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I Have a Back Injury

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    I've injured my back twice

    now within the last year and a half, among other things, but I'll focus on my back specifically for this. The first time it happened I was working for a retail warehouse that sells home improvement supplies, worked on the freight team. Regular day of unloading freight from the...
    KashikH KashikH 22-25 Jul 1, 2014

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    I'm tired of this fu3kin back injury.

    I've had it since August and I can't work out or run. I use to be buff as fu3k!!! But I lost a lot of muscle and put on weight due to my severe depression. The doctor doesn't know what's wrong he says he doesn't see how physical therapy didn't help. And the pain isn't even that...
    Thefightingangel Thefightingangel 22-25, M Feb 21

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    Dead Bodies Hurt!

    I've been heavily involved in the emergency services for over 15 years now. My back injury occurred very early on- we were called to do a body recovery for a male who decided after being told that afternoon he was terminal, to lay down in front of a moving train. Trains are...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 18, 2012

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    4 Wheeler Accident

    When I was 8, my stepfather and the rest of the family were riding on a 4 wheeler.  We were going up this really steep hill and it flipped.  It landed on my head and squished me down into the ground.  When I became aware again, the 4 wheeler was being lifted...
    LoralieBird LoralieBird 22-25, F Oct 17, 2010

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    Interstate

    I was an Interstae truckie on the east coast of Australia. well south east anyways.and injured my lower back 090609 and have been through so much **** its unbelivable. Well not to people with this me too stamp. but anyways had the op and ripped out two discs put in some titanium...
    goodman72 goodman72 41-45, M 1 Response Mar 7, 2012

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    I got a back injury on a dirt bike at my

    friends house. I am in so much pain, and it happened yesterday. It was my first time getting back on a dirt bike in a long time.😞😞😞😞😞😞😞😞😞😞😞
    kristi9852 kristi9852 13-15, T Aug 31, 2014

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