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Is there a type of shoe or brand of shoe is best for someone who suffers from mid to lower back pain?

Is there a type of shoe or brand of shoe is best for someone who suffers from mid to lower back pain?

Really: Whatever is comfortable. A shoe with a stuff heel counter and small heel will help but may not be comfortable to you. ...Read more

Dr. Andrew Seibert
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Low Back Pain (Definition)

Low back pain is pain that occurs in the back above the buttock area and below the ribs. Low back pain can be sharp, dull, intermittent or constant. Pain can be at rest or associated with activity. Back pain can also be accompanied with pain that shoots or radiates down into the lower extremities or legs which is frequently ...Read more


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Lower back pain experience after wearing flat shoes all day?

Lower back pain experience after wearing flat shoes all day?

Very common: Try and wear supportive shoes or arch supports when you know you will stand for long periods of time... ...Read more

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Hi I picked up a heavy weight thing. I have lower back pain. Mostly when I try to wear shoes. What to do? Is needed massage? Thanks

Hi I picked up a heavy weight thing. I have lower back pain. Mostly when I try to wear shoes. What to do? Is needed massage? Thanks

Let me advice you: You may have slight sprain in your back and some massage therapy could help, but also you could have more than that, like a disc herniation, so be carefully if did not improved you should check it out. ...Read more

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My back aches in the am or after bending/pulling. But just standing in one place creates a specific lower back pain. Why? Could shoes fix?

My back aches in the am or after bending/pulling. But just standing in one place creates a specific lower back pain. Why? Could shoes fix?

LBP: Sounds like you may have lumbar spine joint degeneration issues notice if things like vacuuming sweeping bother you may be related to the joints in your lumbar spine called the "facet joints" if this is the case shoes won't make a difference, imaging ordered by your doctor can detect this ...Read more

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Is a lift to put in your shoe effective for low back pain?

Is a lift to put in your shoe effective for low back pain?

It can be: In patients with between 1/8" to1" leg length discrepency, appropriate use of heel lifts can go a long way in releaving back pain caused by the discrepency. ...Read more

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What's the best exercise (s) for lower back pain?

What's the best exercise (s) for lower back pain?

"Superman" exercises: Back injuries should always be checked by your doctor, especially if chronic or if one experiences symptoms down the legs. The superman exercise is ideal for strengthening the back muscles. Lie on your stomach, arms outstretched in front; lift the rt. Arm/shoulder and left leg/hip off the floor for 5 seconds, then repeat on the opposite side, do 12 sets, twice a day. See my back pain healthguide. ...Read more

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Best exercise to lower back pain?

See Physical Therapy: Most patients with low back pain will benefit by using physical therapy exercise for pain relief. It should be monitored by a physical therapist to ensure follow through and avoid problems. ...Read more

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What's the best way to end lower back pain?

What's the best way to end lower back pain?

Back pain: The back pain can be caused by muscle strain, spinal stenosis, ruptured disc, nerve impingement. .. The treatment depends on the cause of the pain. It can include physical therapy, exercise, medications, injections. .. Please seek help from a pain management doctor, you might benefit from a comprehensive evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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What is the best way to alleviate lower back pain?

What is the best way to alleviate lower back pain?

Correct diagnosis...: Fortunately, most low back pain does not last long and does respond to otc meds. However, finding the diagnosis is most important. Stay away from clinics or doctors that push narcotics! ...Read more

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What's the best relief for lower back pain when you have screws in the back?

What's the best relief for lower back pain when you have screws in the back?

Spinal cord stim: Spinal cord stimulator high rate of impvt in revision setting beat redo surgery for axial back fusion to relieve backache is primarily a diagnostic and patient selection exercise if u are the wrong patient with wrong diagnosis surgery can't help. ...Read more

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What are the best therapies for lower back pain (s.I. Joint pain)?

Several: Regular stretching, core strengthening, proper posture & mechanics, massage, acupuncture, some topical treatments, osteopathic manipulation & more can all be effective low back pain treatment. The si joint is complex and takes much of burden of forces transferred from the upper body. By restoring proper function, omm can help provide sustained relief from low back pain due si dysfunction. ...Read more

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Which backrest is best for lower back pain?  

Which backrest is best for lower back pain?  

See below: You want something that promotes good posture. Anything that encourates a curvature of the back just above your hips is fine. I bought a special back support on line but actually a cylinder shaped pillow that I bought at wal-mart works better. They cost about the same, maybe 15 dollars. ...Read more

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What is the best way to releive lower back pain?

Exercise: There are many studies on the subject of lower back pain. The majority suggest the best method of controlling chronic lower back pain is exercise to create core strength and loose weight. I also suggest daily stretching and core strength exercises. You can find these exercises at: http://harvardneurosurgeon. Com/pt2.Html. ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Back Pain (Definition)

Pain in the back is a symptom that can be due to a number of causes including musculoskeletal or neurological problems or due to problems ...Read more


Dr. Qamar Khan
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Pain In The Back (Definition)

Pain in the back = dorsalgia = discomfort of any ...Read more