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Indian summer
Hey,I feel a little guilty,before back fusion surgery I used to joke about senior citizens moving to Florida...More
Posted by An_260038
Yoga as preventative measure to back pain
Just wanted to post describing my own positive results after participating in yoga 3 times per week for the...More
Posted by An_260052
Hard to do
just started to exercise ( treadmill) just walking wow,doc says you gotta move hard to consider with low back...More
Posted by An_260038
Herbs ?
Has anyone tried or heard of things like turmeric or other herbs for back pain and inflamation,just curious
Posted by An_260038
Lower back Pain
Injured my lower back in a hunting accident. Fell on my tailbone and I have been under Chiro. care for 1...More
Posted by An_260040
Back pain
Hello, My name is Jeff, new here but have been battling low back pain since a car accident in 2009. I have done...More
Posted by jdwl4l5
lower back rhizotomy
I had a lower back rhizotomy procedure about 4 weeks ago and I'm not really seeing any difference in pain level....More
Posted by krtwd

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confused! Advice please
I found out I have an Left L5. Radiculopathy but the orthopedic doctor is not sure what has caused it. I live...More
Posted by nyaka40
Back pain after sit ups
I was told that sit ups can help back pain because the stomach actually supports the back. So I began doing...More
Posted by An_259994
chronic back pain in lumbar and cervical spine.
Hello everyone. I am currently suffering these muscle type pains that start from shoulders and go all the...More
Posted by weesabelle77
Pain Management Tens Unit
I have 4 herniated and degenerative discs in the lower back left side and have been in severe pain for the...More
Posted by sparkle1971
Low back pain
So I have had low back pain, around the L4-L5 area, painful to touch. I have a radiating pain (off and on) around...More
Posted by rmm39
bad back pain
was just hurt on job, fell as I was lifting hurt back doctor said to rest for 2 weeks and come back for...More
Posted by An_259971
bad back pain
was just hurt on job, fell as I was lifting hurt back doctor said to rest for 2 weeks and come back for...More
Posted by An_259971
RFA reaction
Hey guys, its been a while since I was on here. I have a question. I had an RFA on Tuesday, it was bilateral, I...More
Posted by aim0731
If a knee is swollen will the MRI be inaccurate
I have an MRI scheduled next week but if my knee is swollen will that affect the MRI results or make it...More
Posted by An_259945
Mattress question for herniated disc pain
I am having more and more pain from L4-5 which are herniated along with stenosis in the same region. I know...More
Posted by goldinski
Lower back pain and no diagnosis.
Hello, My fiance has had recurring lower back pain/groin pain for the last year. He says it feels like a lot...More
Posted by An_259911
Radio Requency Therapy
Hi everyone: I need some advice on how to get Radio Ablation Therapy on my lower back. The Gel is hardening...More
Posted by An_259901
Whits End
Hello. I am a 31 y/o female with two kids. I was diagnosed with spondy 7 years ago. My pain started 1 1/2...More
Posted by jessielane31
How do you complete daily activities with chronic ...
Hi everyone, I received permission from WebMD administrators to post these questions, so if you saw this post...More
Posted by njmast
Please read..Im hoping someone has had something s...
Long story short..In my 20's I had a grand mal seizure while driving my car. Thankfully someone was with...More
Posted by tribeoffive
Hi yall, This is Tigger.. I'm an old time Back Pain member from many years ago.. How is everyone doing? Been...More
Posted by donna4012
EMG and Nerve Conduction study result. .. question...
Greetings to all. I am a 40 year old fem a letter and I have been suffering with lower back pain for the past...More
Posted by nyaka40
Back pain
I have had my share of "back pain" issues - one where I missed 8 weeks of work. I pulled my back lifting...More
Posted by green175103
I am at my wits end, on 25/02/2013 I had an operation on both my feet, (my arches had collapse, I had huge...More
Posted by desirefinch
What alleviates pain after L5S1 Spinal Fusion?
Hi, I'm 37 years old and I had a Spinal Fusion at L5 S1 on January 14, 2014 because of a herniated disc that...More
Posted by An_259821

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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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