Quoting Niklaus:" I get what you're saying. I'm one of those people that doesn't take pain medication for much. I will ... [snip!] ... until I was almost 8 cm lol. In 2010 I walked around for over a month with a fractured femur and didn't even know it."
Quoting LRX:" How do you know that not taking pain medication has made your tolerance higher? Maybe your tolerance is higher and therefor you don't feel the need to take pain medication? Food for thought "
Quoting TantricLemons:" Lets try to explain this in simple terms. You know how some people have sensory issues? We ALL have them ... [snip!] ... it. This goes for pain, some feel it more, some feel it less, its not complicated. You can not apply your body to anyone else."
Quoting Derpy Hooves:" I think nurses and doctors get really ass-backward with their speculation on people. I had an epi toward ... [snip!] ... had me down as a risk for pill seeking behavior. Go figure. I could care less. I wouldn't take pain pills unless I was dying."
Quoting LRX:" Great way of putting it!! And OP that is pretty unprofessional of those nurses to have that convo with your hubs."
Quoting Niklaus:" Yeah, but maybe I'm right and you're wrong Seriously you could be right, but I know that people ... [snip!] ... up tolerance to pain. It seems logical to me that if they take medication for it, that would minimize the tolerance build up."
Quoting hobbit*:" <blockquote><b>Quoting LRX:</b>" How do you know that not taking pain medication has ... [snip!] ... don't feel the need to take pain medication? Food for thought "</blockquote> Isn't that exactly what she said? Lol."
Quoting LRX:" weird!"
Quoting Blah:" Yeah I couldn't believe it, she even told me when I asked questions about it that it would make me spaced ... [snip!] ... was rude to me the whole time afterwards. All I wanted was a heat pack because that was helping so much until it went cold. "