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Pain was gone for 5 weeks, now back..

Discussion in 'General Discussion Subforum' started by Mariskah, Dec 26, 2019.

  1. Mariskah

    Mariskah Peer Supporter

    Its been 3 months now on my journey after discovering TMS.
    4 weeks after I had read all the books on TMS and been active doing stuff, I got pain free for 5 weeks. But suddenly its back in the same places, though a little different. Its been like this for 2-3 weeks now. It varies a lot, but hasnt gone away. I would say its like I went from 100% pain free to 50%.
    Is it normal to get so well, only for it to come back? Thanks!
  2. Andy Bayliss

    Andy Bayliss TMS Coach & Beloved Grand Eagle

    Yes, this is perfectly normal Mariskah. Most successful folks here have had their ups and downs. The best thing is to find a way to calm yourself, perhaps find some readings in Dr. Sarno's work (I like his narrated book Healing Back Pain), podcast or a particular page in Alan's program which reassure you. You're already well on your way! Take heart.

    My teacher Elias Amidon had a note the other day you might like:

    Have courage, the whole universe is right here with you.
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  3. Andy Bayliss

    Andy Bayliss TMS Coach & Beloved Grand Eagle

    And remember that 50% is huge. The process is working!!! The worry will attach to the pain still present. Find ways to not worry about this.
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  4. Mariskah

    Mariskah Peer Supporter

    Thank you so much for your reply! It so good to hear.
    I will try to relax with this and continue with the process.
    Happy holidays!

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