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Back pain is tension, stiffness, aching or pain that most commonly originates from muscles, vertebrae or joints of the back

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  • maureen mackenzie's photo avatar
    maureen mackenzie — 13.11.2017 09:12
    Iower back pain feels like nerves, during day but could not sleep last night for pain in left groin. Advice please

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      Earle — 13.11.2017 13:03
      Hello Maureen I’m afraid we can’t diagnose over the internet as there is too much scope for error. In this case, the groin and back pain could be as likely due to an infection as it might be tissue strain, so you’ll need to see your doctor.

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    John Luther — 08.10.2017 17:40
    I only get back pain at work doing manual labour then goes away when I get home.

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      Earle — 09.10.2017 10:05
      Hello John That’s no bad thing insofar as the pain isnt permanent. I’d recommend being careful with your posture while lifting or carrying and consider taking some Glucosamine if you’ve had this work for a few years to prevent or delay any wear and tear in the spine.

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