorial Hospital in Florida. "What's so sad is that she assumed that sinc ... Read on »
National Pain Care Policy Act Advancing to House Floor by thematrix777 Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Finally, some good news for everyone who is suffering from chronic pain! HR 756 was introduced in the House of Representatives by Congresswoman Lois Capps (D-CA) Cong ... Read on »
Send an E-mail Asking Your Senator to Support SB 54, the CRPS Education Act? by thematrix777 Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Send an e-mail asking your state senator to support SB 54, a Bill which will designate November as “Complex Regional Pain Syndrome Awareness Month” and to require the De ... Read on »