Subsequent to slipping on ice I have lower back pain, and a feeling best described as weakness in my legs when I walk, what to do?
See yor doctor. After fall on ice people can have broken bones and severe back sprain so it is best to get x-ray done. If the pain is not bad you can give it some time say a couple of days to see if it will get better by itself. Rest and heating pad taking it easy may be some over the counter pain pills wil help take care of it .Good luck.
Subsequent to slipping on ice I have lower back pain, and a feeling best described as weakness in my legs when I walk?
Scatia. MRI normal. But get lower back pain which moves to leg thru butt.29yrMale. Feel fine after doing yoga but weakness returns. Shld I stop exercising?
No! Don't stop! Supervised yoga is great for conditioning your body, keeping your core strong (supports your back) and improving overall muscle tone. Staying mindfully active with low back issues is very important. Consider consultation with a physical therapist to learn exercises that would be beneficial and those to avoid. Read more...