Skip to content


Sort by:
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
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
Posted by krtwd

Take the Poll

My lower back rhizotomy gave me pain relief.
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

Helpful Tips

Making the Most of Your Doctor Visit #2Expert
Here are the rest of the suggestions (had to break into to two parts due to the character limits) 5. Make sure that all records ... More
Was this Helpful?
31 of 45 found this helpful

Related Drug Reviews

  • Drug Name User Reviews

Report Problems With Your Medications to the FDA

FDAYou are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

For more information, visit the Duke Health Spine Center