I had a herniated disc for 5 months before I finally got a discectomy. In the month prior to surgery, I tried many different ways (including various painkillers) to get relief from the pain. Here's insights from my experience that might help any discussions you're having with your medical provider.
Nerve root injections can be the next step to pain relief if physiotherapy fails. Nerve root injection is nothing to be afraid of. Here's personal account of a nerve-root injection procedure.
All images provided by Spondylitis Association of America. A non profit making organisation. It is very important that you listen to the Hospital and stop the Humira if any infection should start. IMMEDIATELY! This is how an infection can spread...
I had absolutely no clue as to why despite going to doctors, but none of them gave the clue to my issue until my latest spinal doctor. He pressed on my lower back my Sijoint was very, very sore when he pressed on it, and he remarked that it could be part of all of my issues with pain.
Proper body mechanics will help you prevent back injury. They will also keep your aching back healthier. Learn the basics of proper body mechanics.
Do you have a bulging disc in the lower back? Bad low back pain? Burning low back pain? I found the best medicine for my lower back injury. An inversion table healed my achy back. I did it without drugs or surgery. Here is how I did it, and you might do it, too, by following my approach.
Modern life leaves many of us with aching muscles and joints and this is especially so as we get older. This blend of essential oils will help to relieve this condition. In addition dietary and herbs can help. The application of the oils by massage give direct relief to the underlying muscle.
The symptoms of spina bifida differ from person to person. Here is the life expectancy, pictures, causes, types, diagnosis and treatment of this disorder.
Find 4 reasons for your backaches, back-pain, or back discomfort. Learn how to appreciate and keep your spine healthy and long lived.
Neck Osteoarthritis is a condition that affects most people over 40 to some degree. For most the degradation of the cervical spine produces manageable pain. There are specific protocols followed when diagnosing the condition and the treatment options are variable depending on the degree of pain...