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  1. same ?? nobody get this or what
  2. Do anyone get clothing payment for the wrist brace the black one for carpal tunnel?? They quit paying me two years ago but I got a letter saying I should be getting one. letter was from Janesville Wi
  3. To quit meds for a 10% rating and worst be you could have a stroke or even loose your life is it worth it???????? .Your call
  4. It does help with my pain in my back and legs. They can put stimulation just about any where the pain is through the nerves. Boston Scientific is the one I had implanted but the Doctor that did the surgery was in South Carolina. The most be implanted of your left buttock and yes it be a little uncomfortable to me but I don't have a lot of meat back there either. VA uses Boston implants also. if she lays on her right side then the left would be the spot. I once wanted it remove but I stayed with it. I sometime cut it on my sleep move and it puts me out and when I awake pain level 1-2 the main thing is getting the leads where you have the pain also pick the programs that you fell that works for you the best it was 4 programs maybe more now. Good luck this might help http://www.bostonscientific.com/en-US/patients/about-your-device/spinal-cord-stimulator-systems-scs/how-scs-systems-work.html
  5. porgee

    PTSD and gambling?

    really its none of your business you cant live or die for this veteran also all treatment in MH will tell you to do something with your life and to not lay down to die.....Maybe your care ant right or you need a job for the VA telling on your brothers
  6. https://13wham.com/news/local/veteran-faces-5-years-in-prison-for-collecting-92k-over-false-ptsd-claims
  7. porgee

    Non-VA care

    i never seen a stimulator located anywhere else but on your butt maybe this is a new procedure the only good thing is they can reprogram it anytime and even come to meet you to do this. i just got mines program about a month ago it has 4 program to choose from and can give you stimulation just about anywhere they want to Here is a link https://mayfieldclinic.com/pe-stim.htm
  8. porgee

    Non-VA care

    stimulators are good for some people but its not for everyone. Try to put a battery on your ass for life and sleep on it. its not a good rest at night. No more MRI can be done because of this . I had mines 5 years some good in it and some very bad stuff is in it too. I use it about twice a month but its there for life unless u get it remove good luck.
  9. I guess everyone is missing the point for what I m trying to say I don't have to beat anyone out nothing I AM BLESS . do anybody read TBIRD NEWS AT THE bottom of this page u r looking at. IF so you will find your truly is trying to cut your money every way they can. https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/2018/08/15/va-required-thousands-unwarranted-reexaminations-vets-getting-disability-benefits/?utm_term=.0dbdf426bb7c
  10. I should have put a note in the letter asking about the 14 year appeal & with the dro now for 13 months for one year of retro.
  11. I thought the RO was messing with me because I been married to the same lady for 45 years and they ask where I got married hell I cant remember one year back more less 45 years. Last week I had to send the employment form in. I was looking for a decision on my appeal and this is what I get everything but a decision. Just my luck
  12. Has anybody receive a letter after 15 years of TDIU P&T TO UPDATE dependents status if so WHY ?
  13. If I was on here giving advice and I am 100% mental would you take my advice?? Never will so check where u get your info from from anyone including your attorney. just saying
  14. I understand .what is the best route for your claim but if you have an attorney let him or her do what u hired them for to win your claim that's all I did . Free advice is something you need to research for your self because all you hear is not correct. Attorneys credential are always listed. MY ADVICE OR ANYONE ELSE ON THIS FORUM, LEGAL ADVICE IS BETTER THAN mines or yours because that's what he or she get paid for. I Will never tell u to disagree against what you was advice on by your lawyer, but just check where you get our info from.
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