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Go to the Movies?

Feb 01, 2016 9:48 PM

Hi all!

I have a quick question. Every single time I try to go to the theater to watch a movie, I end up with the worst flare ups! It never fails.

By the end of The Avengers Age of Ultron, I was in so much pain that I couldn't stay for the scene after the credits. I'm a major comic book nerd, so that is really hard for me to pass up.

Does anyone have any tips or tricks or ideas that might help? I've got a date with Deadpool coming up shortly.

Feb 01, 2016 9:51 PM

I had a similar issue so I started taking my meds with me.I have an extra stash of meds in my purse just in case I end up someplace and need quick help..

Feb 01, 2016 9:52 PM

I also try to get there early so I can find a good spot and get comfortable before all the crowds..I loved avengers age of ultron.. I love all the marvel shows and movies.. I hope this helps

Feb 01, 2016 10:15 PM

Alieve or Motrin 45 minutes before the movie might do well for you. Those chairs can be brutal. Some theaters are better in the way of comfort like AMC. Have a nice date!

Feb 02, 2016 8:10 PM

KikiLeigh, We recently went to see a movie. I only use theatres with comfortable seats. I don't sit where I have to climb too high, but I also don't want to be looking up because it causes a crick in my neck. I took some meds before I got out of the car. Enjoy your movie! 🙂🙏💕🌼

Feb 02, 2016 10:22 PM

I don't want to take extra meds (I'm on sooo many!), but I'm afraid I might have to unfortunately.

We only have the one theater here in hopping Pinehurst, NC. 45 different golf courses and 1 movie theater. Priorities evidently.

I'm also thinking that if I were to wear a few of those thermacare wraps on my back, that it might help ease the pain a little bit longer so that I can stay still longer. Maybe?

Feb 02, 2016 10:22 PM

Thank you muchly for the suggestions!

Feb 03, 2016 12:19 AM

Use your cane. Call ahead and ask the managerwhich theater has elevator access and what you should arrive to beat the crowd. Ask them when the seats were last replaced.

Also look for the over21 theaters that have recliners at tables and serve alcohol and better food. These usually cost more but its worth it to see deadpoole opening day. Hope these help. I also agree to take break through pain meds or even high protein shake to helps your muscles function better while you are using them more.

Feb 03, 2016 2:42 AM

The movie theater I go to has electric recliners this allows me to change positions at the click of a button. I do better reclined so it is awesome.

Feb 03, 2016 10:20 PM

Podunk GA has nothing like y'all are able to sit in! Lol

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