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by sediment6
Wed Aug 31, 2011 9:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Woes of a Prostatitis Newbie
Replies: 40
Views: 938

Re: Woes of a Prostatitis Newbie

I don't feel like stretching helps at all. The only thing that provides any degree of relief besides analgesic painkillers is the humiliating and painful internal physical therapy that I can only do once or twice a week. Even in the case of the internal PT it only provides maybe a few minutes of bar...
by sediment6
Tue Aug 30, 2011 12:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Woes of a Prostatitis Newbie
Replies: 40
Views: 938

Re: Woes of a Prostatitis Newbie

Update: I got a minimum wage job washing dishes at a local restaurant which I think is the nicest thing to happen to me in the last month. I am seeing the psychologist for the second time tomorrow, in addition to my first visit to a pain management clinic. I must say that I am opposed to both narcot...
by sediment6
Fri Aug 26, 2011 1:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Woes of a Prostatitis Newbie
Replies: 40
Views: 938

Re: Woes of a Prostatitis Newbie

Update: I have resigned from college for this semester until I can get all of this mess straightened out. I have a dim hope that physical therapy will cure me. I have also come to the realization that I am deeply disturbed from the events of the last 7 weeks so I've taken the liberty of scheduling a...
by sediment6
Tue Aug 23, 2011 9:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Woes of a Prostatitis Newbie
Replies: 40
Views: 938

Re: Woes of a Prostatitis Newbie

Update: I have been doing the stretches recommended to me by my physical therapist as often as I can. I had my first internal PT session today and at one point when she pressed on the obturator muscle, the pain in my right testicle was "reproduced". In addition to that when she pressed on that same ...
by sediment6
Tue Aug 16, 2011 3:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Woes of a Prostatitis Newbie
Replies: 40
Views: 938

Re: Woes of a Prostatitis Newbie

Well I went to the physical therapist today and several hopeful things happened that I feel the need to share. 1.) The initial physical therapist guy said that he thought my pubis/pelvis was slightly tilted in such a way as to cause the right side of my front external pelvis and the right side of my...
by sediment6
Fri Aug 12, 2011 10:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Woes of a Prostatitis Newbie
Replies: 40
Views: 938

Woes of a Prostatitis Newbie

Hi everybody, I would like to preface this post by saying that I do not pretend to "know the half it" when it comes to this terrible malady; I assume there are others who have it way worse than I do. Moreover I have tremendous respect for the selfless gentlemen who curates this website, to each and ...