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Back Neck and Spinal Pain

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Spinal pain and neck pain are commonly experienced. These can be a result of muscle strain or infection, which eventually heal with time. However, prolonged pain may be an indication of a serious health problem.
Shooting pains in the back are usually from muscle spasms. If you get the pain when you twist, turn, bend over, or lift something heavy, it's most likely muscle spasms... I would expect you to also have tender areas, and even "knots" where the muscles are spasming. Since you didn't indicate shooting...
Yes, it's very normal. Actually, it is to be expected. Aches and pains are symptoms of pre-menstrual stress, which occurs about a week (sometimes 2) before your period. It's nothing to worry about, although it does cause some very bad aches, especially in the lower stomach. Tylenol, Advil, Pamprin,...
Use ice for injuries to calm down any damaged tissues that are  inflamed or swollen.   Use heat for sore muscles, chronic pain and stress.
== Answer ==   Arthritis. See a doctor, or take OTC analgesics, see if that helps.   You could also use an ointment called ''nerve and bone''. to massage your joints.
For temporary relief use voltaren gel/tablets or pain killers like  panadol.   If the pain persists after a couple of days or worsens, visit your  PHYSIO to find the underlying cause and proper treatment.
Serious neck pain? See your chiropractor! Otherwise it's most often  due to a muscle strain or spinal misalignment. X-rays will show  your exact alignment; if you are not straight up and down from the  front or have a nice C-curve when looking at a side view, then you  may have some nerve...
Neural foraminal stenosis is a condition in which a spinal nerve is  compressed, causing pain and numbness of the lower back or the  neck. It can be caused by herniated or bulging discs, bone spurs,  or collapse of the spinal disc space.
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If you are having pain 20 days after your period this could be  ovulation. It could also be an ovarian cyst causing you pain.
You should go to your gyno right away! Anything out of the ordinary should always be checked out and if you wait it might get worse.
I'm feeling the same but im not sure if its my mind playing tricks on me or not or whether im thinking about being pregnant too much
My right and left side of my back is starting to have pain and i never drink and water could it be my kidneys?
      The following set of exercises is from the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons website... Please copy and paste the web address into your browser:     http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/topic.cfm?topic=A00302     Do those exercises that you can perform without much pain...
Likely expected backache associated with carrying your child to term. Try conservative measures like heat packs, positional changes. Delivery likely curative.
Type your answer here... if i have lower back pain and lower stomach pains and gassy alot does that mean i could be pregnant??
    Usually it is caused my muscle spasms... If it occurs with bending, twisting or lifting heavy items, or if you have a tender area there, that's your best bet...
The glucosamine sulfate in Instaflex Joint Support is a component  in the matrix of cartilage and the synovial fluid in the joints.   Consult your physician before taking Instaflex to determine any  potential complications.   Read more:  http://www.consumerhealthdigest.com/joint-pain...
There could be many things my first suggestion would be to ring the Swine Flu Helpline: 0800 1 513 513 in the UK. But if not I would visit your GP.The symptoms you've described can indicate many medical conditions, including meningitis. Taken together they are serious warning signals. If you or...
Yes it does, ever since I have been taking adderall I notice back pains, take tylonel.
The biggest concern I have is a saddle thrombus - a large blood clot that has lodged at the end of the aorta and is blocking blood flow to the hind limbs. If this has occurred, you should take your cat to the vet immediately.
  I have the same problem and i have to popit or manipulate it for any relief. But i started seeing a chiropracter who uses the activator treatment. It really works. If you can find one that uses that treatment. Dont hesitate to try it out.-Shocker  
The best way to relieve back pain caused by calcification is with  magnesium and sodium thiosulfate. Magnesium may even decrease  calcification.
Answer In some women yes. Answer Lower back aches are more common later in pregnancy. Not necessarily. It can also be a sign of your period. Or it can just be a random problem, like you're not sleeping well, or even your stressed. Yes, it can be. However, back pain doesn't usually occur until...
Yes, my uncle is the inventor of the back joy and he gave me one for free, it really does.
Its hard to be 100% sure by just looking at it sometimes. If you  had an injury or direct trauma to the area and there is swelling,  pain, difficulty weight bearing, these MIGHT indicate a fracture.  You don't always see a deformity.   If your toe is twisted or out of normal alignment, don't...
nether excidrin back and body and heat pads if needed
Many things can cause those symptoms for examples, Ulcers, appendicitis, pancreatis, kidney infection, gall stones, or if you have a serious fall recently something call caudo equina. look these up and if the pain gets worse go to the ER
If by back pain you mean backaches then yes it is a symptom of pregnancy. It usually happens at the beginning but can go throughout the whole pregnancy.
