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What activities should I avoid if I have a herniated disc?
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Dr. Patrick Roth
Neurosurgery
2 doctors agree
In brief: Ones that cause pain
This is only in the acute phase.
Over time, activity helps the herniated disc to heal. For example, if there are twins, one fat and one thin, the fat twin will have the better looking discs. Instead of thinking of activity as a problem, think of it as a solution!

In brief: Ones that cause pain
This is only in the acute phase.
Over time, activity helps the herniated disc to heal. For example, if there are twins, one fat and one thin, the fat twin will have the better looking discs. Instead of thinking of activity as a problem, think of it as a solution!
Dr. Patrick Roth
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Dr. Roger Frankel
Neurosurgery
In brief: Bending/twisting
Avoiding bending twisting, heavy lifting, straining.

In brief: Bending/twisting
Avoiding bending twisting, heavy lifting, straining.
Dr. Roger Frankel
Dr. Roger Frankel
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