Review for Lower Back Pain

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 171 lbs
  • 5' 3"
  • Mt.Vernon
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Physical activity per week 8+ hours
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • Repeat injury? Yes
  • Doctor/Care Giver DR.Ball
  • Additional Diagnosis/Symptoms Sciatica (pinched nerve, radiculopathy), Osteoarthritis (arthritis), Spinal Stenosis, Degenerative Disc Disease, Osteoporosis, Compression fracture

Treatment Ratings

    Almost Cured
    TENS/Electrical Stimulation, Brace
    Swimming, Mattress Change, Meditation, Strengthening Exercises, Heat, Weight loss, Rest, Cortisone Injection, Physical Therapy
    Not Improved
    Chiropractor, Stretching, Supplements, Massage, NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs

broken back 2 times over 3 car accidents Started in 1980 from a Work injury Physical therapy , swimming tens unit I can't take medicine well so I have looked for ways to stay away from . Tens unit helps the most I can't do anything with out my back brace I and depressed and frustrated that There is no cure I have tried what ever I can being on Social Security I don't think that it matters that us old ladies would like to feel good too.

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