my name is al,[roadhawk07] i have been dealing with cronic pain issues,from back/neck injurys,and padgettes,,i have been on the va merry-go-round for yrs now..
i cannot under stand,why the dr's these days are wary of prescribing pain med, when i have no options for surgery,i've had 2 hip replacements,1st,at age 8,2nd at age 18,now mega problems again!! lower spine,pelvic,hip pain is unreal,but dr's are affraid to give me pain med!!
has the gov,made all dr's affraid to prescribe??why is the gov making folks suffer,when we have a serious condition
and a legit need for these meds for a monacome of releif???
i went to an outside va dr,same story,,first words out of his mouth,was "i dont hand out pain meds".. i dont use
drugs,nor do i drink alch,,what is going on in this country?? i thought that dr's were suppost to help the sick & injured ,but all i see is their,affraid of losing their licences to practice medicine???i hurt bad, can hardly stand,what do i do???