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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Dowling
39 years experience in Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Pain in the spine : Region like neck or lower back with some pain with prolonged positioning like sitting or change of position but better lying down or with exercises ro ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience in Neurology
Wear and tear: Since we are bipeds and walk upright, our discs support a great deal of pressure. Over time the support fibers (annulous fibrosis) may fray or split ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Weisman
35 years experience in Neurology
Yes: Living in florida and being 39 you can be developing osteoarthritis of the spine. You can tell from plain x-rays. Are the vertebral bodies getting clo ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience in Neurology
Wear and tear: Since we are bipeds and walk upright, our discs support a great deal of pressure. Over time the support fibers (annulous fibrosis) may fray or split ... Read More
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