High tolerance for pain.....I'll never understand it - page 2

Last summer I had elbow fixed......bad case of tennis elbow with the structures ripping away from the bone. That first day after surgery I wanted to saw my arm off, it hurt so bad. I lived on Vicodin... Read More

  1. by   TazziRN
    I used to work with a tech who didn't understand why many women scream and moan and cry when in the throes of labor. All three of her kids caused no more than minor (her word) cramps.
  2. by   PANurseRN1
    Quote from lovejana22
    my grandfather had the same surgery and told the nurse the same day he did not need any more meds.!!! she was floored, then he preceded to tell of all of the pain he went through in wwii and then she said o.k. you are the boss!!
    all righty then!

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