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Neck and Back Pain Forums

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You are most welcome to our community -- please introduce yourself to other members.
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by IamMonkeyDLuffy
4 hours 30 min ago
 
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For understanding, managing, and coping with all manners of chronic pain.
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44499 Just found out I...
by Greg1978
7 hours 38 min ago
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Discuss lower back pain, pain management, preventive advice and more with the Spine-health patient community. .
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23696 Lumbar Herniated...
by Smiles1
7 hours 39 min ago
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For neck pain and cervical spine disorders and treatments.
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34089 Too young for...
by Ranger
10 hours 11 min ago
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NEW! – Discuss when lower back complaints might be caused by the sacroiliac joint, including symptoms from the lower spine to upper leg (Sponsored)
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1474 Need a little help.
by Liz
09/23/2014 - 3:26pm
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For all types of leg pain and sciatica, including diagnosis and treatments.
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13693 Suspected Sciatica
by L333777
1 hour 9 sec ago
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For pain in the upper region of the spine below the cervical region.
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by medano
7 hours 12 min ago
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For discussions focused on arthritis.
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1444 Arthritis - What...
by Proudmoore
09/10/2014 - 5:48am
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Discuss your experiences with degenerative disc disease.
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3953 upcoming surgery
by sandi
10 hours 18 min ago
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Discuss your experiences with this muscular pain syndrome and how you treat and cope with its variety of symptoms.
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1135 Why so much pain...
by EnglishGirl
09/15/2014 - 10:25pm
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Discuss osteoporosis and fractures - treating, preventing, posture, pain relief, surgery, caregiving.
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by Wafi
09/24/2014 - 1:59am
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Talk about scoliosis symptoms, management, treatments, and surgical options here.
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by Liz
09/23/2014 - 9:23am
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Talk about your experience with lumbar and cervical spinal stenosis.
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3329 Thoracic, Lumbar,...
by bigboy19815
09/25/2014 - 8:39am
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Discussions about conditions not previously covered
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2911 confusing...
by sandi
09/26/2014 - 10:02am
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For discussions on chiropractic, acupuncture, massage, diet and nutrition, and other non-medical treatments.
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1592 liquid nitric...
by sandi
1 day 17 hours ago
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Discussions about surgical treatment options and recovery.
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by Smiles1
8 hours 12 min ago
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Share your experiences and knowledge of pain management programs and techniques, including pain pumps, spinal cord stimulators, etc.
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9737 Rehab and drugs
by sandi
09/25/2014 - 9:03am
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Discuss and share information on various medications, side effects, dosages, and other considerations.
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by mcjimjam
1 day 2 hours ago
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Many people have asked about what to expect after surgery. Let's use this new forum topics to discuss Recovery.
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10263 Next operation on...
by Maximummy
11 min 31 sec ago
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Discussions and experiences on using Spinal Cord Stimulation (SCS) devices.
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5550 SCS or another...
by CLB
09/26/2014 - 10:05am
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Discussion of spinal injections, such as epidural steroid injections, facet injections, etc.
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4197 Facet joint...
by sandi
1 day 20 hours ago
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Meet up with other patients scheduled for spine surgery the same month as you. This forum is intended to offer advice and support to members who do not want to experience spine surgery alone.
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by April
8 hours 33 min ago
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Dealing with pain everyday is depressing. Here's the place to talk about it, commiserate, and ask for help when you need it.
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7858 Ready to give up.
by sandi
10 hours 36 min ago
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Eating healthy and losing weight can sometimes help back pain. Talk about your efforts to eat right and maintain a healthy weight.
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by sandi
09/16/2014 - 1:27pm
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Discuss the exercises that help you to relieve back pain, give tips, and find motivation to get back into daily living.
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2140 Can I run post...
by greggva
09/21/2014 - 9:55am
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For questions and advice about workers compensation, health insurance, social security disability, and medicare & medicaid coverage.
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3548 Lumbar fusion...
by tran92
09/23/2014 - 6:22pm
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For all things emotional/psychological you want to talk about--anxiety, stress, relationship issues, etc.
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7363 The Perfection of...
by Ranchhand
09/23/2014 - 4:14pm
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Pain makes it difficult to sleep, and lack of sleep makes the pain worse. Discuss and share advice on how to get a good night's sleep here.
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If you've tried to quit smoking but can't, you aren't alone. Discuss your plans to quit and share your successes (and frustrations) with others.
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949 e cigarettes anyone?
by Fused _Frogs
09/21/2014 - 3:38am
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What actions and plans can you do after your surgery or if you are not a candidate for surgery to stay as pain free as possible.
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Share your success story or recent accomplishment(s). Walked up the stairs today? Share the joy!
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1857 2 month post op
by kinpain
09/27/2014 - 1:18pm
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For jokes, funny anecdotes, and other lighter topics.
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Connecting with others about topics that are not directly related to pain and treatments.
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by oldwatergirl
09/21/2014 - 12:52am
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Suggestions to help improve the forum? Not sure how to do something? Here's the place.
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by Liz
09/15/2014 - 8:14am
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Topics in this forum will be used to: Make general announcements, Broadcast information to all members, Announce Changes
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2347 Why try to fool...
by dilauro
09/27/2014 - 12:20am
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