Starting to hurt all over - Mothering Forums

Thread Tools
#1 of 3 Old 04-09-2007, 03:48 PM - Thread Starter
Maple Leaf Mama's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: Over the edge and into the abyss
Posts: 2,318
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
ACK, I'm falling apart!
On thursday, I was sitting in the Dr.s office after getting an allergy shot.
As my 1/2 hour wait was almost over, I started having bad chest pain on the left side.
But I assumed it was just the regular chest wall pain that makes it sore to breathe. So I left. (I litterally could only take shallow breathes b/c it hurt so much)

It didn't go away quickly as it usually does.
It got worse. I went to the mall etc ands went home to use a hot water bottle-to no effect. The pain spread to my left shoulder and felt like a bad knot.

While putting DD to bed that night, I was laying on my right side, making my chest pain unbearable.
I went downstairs and started bawling my eyes out, telling DH if it got any worse, I would go to the ER. He rubbed my shoulder and I collapsed into bed waking frequently through the night.
My shoulder felt better in the morning but got worse during the day.

It is Monday and my chest STILL hurts, as does my shoulder. Now it (shoulder) is more an intense burning feeling) I still can't really lay in my right side and itstill hurts to take a deep breath.

My left butt cheek has ached for about a month. I'm thinking a nerve issue.
Now as of an hour ago, my right hip joint is aching.

WTH is going on?? Is this all due to having loose joints right now?
My Dr. isn't around until tomorrow b/c of the holiday. And I'm thinking it's not dangerous, cause I made it through the worst pain and I'm still alive.
But I was freaking out that I had a pulmonary embolism or the like.

Now I think it's just a joint issue.

Anyone else having wierd random pains for no reason?

This is making me worrid b/c I intended to start exercising again this aft. Now I'm afraid to try b/c DH is out of town. If I can't move, what about DD?
Maple Leaf Mama is offline  
Sponsored Links
#2 of 3 Old 04-09-2007, 03:55 PM
jbirdbrain's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Wyoming
Posts: 461
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Bleck! That sounds awful!! I hope your Dr. can give you some insight.

I feel for you. I'm having weird aches and pains too...(although nothing like what you describe in your shoulder- ouch! ) a couple of weeks ago, I had excruitiating sciatic pain on the left side, which has now (thankfully) disappeared (knock on wood). Now, however, my right hip is achy and crampy. I've continued working out, hoping to just "push through it" but...what a pain!

Hope you feel better soon!

Mama to Otto (9/07) and expecting Greta (EDD 6/13)  familybed2.giffemalesling.GIFnocirc.giflactivist.gif

jbirdbrain is offline  
#3 of 3 Old 04-09-2007, 04:17 PM
lactivist's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: in abundance
Posts: 2,670
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I have chronic pain anyway but pregnancy always makes it worse. I get things like you are talking about in my shoulder, my hips hurt, sciatica etc. It just moves around and around. It is hard because exercise seems to make things better overall but it is so hard to get motivated when I hurt. Here's hoping you are feeling better quickly. Chiropractic care works wonders for me but since I moved I haven't found a chiro that I like.
lactivist is offline  

User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Online Users: 17,492

116 members and 17,376 guests
A&A , a-sorta-fairytale , agentofchaos , agilesheltie , Aillidh , Annaintoronto , annbe , Anne Jividen , apeydef , aylasebmom , BabySmurf , bananabee , bannerd , beckwith , bluefaery , camillabien , Carolyn_mtl , Chaika , chalkdust3r , chickabiddy , cristeen , Deborah , emmy526 , Eris , farmermomma , floss&ferd , frugalmama , gooseberry , greenemami , highlandmum , hillymum , Holistic Momma , htovjm , Incubator , itybitywity , Jessica765 , jkbd , jlmschirm , katharinerose , Katherine73 , kathymuggle , kitchensqueen , KosmicMama , larali , laura163 , Lifted , LiLStar , Linda on the move , ma2two , magbar1 , mama24-7 , mamabear0314 , mamadee17 , mariamadly , Mathemom , mckittre , MDoc , MeepyCat , MegaMama1 , Megsoz , Milk8shake , Minabina , Mirzam , MomtoRyan , moominmamma , MountainMamaGC , MulberryMom , Mylie , MylittleTiger , newlywaaz , newmamalizzy , nexxus , oaksie68 , Ratchet , rubelin , samaxtics , SandiMae , sarafl , scrambled , scsigrl , shantimama , Shmootzi , sidrajedi , sillysapling , Snydley , sofreshsoclean , Springshowers , StillMe , suzywan , Teles , thankful85 , thebyr , Truthmama , typebug , Vanessa34 , verticalscope , WallaWallaMamma , Wild Lupine , Xerxella
Most users ever online was 449,755, 06-25-2014 at 01:21 PM.