Has anyone had an electric stimulator put into your spine & does it help? I have spondylosis, osteoarthritis & degenerative disc disease. My doctors want me to get this due to damaged nerve pain. Thank you.
Do you have a pain pump?does it help?can you loose driving privileges with a pain pump?
I'm 73 yo female healthy all of my life until my legs started aching and back pain became regular. I was recently dx'ed with SA. I have just started Humira. Also take methotrexate and prefnisone. At the the same time have come to need hip replacement. Having these 2 together, it's hard to separate which pain is from which ailment. My muscles are constantly aching, especially my legs. Getting into bed is a nightmare. I'm walking with a cane or in a wheelchair. I feel devastated, crying a lot and… read more
Currently I am finding it very difficult to articulate myself. I know in my head the point I want to make, but cannot seem to get the correct words out.
I tend to use 100 words when 10 would be suffice. This issue has gotten so much worse in the last 12 months.
I see people zoning out when I am speaking and I know it’s my own fault, but it’s having an impact where I am starting to isolate myself.
When I stand for a while my right foot burns on the bottom in the pad area just below the toes. The burning feels like I’m standing on a fire. I have been to a podiatrist and have had never conduction studies but the best answer the give me is that it is neuropathy. And unfortunately there is nothing in het can do ! I am thinking about making appointment with or to surgeon to see what they come up with. It gets so severe . If anyone has had this experience and found something that has worked… read more
I'm hoping someone can point me in the right direction. I have Spondylolisthesis as well as spinal stenosis and some facet problems
For the last 3 weeks I have been bent over..90°..the only way I can walk without pain...and then I still have pain, as I can't walk long in that position
I've had pain in my back...but never his excruciating. And I have never had to walk bent over to alleviate pain.
I've been to the Chiropractor, PT, did dry needling.. in fact...at the… read more
has anyone had lower back sugery recently and have nerve damage and have big knots come up in lower back?