  == Answer ==   i was in a car accident and went back to work but i continued to see a dr for my pain.  i filed for social security disability and was approved over 2 years after my accident.
I always end up with neck pain after using ibuprofen.
It's possible, but it depends on what type of diet pills you are taking. If this is happening to you, I would see a doctor. I also suggest not taking diet pills since it can lead to a heart attack or stroke. Just exercise, eat healthy foods, and get good rest, and you should be fine. =)
Have you tried spinal manipulation? Spinal manipulation, often refered to as a chiropractic adjustment, is the specialty of doctors of chiropractic (DC), but is also increasingly being performed by doctors of osteopathy and physiotherapists, especially as research continues to show areas where...
To understand non-dermatomal, you must first understand what a dermatome is.  A dermatome is the region of skin that is perceived by a particular nerve root level.  Nerve roots come off of the entire length of the spinal cord.  These nerve roots are named by their region and their number from the...
I get regular lower back pain's i think they're in my kidneys because i drink so much and if so should i stop drinking?I get regular lower back pains. I think the pains are in my kidneys because i drink so much. If this is so should I stop drinking?Yes, quit drinking.
It may be a kidney infection. Drink a lot of water or cranberry juice to flush your kidneys. If it continues contact your doctor.
there are many reasons for back pain - wow, a unique answer! first: i would say, from lifting too heavy weights or making too wide moves. second: from a wrong pose while sitting, standing etc. third: by ventilation or a bad ground during sleep. ventilation is my favorite! for more reasons or...
Some women get back pain during or near menstruation. However, your  back pain doesn't necessarily have anything to do with the fact  that you're female. It could be caused by strained or stiff  muscles, overwork, Sleeplessness, sleeping funny, injuries, UTI  (Urinary tract infection), PID ...
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  == Answer ==   Chronic diseases are those which have a prolonged duration and pain perception may not be severe e.g. arthritis.   Acute disease have sudden onset and degree of pain is to a severe extent. 
  Yes, lidoderm can be used for upper back pain.
yes you can as diclofenac is not paracetamol based. Although take care as they are both stong painkillers in their own rightAddendum: Dicoflenac is an anti-inflammatory, not an analgesic (painkiller). However, the reduction of inflammation will usually reduce pain.
if your sure the blood is from your urine, it could be a kidney stone trying to pass through which i hear is very painfull for most. Especially if the back pain is on one side of your back.
  Could be Kidney infection? Just a suggestion
Yes, regular use of an inversion table might actually reduce your  back pain. It could also irritate this so you would just have to  experiment.
\nYes, they could. Poorly fitting shoes, or improper walking due to shoes that don't give proper weight-bearing distribution could certainly cause low back pain..\n. \nThe only way to determine whether they are the problem, or not, would be to wear a well-made pair of shoes for several weeks and...
While there are many diagnoses and reasons that are commonly given to explain the cause of lower back pain and how it starts, the most fundamental and primary reason for painful problems of the back is soft tissue inflammation. Soft tissue inflammation is the basic mechanism by which pressure and...
what cause lower back pain to move to hip
yes that is my first time ive ben pregnet 3 times on my 4th and i have very bad cramps and the belly and back about a week or more before my missed period it is a good sign that its implanted
Your back is a complex structure made up of bones, muscles, nerves and joints, so pinpointing the exact cause of the pain can often be difficult.Back pain can be triggered by everyday activities at home and at work, or it can develop gradually over time as a result of sitting, standing or lifting...
Answer  Depends... The possibilities include hernia [yes... hernia], muscle spasms, kidney pain, colon cancer, possibly diverticular pain [that would be really rare] and kidney stones.
Yes, you might have some spinal issues. You should go to the doctors and get check out.
If you are suffering from daily neck pain for a year, definitely see your doctor for a physical or see a chiropractor. The pain may be the result incorrect posture or improper sleeping position, which is putting pressure on your neck. The pain may be caused by a pinched nerve or compressed...
One view:It may be the suboccipital pain.One view:I was told mine was a build up of uric acid around my muscles and joints. One view: There are a lot of muscles behind and around your shoulder blades. There are also muscles between your shoulder blade (scapula) and your spine that can be in...
