you say that givng blood helped you --please see the phlebotomy thread--important to read and to post--more and more of us are finding problems (under of over) with iron--problem is probably in its regulation, but nevertheless phlebotomy is helping some.
How did you come to realize phlebotomy would help you?
Re: medicare paying You will need to have dr submit testing for a reason medicare accepts--I thnk something like severe headaches with no other cause found, etc--Dr should be able to pull up codes that will work--they will not accept using CCSVI as the reason. For insurance purposes, it has nothing to do with MS, has to stand on its own.
there are some threads tht mention this
Re: you injury---I had severe injury also that involved head and neck--just recently went to chiro (again!) with info re adjusting the atlas--and Voila, end of severe pain had lived with for years, and better thinking, nerve response, walking etc. link to explanation: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f9iLb1KqeXE
you don't need the orthogonal machine (expensive), your chiropractor can do this. If you want to explore this, and don't have a chiropractor, when you call to find chir,o make sure ask if the will do adjustment for rotated axis.
Also, you might want to check out the Inclined Bed Thread--i started sleeping this way 2 months ago, and helps amazingly.