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I have a weird situation going on with my foot. I had
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I was singing the other day and after a particularly high
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I have back pain since 1,5 month during the night (at 3.00
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My son is 3. Behind his knee, aboit an inch down from his
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I had alot of surgery on my right foot, neuromas were one of
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