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I used to chuckle at the commercials and now I'm seeing white ebbytime I stand up. Help.

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I used to chuckle at the commercials and now I'm seeing white ebbytime I stand up. Help.
Go to a doctor and gets lots and lots of pain meds.

Oh and do something to help your back too. Muscle relaxers speed healing time.

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The pain seems to subside with a simple walk however I find this difficult to do while barreling down the highway at 75 mph, although I've tried.


note to self: check alignment.

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Start exercising, especially stomach and abs. Really. Strengthen your back and belly and the blues will go away. Save the pills for driving.
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Dr. clkman prescribes a 6 pack of budweiser. every 3 hours or as needed.
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Age and lifestyle is causing your vertebral column to compress and increase pressure on your discs,especially in the lumbar region. Try to find a method to create some traction on your spine and as others have suggested,save the pills for when you are feeling better.

You need a little inversion therapy.

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Yup, aging and a sedentary lifestyle (or vocation) are a poor combination.

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The pain seems to subside with a simple walk however I find this difficult to do while barreling down the highway at 75 mph, although I've tried.


note to self: check alignment.
Want me to walk on it for you? I don't weigh too much, back doen under 100 lbs. But I dont think I could do it at 75 mph.

I'm not bad. I'm just drawn that way.
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