I Have Arthritis In My Spine

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    Two years ago I found out I have arthritis in

    both of my knees. Today I just found out I have it in my spine as well, along with disc swelling (whatever that means). Not sure what this means for the future. I have such trouble walking, sitting, standing, laying down. I feel pretty much useless right now.
    StarlingPoet3 StarlingPoet3
    26-30, F
    1 Response May 5, 2014

    I Have Arthritis and I'm Only 27

    I found out this year that I have arthritis in my back, and I'm only 27 years old. I have large breasts and my doctor told me that the weight of them is the cause. I'm just completely horrified. My back hurts, my boobs aren't going to just disapear and my mom tells me that...
    KeeperOfSecrets KeeperOfSecrets
    26-30
    6 Responses Dec 15, 2008

    ARTHRITIS In L-5

    LONG TIME AGO I WAS IN AN ACCIDENT THAT CAUSED A FRACTURE ON L-5 IN THE SPINE.  I NOW AM DEVELOPING ARTHRITIS RESULTING IN BEGINNING STAGES OF DROPFOOT IN THE LEFT LEG.  HAS ANYONE EXPERIENCED ANYTHING SIMILAR ?
    telsjen1 telsjen1
    66-70, M
    Sep 30, 2009
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