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study - back and neck pain
Hello,As part of our Marketing Research class at Kellogg, we working with an entrepreneur to conduct a survey...More
Posted by tangt16
Bones always cracking or popping
Hi I'm new to this and I'm from the UK. But Iv had back issues for years now above 15 years mainly started...More
Posted by Bigwebb1987
Need Oklahoma Physician Arachnoiditis
I recently developed Arachnoiditis from a blood patch to correct PSDH from a lumbar puncture. The doctor at...More
Posted by An_264079
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
searing head and neck pain
Hello, I have been having some issues lately I have been to the ER 4 times all to no avail. I have been...More
Posted by ah5122012
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
Posted by An_263099
How do I best manage this ongoing pain?
Hello. I am new here so please pardon if this has been brought up a thousand times before . I am a relative...More
Posted by iowamatt
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
Posted by amy16323
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
Recommendation for seat cushion
I have been diagnosed with a slight case of hemorrhoids, and sitting for long periods of time is not...More
Posted by An_261692
Extremely Unusual Neck Pain Sensation -- Please Ad...
Alright, so I think I'm going to die. Here's what's going on: I'm a 20-year-old female, so fairly young and...More
Posted by retrojag
CT RESIDENTS WITH BACK/NECK PAIN, CHECK US OUT BEF...
CONNECTICUT RESIDENTS, COME CHECK US OUT AND TAKE ADVANTAGE OF TWO COMPLIMENTARY VISITS!! We offer...More
Posted by laurenstabile
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
Posted by An_259969
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
Posted by Anon_54391
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
Posted by Anon_54391
I need help please!!!!!
I have pain that is continuous in my right hip and leg. (The doctor seemed to think that it was coming from...More
Posted by alliej0225
Another L5 S1 Fusion In Chronic Pain!
I had an ALIF L5 - S1 discectomy with titanium hardware and BMP-2 in December 2013 and have been in chronic...More
Posted by loribaird
L4/L5 Spinal Fusion- NOT
I received a spinal fusion at my L4/L5 in June 2013 and I had four sets of xrays done from June-December....More
Posted by helpme2731
Please Help
Was wondering if you would be so kind as to donate to and/or share my fundraiser so that I can get the proper...More
Posted by csmcangl
ozone injections for back pain
Hi all, I have been suffering from slipped disc for last 4 years. after trying non-invasive treatments i...More
Posted by aditiagarwal
Back pain
I am really getting tires of Doctors shoving a patient from one thing to another. I have tried Vicodin,...More
Posted by aburns80

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i've been using tramadol for about 6 months now and it's not working for my pain,i have spinal stenosis and i'm looking for a stronger med...More

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