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21416 Surgery/injections
by Stevens_95
15 hours 6 min ago
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For understanding, managing, and coping with all manners of chronic pain.
by scinmyheart
54 min 40 sec ago
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Discuss lower back pain, pain management, preventive advice and more with the Spine-health patient community. .
23383 degenerative disc...
by Rickilalas
2 min 20 sec ago
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For neck pain and cervical spine disorders and treatments.
33829 Cervical Neck...
by GEO147
45 min 47 sec 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)
1428 where to get an...
by EnglishGirl
1 day 15 hours ago
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For all types of leg pain and sciatica, including diagnosis and treatments.
13498 Foot drop recovery.
by Debbied67
1 hour 7 min ago
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For pain in the upper region of the spine below the cervical region.
5494 new member but...
by medano
20 hours 54 min ago
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For discussions focused on arthritis.
1442 Joint pain in legs
by sandi
08/26/2014 - 12:09pm
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Discuss your experiences with degenerative disc disease.
3924 19 Years old with...
by Lcochran4
08/28/2014 - 7:32am
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Discuss your experiences with this muscular pain syndrome and how you treat and cope with its variety of symptoms.
1131 Butran Patches
by mcjimjam
6 hours 7 min ago
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Discuss osteoporosis and fractures - treating, preventing, posture, pain relief, surgery, caregiving.
270 n/a
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Talk about scoliosis symptoms, management, treatments, and surgical options here.
1056 Adult spinal...
by Liz
08/22/2014 - 2:20am
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Talk about your experience with lumbar and cervical spinal stenosis.
3275 LSS, DDD, and...
by sandi
08/22/2014 - 11:14am
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Discussions about conditions not previously covered
2870 MS! Are You...
by holly1939
1 day 11 hours ago
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For discussions on chiropractic, acupuncture, massage, diet and nutrition, and other non-medical treatments.
1579 decompression...
by daviezmom
08/25/2014 - 11:04am
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Discussions about surgical treatment options and recovery.
89438 Neck surgery gone...
by RAS
32 min 24 sec ago
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Share your experiences and knowledge of pain management programs and techniques, including pain pumps, spinal cord stimulators, etc.
9678 Aquatic Therapy
by EMS Guy
08/26/2014 - 2:13pm
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Discuss and share information on various medications, side effects, dosages, and other considerations.
17056 Are you suddenly...
by chrisp
6 min 7 sec 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.
9909 Reherniation or...
by Spiny_Malone
1 hour 52 min ago
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Discussions and experiences on using Spinal Cord Stimulation (SCS) devices.
5526 Just had a...
by Liz
08/28/2014 - 6:08am
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Discussion of spinal injections, such as epidural steroid injections, facet injections, etc.
4124 ESI and Facet...
by Nick_Murphy
15 hours 45 min 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.
6655 shoulder replacement
by ADRJen
35 min 52 sec 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.
7803 One of these...
by Ranchhand
1 day 4 hours 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.
2225 Fish oil
by mcjimjam
08/01/2014 - 7:50pm
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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.
2121 Lifting weights...
by Ranger
13 hours 17 min ago
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For questions and advice about workers compensation, health insurance, social security disability, and medicare & medicaid coverage.
3532 disability
by sandi
08/17/2014 - 11:15am
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For all things emotional/psychological you want to talk about--anxiety, stress, relationship issues, etc.
7341 A Time for walking
by kinpain
17 hours 16 min ago
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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.
2146 Opiods and Sleep...
by Rosie1124
08/27/2014 - 7:54pm
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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.
948 e cigarettes anyone?
by wildflower58
08/28/2014 - 12:02am
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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.
450 Ok, I can no...
by holly1939
1 day 11 hours ago
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Share your success story or recent accomplishment(s). Walked up the stairs today? Share the joy!
1854 PAIN FREE!!!
by tom.paterson72
08/26/2014 - 8:29pm
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For jokes, funny anecdotes, and other lighter topics.
3557 Have you had your...
by tom.paterson72
08/26/2014 - 8:39pm
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Connecting with others about topics that are not directly related to pain and treatments.
4939 Cheesy Poofs
by tom.paterson72
08/26/2014 - 8:35pm
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Suggestions to help improve the forum? Not sure how to do something? Here's the place.
1969 Myelogram pain
by Liz
08/16/2014 - 3:02pm
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Topics in this forum will be used to: Make general announcements, Broadcast information to all members, Announce Changes
2333 Responding to spam
by Liz
1 day 4 hours ago
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