Doctor insights on:
Can I Walk A Marathon If I Have A Herniated Disc
Wear and tear can cause degeneration in the vertebral column, and cause discs to deteriorate. The supportive basket, nucleus fibrosis develops small tears. A bulge is minimal perhaps a few millimeters, and is clinically insignificant, but additional disc displacement such as protrusion or herniation may compress ...Read more
I have a herniated disc L5 S1 with disc desiccation an disc height loss. Could my right foot be swollen due to this my foot hurts so bad to walk ?
Maybe indirectly: L5/s1 discs cause low back pain, buttock cramping, and throbbing bone pain in the thigh and calf but not swelling. The swelling might be indirectly related to it if you are not using the leg as the muscles move fluid back towards the heart. You should see your doctor to make sure it's not anything more serious such as a blood clot or fracture ...Read more
I recently found out that I have a small herniated disc in my lower back. It does not hurt so bad as of now but when i try to walk for exercise it hur?
Herniated disc means I am unable to walk due to weakness and pain in right leg and foot , I am on lots of medication but nothing stops the weakness and I am having to use a wheelchair for getting around or crutches for less than fifty metres, can anything
Neck herniated disc and spondylosis. Feel pounding when i walk unless on tiptoe or support neck with hand. Does it mean spine is unstable? Serious?
I have 2 herniated disk on my lower back due to a car accident, every time I'm on my period my back hurts to the point i can't walk, is that normal?
It is not normal: Pain is never normal. There are various lower back disorders which could cause pain during the period. I can appreciate your concerned about your health, but finding a proper diagnosis and treatment may be the answer to your worries. Rec.: see your physician for examination, tests and referral, if needed, for the treatment. ...Read more
My wife has severe lower back pain. The pain came on gradually. She can walk with the aid of a walker. She has noradicular pain. The doctor in the ER thinks that it is a herniated disk but i think it is a spasm. Your opinion?
Can long walks help a back or make it worse my hips are out of alinment and left shoulder higher than right and herniated disc middle old fracture?
Husbands left side of lower back hurts when he walks, when laying down flexing right leg sends a sharp pain. Some swelling, herniated disk?
Cross SLR : This could be a sign of a lumbar spine intervertebral disc herniation or something else. See your doctor for further evaluation and examination. The history and exam may be able to diagnose a disc herniation. An MRI is often needed to confirm the diagnosis and to help guide treatment options. ...Read more
Your doctor may also suggest a safe exercise plan. Walking is usually the easiest type of exercise, but swimming or other low-impact exercises can work just as well. Exercise is an important way to keep blood sugar in control, and physical activity in pregnancy has been found to decrease the risk ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- I have a herniated disc
- I have a herniated disc can heat help relieve the pain
- Can i run with a herniated disc?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Do i have a herniated disc in my back?
- Can i work out with a herniated disc?
- What exercises can i do with a herniated disc?
- Can i exercise with a cervical herniated disc?
- Talk to a orthopedic spine surgeon online for free