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Welcome to Spine-health's active forums for people with back and neck pain. We provide these forums to you so you can learn from and support one another in your spine health journey.

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24137 Feeling old at 48
by caroline2
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For understanding, managing, and coping with all manners of chronic pain.
47617 What am I...
by endpain
1 hour 18 min ago
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Discuss lower back pain, pain management, preventive advice and more. .
27784 L5-S1 MRI says...
by Andy_85
3 hours 12 min ago
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For neck pain and cervical spine disorders and treatments.
37087 EMG Questions
by Dulcedumbre
1 hour 44 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
1802 Misery loves my...
by Michelle87
11 hours 50 min ago
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For all types of leg pain and sciatica, including diagnosis and treatments.
15398 Sciatic
by Milliep
3 hours 43 min ago
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For pain in the upper region of the spine below the cervical region.
6277 Thoracic pain...
by devondumpling
3 hours 23 min ago
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For discussions focused on arthritis.
1559 Osteoarthritis...
by caroline2
1 day 7 hours ago
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Discuss your experiences with degenerative disc disease.
4290 2nd surgery
by Hurtsmore
1 hour 27 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.
1219 Two ER troops in...
by dilauro
08/13/2015 - 7:34am
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Discuss osteoporosis and fractures - treating, preventing, posture, pain relief, surgery, caregiving.
305 T12 unstable...
by annacm95
08/20/2015 - 7:37pm
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Talk about scoliosis symptoms, management, treatments, and surgical options here.
1281 49 degrees...
by heiden01
18 hours 17 min ago
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Talk about your experience with lumbar and cervical spinal stenosis.
3675 back and bowel...
by Savage
08/22/2015 - 9:56pm
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Discussions about conditions not previously covered
3241 Progression of...
by Ranchhand
19 hours 34 min ago
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For discussions on chiropractic, acupuncture, massage, diet and nutrition, and other non-medical treatments.
1782 anyone ever heard...
by caroline2
08/24/2015 - 2:27pm
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Discussions about surgical treatment options and recovery.
95668 ACDF Surgery Gone...
by tfduffy
19 min 46 sec ago
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Share your experiences and knowledge of pain management programs and techniques, including pain pumps, spinal cord stimulators, etc.
10362 Medial Branch...
by Motor1
13 hours 51 min ago
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Discuss and share information on various medications, side effects, dosages, and other considerations.
19199 Lyrica, expensive...
by discodave
10 hours 50 min 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.
13398 ALIF, PLIF L4,L5...
by adgttu
7 hours 28 min ago
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Discussions and experiences on using Spinal Cord Stimulation (SCS) devices.
5907 SCS Trial Pain
by darby01
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Discussion of spinal injections, such as epidural steroid injections, facet injections, etc.
4551 Nerve block after...
by Liz
1 day 9 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.
8011 L5/S1 discectomy...
by Modo
3 hours 13 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.
8321 PLIF L4/L5-S1 and...
by im_sen2x
14 hours 58 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.
2261 Going Gluten Free...
by caroline2
08/23/2015 - 12:09pm
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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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For questions and advice about workers compensation, health insurance, social security disability, and medicare & medicaid coverage.
3678 I cannot get...
by dilauro
22 hours 44 min ago
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For all things emotional/psychological you want to talk about--anxiety, stress, relationship issues, etc.
7611 those of you who...
by CherylC
08/24/2015 - 9:23am
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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.
2227 I can't sleep...
by TamelaUgarte
08/19/2015 - 3:01pm
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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.
962 Nicotine Withdrawal
by Liz
08/03/2015 - 3:00am
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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.
431 Positive...
by holmessr
1 day 21 hours ago
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Share your success story or recent accomplishment(s). Walked up the stairs today? Share the joy!
1864 Internal...
by Kate Ngilanca M...
08/04/2015 - 10:48am
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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.
4860 Airline Traveling...
by Maureen E.
08/22/2015 - 2:03pm
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Suggestions to help improve the forum? Not sure how to do something? Here's the place.
1970 Lower lumbar...
by Savage
08/19/2015 - 4:15pm
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Topics in this forum will be used to: Make general announcements, Broadcast information to all members, Announce Changes
2503 Providing Medical...
by dilauro
8 hours 16 min ago
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