Only because so many people who first get hit with some form of spinal problem go into this mode. Here you are doing find and then all of a sudden
you get hit with some problem. You were going full speed, 100mph, and now all of a sudden, the brakes are on and you are now at 05mph!
Its over! Isnt it???
No, I know that its a major shock, both physically and emotionally. Fortunately spinal problems have become so common and their treatments are getting
to be pretty common that whatever situation you have, with the proper doctor and with your work, things can work out in your favor.
So many people that have spinal problems for the first time really do not understand where it came from and what should be done. The best thing to do is
to see your primary care physician and take it from there. You will want to see a spinal specialist. They can setup diagnostic tests, coordinatte conservative treatments and provide you with medications to make you comfortable.
Sure, you can read many horror stories about the pain, lack of medications, etc.
There are a three ingredients that are mandatory for a long term success for a spinal problem.
- Having a doctor that you trust and both of you have confidence in each other
- Having a support system, hopefully loved ones in your house
- Having a positive outlook and you can do anything attitude
As an extra, you have us, Spine-Health. We will try to help you each step along the way.
You can live a long happy and productive life with spinal problems. You may be impacted a bit, but that should never stop you.....