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by SeafordMdf
Fri Mar 24, 2006 8:54 pm
Forum: Sciatica and Leg Pain
Topic: Though I might share this Gem
Replies: 4
Views: 2824

Though I might share this Gem

Hey, well, sounds like your guvmit is almost as smart as ours Well maybe not :( , I've just Googled the key words from the Government sites information and found the following places with exactly the same data . The University of Pennsylvania Health System The Palm Beach Post FAQFarm HealthCentral....
by SeafordMdf
Fri Mar 24, 2006 8:28 pm
Forum: Lower Back Pain
Topic: Interesting Article in Australian Magazine
Replies: 5
Views: 2623

Spinal Trap

Bill and Jeanette , Thanks for the welcome :D It was an interesting article and more so for myself as Kevin Bartlett the man referred to is very well known here for his activities with Car Racing and Custom Vehicles. You would never for a second have guessed that he had back pain , let alone known t...
by SeafordMdf
Fri Mar 24, 2006 6:31 am
Forum: Lower Back Pain
Topic: Interesting Article in Australian Magazine
Replies: 5
Views: 2623

Interesting Article in Australian Magazine

Here is a current and I think interesting article on Back Pain in a well respected magazine. http://bulletin.ninemsn.com.au/bulletin/site/articleIDs/A5628F5E310C62A1CA257134000C73E6 The article is about a well know Australian racing car driver who had a broken back But it took the Experts 25 years t...
by SeafordMdf
Fri Mar 24, 2006 1:21 am
Forum: Sciatica and Leg Pain
Topic: Though I might share this Gem
Replies: 4
Views: 2824

Though I might share this Gem

Sciatica - nerve root compression Sciatica involves impaired movement and/or sensation in the leg, caused by damage to the sciatic nerve. The sciatic nerve is commonly injured by gunshot wounds ,fractures of the pelvis, or other trauma to the buttocks or thigh. Prolonged sitting or lying with press...
by SeafordMdf
Thu Mar 23, 2006 2:38 am
Forum: General Health Topics
Topic: More chiropractic discussion (Split from older post)
Replies: 6
Views: 3820

Hugo , Thanks for the information. Interesting to get a Chiro perspective on things as I've only had Doctors and Physio's perspectives , I think a balanced opinion is always the best to determine any course of action . Degenerative arthritis , I'm not familiar with that at all , Arthritis , yes that...
by SeafordMdf
Thu Mar 23, 2006 2:20 am
Forum: Lower Back Pain
Topic: 18 Year old with 4 months of lower back pain! :(
Replies: 3
Views: 2296

Hi TJ , Getting a Bad Back when young is a pretty rough deal :( If you are still a member of the Gym , Ask them if they can target some basic exercise routines specifically at your Back issue only . ( A light program that wont place any stress your back ) I "Think" most Gyms are reasonable well vers...
by SeafordMdf
Tue Mar 21, 2006 1:31 pm
Forum: General Health Topics
Topic: Lose the back pain???
Replies: 8
Views: 6567

I can't comment on the Video , But I'm familiar with the website . There are some interesting articles on there , The (Free) back pain E-mail course is of interest . Definately it is set up as a Business Web Site and I suppose that is fair enough if the product is worthwhile . I notice now the produ...
by SeafordMdf
Tue Mar 21, 2006 12:57 pm
Forum: General Health Topics
Topic: More chiropractic discussion (Split from older post)
Replies: 6
Views: 3820

Go find out for yourself and make your own decisions. Hugo , Thanks for your Information . In the 2 years since I did my back I've met 3 guys who use a Chiro for their back problems . They all get relief from the pain , but they all visit the Chiro every month or 2 for another treatment ( All 3 als...
by SeafordMdf
Mon Mar 20, 2006 9:05 pm
Forum: General Health Topics
Topic: More chiropractic discussion (Split from older post)
Replies: 6
Views: 3820

Why don't the real doctors speak out more about chiropracic? Michelle Michelle , The very first doctor I saw after hurting my back , made a few comments about Chiropractors when I asked him If I should visit one :- "I can not suggest or recommend that you visit a Chiropractor , However I highly rec...
by SeafordMdf
Sun Mar 19, 2006 4:06 pm
Forum: General Health Topics
Topic: What do you think is a fair donation ?
Replies: 4
Views: 6146

Hi Dean ,

Thanks for the welcome :-)

"Word of Mouth" is without a doubt the best form of Advertising and it's cost effective too :lol:

Thanks ,

Mark
by SeafordMdf
Sun Mar 19, 2006 2:41 am
Forum: Lower Back Pain
Topic: Bike Riding and Back Pain
Replies: 6
Views: 3716

Re: Bike Riding and Back Pain

Hey, does anybody out there know if bike riding is good or bad Hi KRD , I asked the same question of my Physio about 12 months ago , He replied give it a go , BUT be carefull ! I've had a few short rides ( 1 -> 2 Miles ) and had no problems , But my Mountain bike is a well balanced unit with good f...
by SeafordMdf
Sun Mar 19, 2006 2:07 am
Forum: General Health Topics
Topic: Bad backs and Water Beds
Replies: 7
Views: 8678

Re: Bad backs and Water Beds

Can someone please explain why water beds are supposed to be bad for bad backs. Hi John , I've slept on a Water Bed for 20+ years . Mine is a Hard Sided ( Wooden Framed ) with a 3 x Fibre layers inside the bladder ( Referred to a a Firm Mattress ) To the Best of my knowledge the only better is 4 x ...
by SeafordMdf
Sun Mar 19, 2006 1:33 am
Forum: General Health Topics
Topic: What do you think is a fair donation ?
Replies: 4
Views: 6146

What do you think is a fair donation ?

Hi All , I'm new to the forum . I'd love to donate and Download the Rebuild Your Back book , But I'm unsure of what is a "Reasonable" donation ? Normally , I'd never give this a 2nd thought , I'd just make a nice donation and go from there . But not having worked for over 2 years , you could underst...