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Cervical Spine Pain with conflicting test results.
My symptoms are right arm and hand alternate between numb, tingling, burning, etc. and upper back burning....More
Posted by suzanne626
Debating Microdiscectomy L5/S1 Left
I have been trying to avoid spine pain forums on the internet because the sad stories hurt my heart...More
Posted by professorbackpain
It's been 2 months already -
Sorry for the delay in posting but, I was in the hospital from Dec. 17th to Jan. 9th and transferred by...More
It is my prayer that you have a Blessed Day in all that you do. ~~~Debbie~~~
Posted by debs_bears
Lower right side back pain, no tingling
I'm 44, 5'9", 177lbs. I've never had any back pain in my life. Problem came on 6 days ago while I was...More
Posted by fasteddy8170
knocking sound in my hip
I asked the Physical Therapist if there was any supplement I could take for the knocking sounds in my hip. I...More
Posted by An_261275
type of bed
I changed to a Temperpedic mattress in hope of relieving my lower back pain. I don't know if it is working,...More
Posted by An_261275
Chronic lower back pain/possible Ankylosing with n...
Hello everyone, I am hoping to get some insight into what could possibly be causing my chronic back pain. I...More
Posted by dannellb
Need team?
Hello Iam an advocate for my young son in law who has had emergency back surgery to aid a ruptured disc and...More
Posted by sll111301
Anyone have this problem from pain medication?
Hi, I have had a total of 9 levels in my back fused. Three levels in my cervical spine and six in my lumbar...More
Posted by lilasue
Spine Pain?
This is a long post. I am new to the forum, so please forgive me if my conventions aren't quite community...More
Posted by miss_informed
lower back pain
Hi freinds i', 27 year old male, i'm 6 feet and 91 kgs. for the past few days, i'm expericcing stifffness in...More
Posted by pravin1987
degenerative spine and lumbago.
I have seen a spine specialist and I still do not have a full understanding about this condition or...More
Posted by dunnlatiesha
Mid/Lower back Spine/Muscle pain
Hi Just under my middle of my back I have some pain on my spine when I bend over or touch it. It...More
Posted by davetherave
SCS from Boston Scientific
Thank you for creating a safe place to talk about the events that change our lives. I was in a auto accident...More
Posted by dwdaboll
pain managment
After reading some of these posts, I was just wondering if any of you have a T.E.N.S. unit or a portable...More
Posted by illinoislady
Wrong-site surgery question
I went into surgery a week ago to have an L4-L5 spinal fusion. I came out of surgery with both that and an...More
Posted by An_260986
Flat Back Syndrome & Chronic Pain
Hello and thank you for any information of direction you share from your experience. I had a bone...More
Posted by needforinformation

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Hi my name is Tavis. I have L4-L5 fusion. I had the surgery 9 years ago and am 34. Have have tried everything...More
Posted by tavism
Back Pain
Does anyone else take Cymbalta to ease chronic back pain? Do you have problems if you miss a dose?
Posted by An_260938
Too Young To Give Up.
I have had 3 years of horrible lower back pain and I always thought posting on a forum would be like...More
Posted by joesmith20
Lower back PAIN normal MRI
I got hurt on the job in May. I had several MRI's done. My neck MRI had a lot of damage to it. They...More
Posted by stallionette2229

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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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