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You are most welcome to our community -- please introduce yourself to other members.
22066 New and Looking...
by mrsdriehorst
7 hours 39 min ago
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For understanding, managing, and coping with all manners of chronic pain.
44912 Thoracic back pain
by Liz
3 hours 1 min ago
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Discuss lower back pain, pain management, preventive advice and more with the Spine-health patient community. .
24370 Bulging Disc/Weak...
by EnglishGirl
9 hours 55 min ago
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For neck pain and cervical spine disorders and treatments.
34459 Pain medication
by Ren24
10 hours 7 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)
1529 SI pain worse but...
by EnglishGirl
13 hours 40 min ago
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For all types of leg pain and sciatica, including diagnosis and treatments.
13927 Sciatica getting...
by paiki
17 min 19 sec ago
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For pain in the upper region of the spine below the cervical region.
5639 Does this look...
by Dothedew23
10 hours 6 min ago
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For discussions focused on arthritis.
1458 Hip Joint Hell
by sandi
19 hours 30 min ago
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Discuss your experiences with degenerative disc disease.
4025 Please explain my...
by EnglishGirl
8 hours 19 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.
1144 Hello I'm new
by sandi
11/07/2014 - 10:54am
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Discuss osteoporosis and fractures - treating, preventing, posture, pain relief, surgery, caregiving.
278 calcium and...
by Arlene Smith
11/17/2014 - 4:13am
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Talk about scoliosis symptoms, management, treatments, and surgical options here.
1120 daughter sick...
by essmoe29
11/11/2014 - 11:52pm
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Talk about your experience with lumbar and cervical spinal stenosis.
3404 Looking for...
by Spiny_Malone
5 hours 50 min ago
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Discussions about conditions not previously covered
2968 Does pain induce...
by Unique200123
11/19/2014 - 2:09am
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For discussions on chiropractic, acupuncture, massage, diet and nutrition, and other non-medical treatments.
1614 Prolotherapy
by masterfuji
11/13/2014 - 3:03pm
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Discussions about surgical treatment options and recovery.
90889 back to sports
by horselady21
1 hour 20 min ago
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Share your experiences and knowledge of pain management programs and techniques, including pain pumps, spinal cord stimulators, etc.
9860 Pain pump -...
by Liz
1 day 14 hours ago
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Discuss and share information on various medications, side effects, dosages, and other considerations.
17590 What other drug...
by Mauiripper
5 hours 36 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.
10628 Sports after ACDF...
by choco2013
3 hours 52 min ago
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Discussions and experiences on using Spinal Cord Stimulation (SCS) devices.
5578 Trigeminal Face Pain
by Winky44
11/12/2014 - 12:35pm
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Discussion of spinal injections, such as epidural steroid injections, facet injections, etc.
4255 Lower back injection
by EnglishGirl
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.
6989 Average time till...
by Jeff49
12 hours 29 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.
7898 Failed S1-L5...
by Brentaw
11/16/2014 - 9:12pm
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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.
2229 Need a 21 meal diet
by Mikethepike
10/26/2014 - 11:52am
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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.
2162 Can I run post...
by airborne-ranger72
1 day 22 hours ago
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For questions and advice about workers compensation, health insurance, social security disability, and medicare & medicaid coverage.
3568 SSDI
by sandi
11/17/2014 - 9:33am
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For all things emotional/psychological you want to talk about--anxiety, stress, relationship issues, etc.
7392 Haven't told my...
by Angry30
11/18/2014 - 6:15pm
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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.
2177 Sleeping Problems?
by RubenFogg
20 min 52 sec ago
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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.
953 e cigarettes anyone?
by Greg1978
10/25/2014 - 2:13pm
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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!
1859 Running /...
by sandi
10/10/2014 - 1:54pm
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For jokes, funny anecdotes, and other lighter topics.
3560 I'm on spine...
by Spiny_Malone
11/14/2014 - 9:08am
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Connecting with others about topics that are not directly related to pain and treatments.
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Suggestions to help improve the forum? Not sure how to do something? Here's the place.
2005 Undiagnosed leg pain
by blessednlife
11/12/2014 - 12:32pm
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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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by dilauro
1 day 11 hours ago
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