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I have had sporadic pain in my lower back (lumbar spine
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I am looking for good shoes to workout in, and while looking
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I would like to know what can I take for the back pain?
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I had an mri and it showed bulging discs on every level of
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Are orthopedic pillows as good as they say at the shop, or
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I suffer from lower back pain. it is been for months now. I
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