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Reply: Constant lower, upper back pain, and neck pain
What I know is that those pains take time to get cured, at least a year to two if you keep yourself on track...More
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Reply: searing head and neck pain
Go to a lyme literate doctor asap.
Posted by milk1toast
C^/C& Fusion surgery
I am meeting with my orthopedic surgeon about what form of surgery I will have to repair both C6 and C7. I...More
Posted by rkspoppy
Pain behind the knee
One of my good friends has always enjoyed a long, leisurely jog every morning before work. Very recently,...More
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Reply: L4/L5 Spinal Fusion- NOT
I read your post and I have had similar situation and I noticed you posted this a while ago so I am not...More
Posted by stormyjo
Neck and Back injury
In 2007 I had lifted a bag of wood pellets incorrectly and that resulted in me breaking my neck and injuring...More
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Reply: How do I best manage this ongoing pain?
Hiya iowamatt I have similar issues in my back and neck. I am on gabapentin (neurontin) which is for nerve...More
Posted by heyred1972
what is wrong with me?
I am a 23 year old male (180lbs.) I exercise, and eat better than most. I have been...More
What could this intense pain be?
Hello I'm a 22 year old female and for a few years now I've had this random sudden and intense pain. It...More
Posted by An_262688
Pinched Nerve?
Every 10-15 minutes, on my lower right side (back) I feel three consecutive, split second flashes of pain. ...More
Posted by dskip23
Lower back pain
Hi, I have been suffering from a nagging lower back pain for about a year and a half now. I thought initially...More
Posted by An_262272
Lower back pain
Hi, I have been suffering from a nagging lower back pain for about a year and a half now. I thought initially...More
Posted by An_262272
Had Surgery April 2014. got my yearly checkup and ...
if anyone can tell me a little about what this means and if it looks like i need surgery again.been in alot of...More
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Reply: How do I deal with this?
Thanks praveen, but when I opened your link, it's not working. After searching I got cervical support and...More
Posted by bbeknk
Reply: sharp pain from my neck into my shoulder blade
I can't assume how you feel the pain and how it occurs. But before some year I feel the same issue and that...More
Posted by bbeknk
Pinched nerve pain and exercise
Good evening, I have a long standing issue with a pinched nerve (10 years +). I caused it when I...More
Posted by saturdaywoodworker
Reply: Can you be "fired" as a patient?
I've never heard of this before. Perhaps you should send a letter to this doctor for the file.
Posted by franola
Recommendation for seat cushion
I have been diagnosed with a slight case of hemorrhoids, and sitting for long periods of time is not...More
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Reply: Extremely Unusual Neck Pain Sensation -- Please Ad...
Every winter, I hear friends and colleagues talking about how the season seems to always come with aches...More
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CONNECTICUT RESIDENTS, COME CHECK US OUT AND TAKE ADVANTAGE OF TWO COMPLIMENTARY VISITS!! We offer...More
Posted by laurenstabile
Reply: Neck pain
Sorry to hear about your pain. Are your icing ? Careful with heat though. If you are already inflamed heat...More
Posted by jameson007
Fusion Surgery
Hello, I had Anterior Cervical Diskectomy C4-5 and C5-6 on October 20. I really have 2 questions: 1. Right...More
Posted by kimit311
neck surgery
I am looking at neck surgery. I have contacted Laser Spine Institute. This is out of Tampa Fla. they have 6...More
Posted by An_260130
Small lump in lower back under skin, treatment?
I've been going to a chiropractor the last few weeks for some pain in my lower back. The treatment has been...More
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Can you be "fired" as a patient?
I had something happen to me and I was both shocked and hurt. I received a letter from my primary care...More
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Reply: I need help please!!!!!
Maybe you can keep researching acupuncture - google it on line - 'acupuncturists in Mississippi' or a major...More
Posted by michele0530
Reply: Another L5 S1 Fusion In Chronic Pain!
I'm glad you found some relief I have powerstrips as well and they worked wonders for me and my friends Call...More
Posted by nataleep
Reply: Fusion not complete after 2 1/2 years
Gina - did you have a neurosurgeon or an orthopedic doctor? You cannot change the hands of time, but neuros...More
Posted by michele0530
Reply: Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Chiropractors work with Lumbar Spinal Stenosis . You may want to consult with one.More
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I need cervical spinal surgery. My insurance will only cover the fusion type. I'd rather have the artiificial disk replacement surgery. UnitedHeal...More

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Fusion not complete after 2 1/2 years
I had a fusion L4/L5/S1. I had seen my doctor 6 mths. after fusion. He told me it was complete, donnot call me unless I need another ... More
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