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Jul 28, 2009 in the Cancer Community
My mom was diagnosed at 51 and died at 52 from cancer. My daid was diagnosed at 61 and died from bladder cancer at 66. My sister (half-sister, same dad & different mom's) was disgnosed at 35 with breat cancer and is still kicking and doing well! My mom's dad was diagnosed at 50ish with brain cancer (pituitary tumor, I thini) and died at 53. ...
Mar 15, 2009 in the Back & Neck Pain Expert Forum - 13
I have multi level degeneration as well. Severe to moderate depending on the level. I am very anit-surgery until the options are better. A 5 level fusion would leave me very still and I am only 30 so that is just not gonna work for me. To answer your question regarding options, you certainly have PT options available. it has helped me tremendously. I ha...
Mar 15, 2009 in the Back & Neck Community - 7
Any advice you can think of?
Feb 21, 2009 in the Back & Neck Community - 7
what is Vax-d? Due to the level of herniations and cord compression i am ineligible for any chiropractic intervention.
Feb 19, 2009 in the Neurosurgery Expert Forum - 2
I also get headaches very frequently and this had been explained to ma as being related to my CDDD.
Feb 19, 2009 in the Neurosurgery Expert Forum - 2
Multi-level Cervical DDD, Areflexia and Options Hi! I am a 30 year old female who has lived with cervical DDD since I was 25. I have no kids but we are looking to start a family in the next couple of years. I have moderate to severe disc herniations at 4 levels in my cervical spine. I am followed by a pain mgmt doc and recently went to be re-evaluated...
Feb 19, 2009 in the Back & Neck Community - 1
Multi-level Cervical DDD, Areflexia and Options Hi! I am a 30 year old female who has lived with cervical DDD since I was 25. I have no kids but we are looking to start a family in the next couple of years. I have moderate to severe disc herniations at 4 levels in my cervical spine. I am followed by a pain mgmt doc and recently went to be re-evaluated...
Feb 19, 2009 in the Back & Neck Community - 7
Can anyone help answer these questions?
Jan 22, 2009 in the Back & Neck Community - 7
sorry! I also forgot to add: I am a healthy, normal weight, work out regularly at exercises approved by my pain mgmt doc and eat heathy foods.
Jan 22, 2009 in the Back & Neck Community - 7
I forgot to mention I also have a hemangioma in my thoracic spince and mild to moderate DDD in my lumbar spine. We believe it is genetic as my sister and I who share only a father both have degenerative diseases.