Yes I don't doubt it. They write on the board and read from textbooks or look down at desks from a standing position all day long. They carry around bags full of papers and teaching materials slung over one shoulder. They sit in odd positions at oddly designed workstations crammed into corners. They...
  sounds like a severe kidney infection- depending on the length of time this had been going on. I would recommend following up with your primary care physician immediately, as kidney infetions only progress and get worse over time.
I have problem with my right foot, and the pain is in the right side.
um it might be your testies..ever thought of that?
No. Look for other signs such as no or an unusual period, nausea, increased urination, and a general sense of feeling different or unwell. Test with a home test around the time your period would have been due.   As for the back pains, it would be wise to seek a medical opinion as to what is the...
You could do, but it is most likely unrelated to the pregnancy, because back pain in pregnancy normally only occurs in later stages of pregnancy when the baby is heavy and causing a lot of strain on the body
  The symptoms suggest it to be compression of a nerve. Usually sciatic nerve under pressure is called sciatica.   If it is not unbearable, if the patient is not too old, if the patient is otherwise healthy and if X ray findings do ot suggest a prolapsed disc or do not call for immediate...
There is never a way to predict exactly when you will have the baby, but severe back pain can certainly be an indication of labor, which could last anywhere from a couple hours to a couple days. I had back labor (DREADFUL), which started as a severe lower back pain at 4:00am. I had to go to the...
  == Answer ==   Excercise like you normally would. Even if you target a specific place, it will not help. Might as well work a place with little fat, such as the shoulders, to add muscle which will burrn fat.
Your radiology report is basically saying that you've got a small bulge (herniation) at the disk between the 4th and 5th lumbar vertebrae (the most common problem area for most people, including myself) at the back (posterior) of the disk. The foramina are the holes/spaces between the vertebrae in...
if you are not flying a plane within 24 hours. try a small bottle of tonic water with quinine. the quinine in the tonic water settles down cramps almost instantly. If you have no tonic around, try rubbing the nail on your big toe.
Is it normal to have back pain and stomach pain at 19 weeks?
In male patients problems the prostate can refer pain to the lower back. If the pain is from trying to urinate the problem could be due to inflammed or abnormal prostate. If the same pain presents when bearing down to pass a bowel movement then the problem is most likely spinal in nature. The only...
  A strained or pulled muscle, you may also have sciatica, a trip to the chiropracter would be a good idea.
Yes! An extensive reviewof the literature concluded that as many as 17% of nurses will have back pain at any given time (point prevalence), there is a 40-50% chance that a nurse will have back pain in any given year (annual prevalence), and up to an 80% chance that a nurse will have backpain in his...
It's probably your syatic nerve. It gets pinched when your pregnant and the pain and run down your leg when your in certain positions too, could just be where the baby is laying
Sitting on the floor is an expression of humility before the Guru. Furthermore, it also makes people feel equal and allows each person to choose a place suitable for him/her. While sitting on the floor, one can enjoy Kirtan with greater concentration than while sitting in chairs or on benches. It...
      If you are an elderly person and have this problem, it could mean that you have an enlarged prostate that is blocking the urine from coming out and the urine is backing up into your kidneys and causing the back pain. If this was the case, I would expect you have to get up to pee...
It doesnt matter if it hit the window and lived. Its a bad omen. Same as if a bird gets into your house. It means someone close to you/in your family will pass soon, expected or not.
Do postural exercises to correct spinal alignment. For example, one  of the most common is head retraction exercises for forward head  carriage. The best way to see them is to google it!
Pains in you abdomen are common in pregnancy. I am a mother of four healthy beautifu children... but carrying theM was painful! As your stomach begins to expand and stretch to accomodate the little person inside of you, your own muscles are being stretched beyond their limits. this can be painful....
there are many reasons for back pain - wow, a unique answer! first: i would say, from lifting too heavy weights or making too wide moves. second: from a wrong pose while sitting, standing etc. third: by ventilation or a bad ground during sleep. ventilation is my favorite!
Yes you can. Especially constipation. That happend to me with my last two pregnancys and was always a sign for me...
  == Answer ==   Hello.     Yes you could be pregnant. You can do a home pregnancy test now and it will be accurate. Good luck.
  == Answer ==   Pain in the "tailbone", otherwise known as coccydynia ["pain in the tailbone"]reflects an inflammation of the coccyx. Can be a fracture if the patient fell on the tailbone. Can be seen in hard deliveries especially when the baby is quite large...   Treated by anti...