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15 Jul 2005

Bach-ache
From about the age of 14 I have suffered from back-ache. Sometimes so severe that I could not stand up. It will start with a small ache growing to a feeling of a pinched nerve. Lately I even battle to get out of bed, having to roll onto all fours and standing up from there. I am 30 years old. There is no pattern to when I get the pain. My dad had a back operation many years ago, not sure of the problem. Could this be something hereditry. Should I seek help. I have only been for physio once, usually waiting the pain out. Do I need to wait to be in pain before going to see a chiropracter?
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ChiroDoc
ChiroDoc

01 Jan 0001

You do have a problem and I would recommend a vist to a chiropractor as soon as possible. He/She will determine the nature of your problem and quite possibly help you to recover. Don't wait for the pain to flare up before you go - an examination will reveal any problem areas.
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