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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
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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
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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
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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
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Flat Back Syndrome & Chronic Pain
Hello and thank you for any information of direction you share from your experience. I had a bone...More
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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
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Back Pain
Does anyone else take Cymbalta to ease chronic back pain? Do you have problems if you miss a dose?
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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
low back pain
I have had 3 different injections into facets, radio frequency for spinal stenosis, djd, bulging disc. Also...More
Posted by Anon_18711
Working full-time with chronic pain & withdrawal
I work full-time, yet deal with severe chronic pain & constant withdrawal. I seem to go from pill to pill,...More
Posted by spaceart
Cold and Storms
My dear friends, I live in the desert and whine when it gets cloudy and the temps drop to the 60's. I hope...More
Posted by dianer01
physical exam info...would appreciate input
My name is Debbie - 68 years old CONCLUSIONS ON EXAM JAN 2 2015 from neurologist report = I noted...More
Posted by morning63
Fractured 4th vertebrae in lumbar
Hello my dad fractured his 4th vertebrae in the lumbar section. He is going to have surgery soon. I assume this a...More
Posted by matt2
L5/S1 Surgery to be? Or not to be?
Hello all. ...More
Posted by xocarmenox
finger nails
my finger nails are growng at a unnormal rate
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Lumbar Fusion On The Horizon
Hi All, Just needing to connect with folks going thru the same pain as I. I am a 60 year old woman. I had...More
Posted by An_260783
2003 fusion pain
Hello all. April 24, 2004 changed my life. I was in an ATV accident and sustained an L3 burst fracture. This...More
Posted by karen372
laminectomy
I had an injury at work,finally after 6 months I had surgery before christmas, I was looking for anyone who...More
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