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  1. Neck Problems and Injuries
  2. Back Problems and Injuries
  3. Back Problems: Proper Lifting Lists common lifting mistakes. Offers basic rules to protect your back when lifting. Includes links to pictures on proper lifting technique and more extensive info on low back pain and herniated disc.
  4. Rehabilitation Programs for Low Back Problems
  5. Cancer Treatment: Help for Mouth and Throat Problems Learn what you can do to help with throat pain and eating challenges caused by cancer treatment.
  6. Nerve Function Tests for Evaluating Low Back Problems
  7. Interactive Tool: Should I Consider Surgery for My Low Back Problem? Asks questions that help you find out if your low back problem might be helped by surgery. Results help you talk with your doctor about back pain or other symptoms like leg pain. Helps you talk with your doctor about surgery and other treatment options.
  8. Chronic Pain Discusses chronic pain caused by problems other than cancer. Covers symptoms and how chronic pain is diagnosed. Covers conditions that can be treated, like neck pain, low back pain, and arthritis. Info on treatment with medicine and lifestyle changes.
  9. Computed Tomography (CT) Scan of the Spine
  10. Low Back Pain Covers the causes and symptoms of low back pain. Looks at treatment with rest, over-the-counter pain medicine, and heating pads. Includes steps to prevent low back pain from returning, such as practicing good posture and getting regular exercise.
  11. Back Pain Needs Time, Activity, and Medicine Learn how your back is like a bridge and the three things that can fix most back problems.
  12. Severity of Back Injuries
  13. Low Back Pain: Should I Have an MRI? Guides through the decision to have magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) for low back pain. Discusses the problems an MRI can find and why it may not show the source of pain. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  14. Interactive Tools
  15. Back Pain: Strengthening Your Core Learn how being active builds a strong core and keeps your back healthy.
  16. Proper Sitting and Lifting for a Healthy Back Learn how to sit and lift correctly to keep your back healthy.
  17. Back Pain: Getting In and Out of Bed Learn easy ways to protect your back when you get in and out of bed and while you sleep.
  18. Back Pain: Have a Maintenance Plan Learn simple ways to keep your back healthy.
  19. Heat or Ice for Low Back Pain Learn when and how to use ice and heat to relieve low back pain.
  20. Low Back Pain: Keeping It From Coming Back Learn easy ways to help prevent the return of low back pain.
  21. Expert: Be Active to Help Your Back Heal
  22. Low Back Pain: Exercises to Reduce Pain Covers exercises that may help reduce or prevent low back pain. Includes aerobic, strengthening, and stretching exercises. Looks at why it is important to exercise for low back pain. Includes tips on how to do the exercises.
  23. Worried About Addiction to Opioids?
  24. Low Back Pain: Should I Have Spinal Manipulation? Guides you through decision to have spinal manipulation. Describes treatment and how well it works for low back pain. Lists benefits and risks of both spinal manipulation and home treatment. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  25. Low Back Pain: Should I Try Epidural Steroid Shots? Guides you through the decision to use epidural corticosteroid shots to relieve back pain. Explains risks and benefits of epidural steroid shots. Compares steroid shots with other treatment for back pain.
  26. Chronic Low Back Pain: Time for Something New Think about what you've tried for back pain and what you might consider now.
  27. Straight-Leg Test for Evaluating Low Back Pain
  28. Evaluating Low Back Pain
  29. Proper Sitting for a Healthy Back
  30. Low Back Pain: Easing Back Into Your Daily Activities
  31. Use Heat or Ice to Relieve Low Back Pain
  32. Comprehensive Rehabilitation Programs for Low Back Pain
  33. History and Physical Exam for Low Back Pain Covers what your doctor will ask and do to check for low back pain. Includes questions about your past health. Explains what is included in a physical exam. Looks at why it is done and possible results.
  34. Opioid Pain Relievers for Low Back Pain Covers opioid pain relievers, also called opiates or narcotics, to treat low back pain. Lists generic and brand names such as codeine (Tylenol 3) and hydrocodone (Vicodin). Looks at why they are used and how well they work. Includes possible side effects.
  35. Tricyclic and Tetracyclic Antidepressants for Low Back Pain Covers use of tricyclic and tetracyclic antidepressant medicines to treat low back pain. Includes generic and brand names such as amitriptyline and maprotiline. Explains how well they work and possible side effects.
  36. Anesthetic or Corticosteroid Injections for Low Back Pain Covers injecting local anesthetic, either alone or combined with a corticosteroid, to treat low back pain. Includes trigger point, facet joint, and epidural injections. Looks at why they are used and how well they work. Includes possible side effects.
  37. Getting Support When You Have Low Back Pain
  38. Jack's Story: Will I Need Surgery?
  39. Lorna's Story: There's No Fast Cure
  40. Low Back Pain and Sex
  41. Cathy's Story: Dealing With Stress
  42. Patty's Story: Using Positive Thinking to Help Back Pain
  43. Back to Work?
  44. First Aid for Low Back Pain
  45. Low Back Pain: Keep Moving Learn about activity and exercise to help reduce low back pain.
  46. Proper Back Posture (Neutral Spine)
  47. Anticonvulsants for Chronic Low Back Pain Covers anticonvulsants to treat chronic low back pain. Lists generic and brand names such as carbamazepine (Tegretol) and gabapentin (Neurontin). Includes why they are used and how well they work. Looks at possible side effects.
  48. Acetaminophen for Low Back Pain
  49. Back School for Low Back Pain
  50. Botulinum (Botox) Injection for Low Back Pain
  51. Intradiscal Electrothermal Therapy (IDET) for Low Back Pain Covers intradiscal electrothermal therapy (IDET) to treat spinal disc-related chronic low back pain. Explains why it is done and what to expect after surgery. Includes how well it works. Looks at possible risks.
  52. Discography for Low Back Pain
  53. Prolotherapy for Low Back Pain
  54. Robert's Story: Getting and Staying Active
  55. Lumbar Spinal Fusion (Arthrodesis) Covers a surgical procedure that joins, or fuses, two or more vertebrae to treat low back pain. Looks at why it is done and what to expect after surgery. Includes how well it works and possible risks.
  56. Pregnancy: Dealing With Back Pain Learn how to protect your back and relieve pain during pregnancy.
  57. Back Pain During Pregnancy
  58. Ravi's Story: Coping With Back Pain and Depression
  59. Tests for Low Back Pain Learn why X-rays, CT scans, and MRIs may not find the cause of your low back pain.
  60. Pregnancy: Belly, Pelvic, and Back Pain

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