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From Dr Michael Lewandoski's book
I've tried to say this many times. I'm re-reading some books and this paragraph sums up what I've tried to say...More
Posted by trs1960
gabapentin
I was ran over close to two years ago and had extensive damage to both legs. It took quite a long time but...More
Posted by miriam142
lower back pain
Been here before. Since I have tried therapy for pain (degenerative joint disease and slight scoliosis). Now...More
Posted by aburns80
Stimulator side effect
I just had my sbs reput back in a month ago. The first time my back surgeon put it in it only lasted less...More
Posted by cherylene19
Pain after L5 S1 fusion
Hello all, I was glad to find this community. I had L5 S1 fusion on 3/5/14. All was well up until about a...More
Posted by monaj51
Using names of medical facilities etc?
Why do we try so hard to walk the fine line of not referencing any medical facility by name yet this entire...More
Posted by trs1960
Thoracic Back Surgery- Problems After- Pain sensit...
My husband had a laminectomy in the T1-T3 and had a ligament removed. When he came out of surgery, you cannot...More
Posted by mpmmom
My back pain is affecting my push ups, why?
I have been in alot of pain over the last year or so due to my back. I had consulted my doctor about 3 years...More
Posted by mayday_217
Lumber fusion question
I have a work relate back injury in 2k12. I have tried every rehab and treatment therapy over the past...More
Posted by mzscott4765

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Lumber fusion question
I have a work relate back injury in 2k12. I have tried every rehab and treatment therapy over the past...More
Posted by mzscott4765

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No help around
Thank you both for your replies. Yes, I am now out of work and my wife just became a citizen of the US. I...More
Posted by hangel23
Several Chronic Back Pain Problems...HELP
Hello, I have been diagnosed with several back problems, which have led me to lose my job, problems with my...More
Posted by hangel23
My Story.. In a ton of pain
I'm 25 years old it all started with a simple discectamy at age 22.. Last august I blew my back out working...More
Posted by rm2233
frustrated with chronic back pain
I am a healthy 32 yo female. I have had back pain for about 10 years. In the past year it has gotten...More
Posted by redinthefire
Back pain and arachnoid cyst in lateral aspect of ...
I have had chronic upper back pain for years. Three MRI of thoracic spine really never showed anything...More
Posted by cantgetright73
Off to the doc today
Just a pump refill, maybe an adjustment, but I don't want to increase long term meds for my short term actions....More
Posted by trs1960
April and Diane how are you both?
There are so many to remember - I am not on here as much as I'd like - but I do pray for you both on a...More
It is my prayer that you have a Blessed Day in all that you do. ~~~Debbie~~~
Posted by debs_bears
Trs - Tim how are you?
Tim you also have been in my prayers wondering how you are doing? Has the financial situation been...More
It is my prayer that you have a Blessed Day in all that you do. ~~~Debbie~~~
Posted by debs_bears
Davedsel how are you doing?
I have been praying for you and your wife - wondering how you both are doing?
It is my prayer that you have a Blessed Day in all that you do. ~~~Debbie~~~
Posted by debs_bears
occipital neuralgia from cervical herniated discs
Hello all, I wrote a few weeks ago about my herniated cervical disc causing severe headaches. Well I saw...More
Posted by hannahsnana01
My herniated disc and what to do next?
Hey, I have yet to do much reading but will poke around for sure to see other experiences and choice on what...More
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The psychological effects of chronic back pain
I've suffering from severe low back pain for the last 2 & half years. It just never goes away! On a...More
Posted by mercy_ruth
Random Hurting From Tail Bone/Hip Bone to Most of ...
This has only started yesterday but my lower legs were feeling pretty weird. I was sitting down like I...More
Posted by bonesofivory
pain
Hey everyone just to let everyone that responded to my chronic pain issue i have been in the hospital with...More
Posted by david06238
happy mem-day
new here. just wanted to say hi
Posted by dw1977
Happy Memorial Day
Wishing everyone and Happy Memorial Holiday~~ Hoping and praying everyone has low pains~~More
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Posted by bj1208
Chronic Lower Back Pain
I have had lower back pain for about 7 years. It does not go down my legs or thighs. I also have headaches and...More
Posted by jwall13

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Steps For Getting Back Pain Diagnosed And Treated
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