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Why Does My Back Hurt So Bad When I Wake Up
Why does my back hurt so bad when I wake up in the morning, but 2 hours later the pain is completely gone?
It depends: There could be a few reasons. The simplest is, it could just be your bed. You should also try and exercise more throughout the day. You will sleep better, and studies show that exercise decreases pain. If your symptoms persist despite these considerations, you should seek evaluation for other possible causes, such as an inflammatory arthritis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm 33 and the past two months my muscles in my back hurt so bad when i wake up in the morning. Throughout the day as well if i've sat to long. Why?
Bad posture : You don't need to do anything. However, poor posture, prolonged sitting and stress are good reasons to cause shoulder and back pain. - do not slouch in front of the computer or bend your head while texting. - take breaks while surfing on internet or posting on health top (j.K.). - do not ignore neck and shoulder problems, call your doctor for the exploration. See a pain management specialist. ...Read more
Lower back pain. wake up hurts really bad. Hard to bend over or arch my back. It takes my breath away at times. Lift work may hurt have it?
Wat can cause back pain wen i need 2have a bowl movement or need 2 pee? Every am when i wake up, my back hurts bad because I have 2 use the bathroom.
Pelvis Issues?: This is complex issue requiring a detailed history and physical exam. It is possible that rectal or bladder distention is stretching the pelvic floor muscles and there is referred / related back discomfort. Relived with elimination. I strongly recommend a complete history and physical exam by your general medical doctor. ...Read more
I am experiencing back pain (severity: severe) (side: both) , chest wall pain and heartburn (gerd) (worsened by: eating shortly before bed, bendin...
I've had chest X-ray, a whole heart work, heart doc says heart is ok. Why does my back hurt so bad?
You would: probably benefit from a neurological or orthopedic evaluation. Ask your primary health care provider for a referral. ...Read more
Depends: Maybe you bed is too hard or too soft. If it's too hard, your body weight can produce pain at the pressure points of your back because you back is not straight. This pain is even more if you are skinny and have no body fat to use as cushion. If it's too soft, your back can bend too much and pain is produced from over stretching back muscles and ligaments. ...Read more
Why does the lower right side of my back hurt so bad? I'm 20 weeks pregnant and it's woken me up at night.
Back pain & pregnanc: Same reasons for back pain in non-pregnancy as well as in pregnancy w/obvious addition of weight maldistribution. However, we're more worried about urinary tract infections so best to chat w/your Family Doc & OB for evaluation & testing. Besides musculoskeletal issues & infections, kidney stone scan be another cause of back pain. ...Read more
Back hurt so bad i threw up, went to ER they ran tests and said it was a back spasm. I've never had one what do I do? They gave me pills that don't work
If symptoms are : Persisting, consider returning to the emergency room, these types of symptoms may just be from spasms, especially if there was a recent trauma, but it could be something gynecological related, or vascular related issues, or gastrointestinal, etc... If you are experiencing this first time ever, and it is continuing, further evaluation and work-up is needed... Get it checked out again. ...Read more