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Why do my back hurt when I sleep on my side?

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Dr. Richard Guyer
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Postural

Depending on your back anatomy some people will find certain positions may bother them. You might try sleeping on your back or if lying on your side bend your hips and knees with a pillow between your legs.

In brief: Postural

Depending on your back anatomy some people will find certain positions may bother them. You might try sleeping on your back or if lying on your side bend your hips and knees with a pillow between your legs.
Dr. Richard Guyer
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Dr. Nolan Segal
Orthopedic Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Bad bed

Your mattress is not giving you even support.

In brief: Bad bed

Your mattress is not giving you even support.
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Dr. Nolan Segal
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