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What does loss of lumbar lordosis mean? And what is the best treatment? What should I avoid? Can i excercise or go for morning walks?

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Dr Thomas Dowling
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In brief: Loss of the sway of

It means your lower back is less curved when looking from the side but there is no reason to avoid anything because of that appearance & exercise is fine.
Sometimes this is just the way we are built or may be related to an unerlying spine deformity or as you get older, to a condition known as spinal stenosis. As long as there is no pain in the region, there are no restrictions in your activities.

In brief: Loss of the sway of

It means your lower back is less curved when looking from the side but there is no reason to avoid anything because of that appearance & exercise is fine.
Sometimes this is just the way we are built or may be related to an unerlying spine deformity or as you get older, to a condition known as spinal stenosis. As long as there is no pain in the region, there are no restrictions in your activities.
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