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    Smile Back...

    I'm back very briefly, just thought I'd let anyone who cared know how things were going with my back.

    After much dragging of feet by the NHS, my parents (who deserve gold medals IMO) offered to help me out by paying for me to go private. I'm eternally grateful, but I know why they did it - if I saw my child in the state I'm in, I would do ANYTHING to help sort it.

    So, 7 months, 3 consultations, 2 MRI scans and a squillion painkillers later, I've been diagnosed with a prolaped disc which is causing the crippling pain I'm in. Surgery is the best option, with a 90% chance of success, and I'm booked in for the middle of August.

    I won't be up and about in time for TRAX but hopefully within 6 weeks of the op I'll be back to something resembling normal. Fingers crossed...


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    Sorry to hear mate....

    Hope your on the mend soon!

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    I know how you feel mate, my parents did the same for me 13 years ago. Are you having a Laminectomy?

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    good news paul - hopefully will be resolved in the not too distant future.
    just a sad state of affairs that this great country of ours can't sort things out without having to go private

    keep us posted

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    Good to have you back Paul and good luck with the op.

    I've got back problems too but nowhere near as severe as yours. There's nothing worse than back pain.

    Paul.


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    good luck with the opp i had one on my brain last year the docs etc were amazing, so dont worry to much

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    Quote Originally Posted by dominic32 View Post
    good luck with the opp i had one on my brain last year the docs etc were amazing, so dont worry to much
    Did you see the light and buy the Vectra after that...?

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    good luck with the opp paul, there aint nothing worse than a bad back, my dad being a carpet fitter suffers a lot

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    Good luck Paul with the op mate! The quicker the better now eh?

    All the best mate and keep well

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    Good to hear from you Paul

    Finger's crossed everything work's out well bud

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