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61 and trying to find a quality to life
Ok...will try to be succinct but gonna be a bit tough... Border line diabetic- usually read 7.1-6.8....More
Posted by An_260165
A long update on me
I know it's been awhile since I last posted an update - been going through a lot lately. Been having...More
It is my prayer that you have a Blessed Day in all that you do. ~~~Debbie~~~
Posted by debs_bears
serious pain
Sooooo,i was walking upstairs with a bag that weighs roughly around 7 pounds. I switch it over to my other hand...More
Posted by ericm87
Questions
Hello, I had Anterior Cervical Diskectomy C4-5 and C5-6 on October 20. I really have 2 questions: 1. Right...More
Posted by kimit311
Bridge exercise for lower back pain
I've suffered for years from mild lower back pain - nothing severe but a nagging steady pain. Someone...More
Posted by MTMan121882
Severe Lower back/butt/leg cramps after ALIF
Hi, My husband had dual ANTERIOR LUMBAR INTERBODY FUSION Sept 17th. The last 5 days he has experienced...More
Posted by christy167
Lower back pain is ridiculous
Hello everyone. Back over the 4th of July weekend, I injured my back by lifting a carpet shampooer and...More
Posted by ewells101475
Hey Everyone - Update
Hope everyone is having low pain days/nites especially with the way the temps are going up/down - ugh hate...More
Posted by jm1960
Back Pain during workouts
I tend to get back pain a lot during workouts. Is there a way to help negate this? It tends to happen...More
Posted by chrisa10376
Back Pain
I have pain underneath my rib cage on my back. I find that it hurts when I walk a lot. My doctor things...More
Posted by nicoleashley26
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
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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

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