But even that didn't prepare me for coccyx.org. Which includes a long page with links to stories from people who have had a coccygectomy. Which means they've had their tailbone removed for one reason or another. I may have suspected that many people suffer from tailbone pain but I never thought enough people had their tailbone removed to fill a page with many personal experiences. Who knew? Not me.
In case you're wondering here's a short article to help you determine if you need to have your tailbone removed.