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Facet Joint arthritis
Any suggestions for coping with lower back arthritis? I'm very physically active, but pain causes muscle...More
Posted by An_258776
My theory on different results
I have several painful conditions in my spine: Degenerative Disc Disease, Scoliosis, 3 nerve impingements,...More
Posted by gypsarella
hip pain
Hi all, not sure this is the right place to be for my problem, but could not find any community that was close....More
Posted by jackann
Post Laminectomy Syndrom or Fail Back Surgery
I had a spinal cord stimulator implant for severe leg pain, and mybody rejerejected it causing 104 fever and...More
Posted by txflower62

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sciatic ? spine damage ? or worse
Dear all, I only joined yesterday. I am sorry if this is long winded about 10-12 years ago, I hurt my...More
Posted by mightyshanghai
Pinched Nerve?
Was playing basketball and I had to reach back with both my arms to get a rebound. After I came down I noticed...More
Posted by mcios24
To: Victoryinchrist
Hi and welcome to the support group - You recently responded to: Ready to give up by posting the following: ...More
Posted by jm1960
Surgery 8/15
I will be gone for a few days recouping from a minor surgery. My ostomy needs tweaking. Suppose to be day...More
It is my prayer that you have a Blessed Day in all that you do. ~~~Debbie~~~
Posted by debs_bears
Ready to give up....
I guess I am at the point with my pain that I have been put on antidepressants. I have 2 herniated dish in my...More
Posted by An_258698
Ready to give up....
I guess I am at the point with my pain that I have been put on antidepressants. I have 2 herniated dish in my...More
Posted by An_258698
Can anyone here interpret/read Xrays?
Hello...I've had back problems for the longest but it seems that lately, for the last 3 months, it has been...More
Posted by lionbaby73
A Conundrum ...to Joy, Deb and to all who care.
Joy, I hope this day finds you well and that any opinions that were stated in here have deflected of you like...More
Posted by trs1960
back pain
I have similar problems exercising. Mid left side of back always hurts after exercise.
Posted by An_258689
back pain
I have similar problems exercising. Mid left side of back always hurts after exercise.
Posted by An_258689
Spinal burst fractures
In auto accident had burst fractures in my neck middle and lower spine. They cut two ribs out grind them up put...More
Posted by adam64
Disc bulge leads to SI joint pain
Hi all, I am 27 years old woman with scoliosis from my childhood. I have developed chronic low back pain...More
Posted by amydancery
spasms
I have to take a muscle relaxer to sleep at night due to spasms is there any other relief?
Posted by An_258645
Core workouts hurt
I have an issue doing core strength workouts because my back is always in pain when doing them. Is there a...More
Posted by An_258640
two bulging discs in my lower back
Hi, looking for some people who have been through the same issue. Please shoot me an email at...More
Posted by emendeziii
A question for WebMD
What is going on in our posts with all the .<br /><br /><br />? Everyone has them in their...More
It is my prayer that you have a Blessed Day in all that you do. ~~~Debbie~~~
Posted by debs_bears
Could you please tell me all you know about Isthmi...
I fracture my back (lower back) when I was like 3 or 4. I am now 14. I fractured my coccyx 2 years ago. I...More
Posted by thereselittle
injured back on attic rafter
Hi Fols, I was n the attic 3 days ago and my 16 year old cat came up the steps unintentionly - I was...More
Posted by 90roadster
I just learned today
That my compression fracture was caused by Osteoporosis, per my Neurosurgeon and that I was diagnosed in...More
It is my prayer that you have a Blessed Day in all that you do. ~~~Debbie~~~
Posted by debs_bears
New to group and need support
I'm in such pain that at times I don't think I can take it anymore. I'm at a Spine Center receiving injections...More
Posted by jean1960
back pain
I HAVE A BACK PAIN FOR ABOUT 1 YEAR AND IS BECOMING MORE STRONG PAIN EVERY DAY .BUT I HAVE PAIN AND ALL OVER...More
Posted by bejeanntte
Lower back to hip to knee, left side
I was treated for(but know surgery) 10 years ago, for a bulging disc. Two days ago, my left knee nearly...More
Posted by cupsuptic
Stinging pain after fusion
I just had my 2nd spinal fusion L4_L3 the first was S1-L5 this time they did some clean up of the severe...More
Posted by angelis1165
8th level fusion - worse decision of my life
I had an 8 level fusion in November, 2014 and have been house bound ever since and I'm really regretting what...More
Posted by An_258458
extra half formed lumber disk
I have had lower back pain since I was a child but I figured everyone did so I didn't complain. I am 61 now...More
Posted by An_256469
Legal advice on claiming disability status with em...
Are there any good web resources that have recommendations on legal matters for those with back issues...More
Posted by kansascity

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Try water therapy
I also have had surgery for L5S1,protruding disc for sciatic pain. Everything was fine for a year. Then the pain came back and the doctor ... More
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