Degeneration in Vertebrae - Mothering Forums

 
Thread Tools
#1 of 3 Old 07-28-2012, 09:26 PM - Thread Starter
 
sillygrl's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Texas
Posts: 225
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
Hi everyone, I'm hoping maybe someone here might have some advice. My kids' dad has had back pain for several years now and finally was able to see a chiro. Xrays were done and there is degeneration and bone spurs on a couple vertebrae in his upper back. Chiro says he's got some arthritis. He's only 38 and not real happy to hear that.

Is there some supplementation or diet changes he could make to help with this? He's going to see the chiro on a regular basis. We're wanting to keep this from getting worse since he really is an active person. TIA
sillygrl is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
#2 of 3 Old 08-02-2012, 08:05 PM
Administrator
 
cynthia mosher's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 1999
Location: The Motherland
Posts: 38,816
Mentioned: 43 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quoted: 144 Post(s)

I have patellar tendonitis in my knee and found curcumin, krill oil and glucosamine/chondroitin to be very helpful. I was able to do away with ibuprofen altogether. 


cynthia mosher is online now  
#3 of 3 Old 08-03-2012, 01:05 PM - Thread Starter
 
sillygrl's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Texas
Posts: 225
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)

Oh, thank you, Cynthia! He's been going to the chiro a couple of times a week but still needs ibuprofen every day. We look into these, thx :)

sillygrl is offline  
Reply

Tags
Health Healing


User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Online Users: 18,550

205 members and 18,345 guests
12345Guest , 1234Guest , afr2010 , agentofchaos , Ajbaby , AMG , angeebaby , Anirbas , AnkaJones , Annaintoronto , annbe , apelilae , aylasebmom , baltmom , bananabee , bannerd , BarefootBrooke , Bjugstad , blissful_maia , bluefaery , brusselsmama , calico_aster , captain optimism , CathMac , chaimom , ChasingDreams , ChickyMama , chiefmir , cloverrah , Crazybean , Cricket VS , Crimson8 , curiouscelestial , cynthia mosher , Daisy88 , Daisy8s , Dakotacakes , Dawn's mom , Deborah , Emanresu , emmy526 , EMRguy , Ethelpea , fallingtreestars , farmer , fljen , floss&ferd , frugalmama , fruitfulmomma , FyerFly , girlie1125 , grantedserenity , greenemami , happyfarmily , healthy momma , ian'smommaya , indiana , inkywinky , JamieCatheryn , javilu , jazzmom74 , Jessica765 , jojobean , joycef , junipermuse , justmama , kahas , Kate.Puentes , Katherine73 , kathymuggle , Kelleybug , kindofcrunchy82 , kyradark333 , lightheartedmom , lilacvioletiris , lilgreen , LiLStar , Linda on the move , littleorangeannie , Lizzylynn , llwr , loba , lotus_j , Lovemyfour , lovermont , mama24-7 , MamaChick , Mamatoto2 , mariamadly , marilyn612 , mata , mckenke5 , MDoc , mearph , meowmix , metafisica , Michelle42 , Milk8shake , Mirzam , MissMuffet , momjess , momofm , mom_to_ben5 , moominmamma , MotherAtHeart , mousebandit , MPsSweetie , MrsKoehn , muddie , MylittleTiger , mysticmomma , MySweetLife , NaturallyKait , ncjulia13 , newmamalizzy , Nicole77 , NiteNicole , oaksie68 , oasis84 , orangemomma , PitBullMom , pokeyac , quantumleap , RachelCap , Ragana , rcb215 , RollerCoasterMama , RosemaryV , rubelin , Ruthiegirl , salr , samaxtics , SandiMae , sarafl , Sarah-kate , Serafina33 , Serenity Now , sfoster , shantimama , Shmootzi , sidrajedi , siennaflower , sillysapling , smilingprego , sofreshsoclean , Springshowers , SummerStorm22 , taichimom , TealCandy , TheBugsMomma , thtr4me , Tigerle , Tigerlily17 , TourmalineMama , TrishWSU , Turner58800 , turtlewomyn , vanhollen , verticalscope , wassernixe , Wolfcat , xixstar , YogaBoga1 , zoeyzoo , zzzzzzane
Most users ever online was 449,755, 06-25-2014 at 12:21 PM.