1 Month Post Spinal Cord Stimulator Trail

1 Month Post Spinal Cord Stimulator Trail It has now been 1 month since my Spinal Cord Stimulator trial ended. The surgery date was been moved back a couple of weeks, part of me was glad to be able to put it off a little while longer. On the other hand, that’s two more weeks to think about it and have it hang over ...

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2 Weeks Post Spinal Cord Stimulator

2 Weeks Post Spinal Cord Stimulator Two weeks have past since the end of my Spinal Cord Stimulator Trail and things are firmly settled into their old limits. The device is a memory and my pain is as if the trial never happened. The world around me has constricted to its old limits; a 10 minute drive maybe 12-15 if there isn’t a lot ...

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1 Week Post Spinal Cord Stimulator (Day 22)

1 Week Post Spinal Cord Stimulator (Day 22) It has been 1 week since the Spinal Cord Stimulator Trial has ended. My body is returning to its previous state of discomfort and there is no longer any increased symptoms from the device removal or my fall. My familiar limits are starting to return; sitting, standing driving have all regressed to their previous thresholds. The ...

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Day 16: 2nd Day No Device

Day 16: 2nd Day No Device Day 2 no device started much same. I was able to sleep last night better than any night during the trial, but the night was still difficult. There is still some soreness in my back one the surface where the holes from the wires were as well as muscular in the same area. It is a huge improvement ...

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Spinal Cord Stimulator Trial: Day 15

1st Day No Device Today I woke up without the Spinal Cord Stimulator wired into my body, I felt rested. It would be close if I were to say I got more quality sleep last night than I did the entire trial. Prior to the trial I wasn’t a good sleeper, I often had trouble falling asleep and staying asleep. This has been the ...

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