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A 28-year-old female asked:

I was a firefighter/paramedic for 10 years- multiple back strains/sprains. is it more likely ill feel labor in my back?

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Dr. Thomas Dowling
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 40 years experience
No: As long as you have no chronic, ongoing issues and are staying in shape in terms of your weight and regular exercise as well as not smoking, you are not at any higher risk.

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