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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
Thoracic Back Pain
Looking for advice on upper thoracic back pain. I've been suffering from this pain for almost 5 months now...More
Posted by kgirl69
Constant lower back pain
I have had lower back problems after being rear ended at 55 mph about 10 years ago. I have been through...More
Posted by Thomas247
I had RFA last year and it only helped me for several weeks. I do not know if it was the practitioner or...More
Posted by catsmeow55
No Libido After Cervical Epidural Injection
I have moderate disc degeneration, arthritis, and scoliosis in my cervical spine. A pain doc suggested a...More
Posted by niffer71
At Witts End
I had a 360 Spinal Fusion on the lower back in 2008. Since then I have had constant pain. Two years ago I...More
Posted by dawn1328
Cervical fusion & headaches
2 months ago I had anterior Cervical fusion surgery, since the operation I have been woken up numerous times...More
Posted by cyndidee
Shots - UGH
Hey Everyone >> Just thought I would give you all an update. So my surgeon wants me to have injections...More
Posted by jm1960
Its been way too long - back pain to leg
hello - glad to be part of the board. My story - my first back issue was in high school playing football....More
Posted by justjoe015
Still no surgery
Hello, Just giving an update on my spinal arachnoid cyst. It has been several years now and the cyst...More
Posted by maggieslooking
Advice for pain management for back pain
6 years ago I had a car accident which resulted in a crushed T3, 4, 5 and 7, all are stable except the L5. I...More
Posted by An_259638
Pain Medications
I would like to know if anyone has experience with the following drugs for chronic low back pain. Not sure if...More
Posted by darrencl
Chronic Back Pain Treatments & Advice
I have had back issues for years. About 9 years ago I was put on a pain management regiment with 100mg...More
Posted by darrencl
I'm not good with words so bare with me. I have DDS, Sciatica and spinal Stenosis since 2011. Lumbar Discetomy...More
Posted by mikef37
Looking for advice
I started having back pain in Nov 2011. Since that time I have been through chiropractic care, physical...More
Posted by valeriana438
Constant electrical current shocks, even after spi...
I have had, & still am experiencing, what another individual named dawngri posted. Desperate for...More
Posted by yankeetanker76
Ache when laying down
I Don't know if any of you can help me. Im 20 yr old male. Every night when i go to bed I lie down flat. I get a...More
Posted by am7178
Degenerated Disk Disease
My mom is 47 (almost 48) and she was diagnosed with Degenerated Disk Disease at age 33. Over the years her...More
Posted by mommab89
Herniated Discs, Sciatica, and Scoliosis
Hi everyone, I've spent the evening paging through the discussion threads, and I have to say, I've learned so...More
Posted by kghoerth
Hi, Recently, I have been getting sharp pains on the backside of my head on the right-hand side. I have two...More
Posted by An_259573
I Want A New Hip For Christmas
Hello, everyone. As our regular members are aware, I had x-rays of my hips earlier this year and it is...More
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Posted by davedsel2
Had Back Infusion L5 S1 it's been a month have a s...
I am a month out from my surgery. My back feels better but I have left leg pains cramping and I feel sick...More
Posted by mcconnell0005
MRI Results of Back Help
Just received my MRI and need to wait 2 weeks for my follow up appointment. Can anyone help me read the results...More
Posted by geoff09
lower back pain
I have degenerative disc disease. Are there any exercises that will help with this condition?
Posted by An_259450
Leg Spasm upper and lower
I am 3 years out from lower back surgery. I was paralyzed for eight months afterwards. I was told nerve...More
Posted by ginnymcc1953
Chronic low back pain
I've been having low back pain for a little over a year now, I started by going to the dr for him to just...More
Posted by kalhens90

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MRI Results of Back Help
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