A 55-year-old member asked:
What are options with degenerative disc disease?
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Dr. Thomas Dowling answered
39 years experience in Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Multiple : If no pain, don't worry about it otherwise: exercise, keep your weight down and do not smoke if you have that habit. Sometimes use of medication can be indicated ranging from over the counter to prescription ones. Getting a good night's sleep in a decent mattress can help.
Answered on Jan 18, 2014
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