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Old 03-25-2007, 03:20 PM   #1
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Injured and can't knit
Over two weeks ago I started having terrible pain in my right shoulder with numbness down my arm and into my thumb and first finger which turned out to be a pinched nerve at C5. Now the nerve is no longer pinched but my neck still gives me terrible trouble when I try and knit. It's the throwing action of english knitting which is causing me the greatest amount of pain, but when I attempt continential I get all tensed up bc I'm learning something new.

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Old 03-25-2007, 03:25 PM   #2
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Oh my gosh, you poor thing! Feel better!!!
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Old 03-25-2007, 03:47 PM   #3
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Oh no! I hope you feel better soon
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Old 03-25-2007, 04:10 PM   #4
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Hope you get better soon! (if you don't, I'd go see a doctor)
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