A 32-year-old female asked:
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why does my lower back hurt when i sleep on my stomach? (has only started to do this since giving birth a year ago)

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Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Positional: This position during sleep is probably putting too much strain on your lumbar area after several hours. A good,firm mattress and a different sleeping position are probably all you need to correct your problem.
Answered on Jul 26, 2015
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