Welcome, Friend!

It looks like you're new here. If you want to get involved, click one of these buttons!

advertisement

Quick Start Forum Video Tutorial

    Forum-Tutorial-Screenshot
Protect anonymity
We strongly suggest that members do not include their email addresses. Once that is published , your email address is available to anyone on the internet , including hackers.

Notice
All discussions and comments that contain an external URL will be automatically moved to the spam queue. No external URL pointing to a medical web site is permitted. Forum rules also indicate that you need prior moderator approval. If you are going to post an external URL, contact one of the moderators to get their approval.
There are no medical professionals on this forum side of the site. Therefore, no one is capable or permitted to provide any type of medical advice.
This includes any analysis, interpretation, or advice based on any diagnostic test

The main site has all the formal medical articles and videos for you to research on.
advertisement

AM I too Young???

advertisement
2

Comments

  • dilaurodilauro ConnecticutPosts: 13,249
    squirrelypox said:

    "lots of people have back pain. You are young so yours can't be that bad. You're just going to have to find a better way to deal with it."
    Ok, then how does that doctor recommend you to deal with it! I hate when I hear any one from the medical field or elsewhere say that because you are young , you shouldn't be having those problems. Spinal problems have never discriminated in terms of age. When there is a problem, there is a problem, if you are 13 or 83.

    Doctors need to put the appropriate action plans into place. Now that could vary from case to case. For some, it may mean a lot of physical therapy, for some, pain medications, for others, no medication, just exercise.

    But lets try to forget the age when it comes to the problem. How you can get your doctor to do that? I do not know. But I have heard this way too often and my response has always been, Then perhaps its time to seek a second opinion and/or doctor
    Ron DiLauro Veritas-Health Forums Manager
    I am not a medical professional. I comment on personal experiences 
Sign In or Register to comment.