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Can My Back Be Causing More than Just Back or Leg Pain? by Dr B Doctor of Chiropracty Posted Tue 10 Mar 2009 3:40pm Yes, low back pain can often cause leg pain. Nerves in the low back not only communicate to your back and leg muscles but also go to the important parts of your body like you bladder, intestines, sexual organs, etc...And if pressure continues to accumulate on nerves or a nerve other problems often do start to happen. Think of it like this – if ... Read on »
Causes, Symptoms and Home Remedies for Leg Pain by bruce Posted Fri 15 Apr 2011 10:17am Leg cramps are an involuntary contraction of a single muscle or a group of muscles in the leg. These are usually painful and extremely discomforting. Leg cramps often occur in elderly patients though age is no criteria as it is often seen in young people too. Leg cramps generally occur in the calf muscle, the hamstring and the quadriceps. Th ... Read on »
Metabolic Syndrome Causes Diabetes and Can Also Lead to Leg Pain by Heartstrong Registered NurseFacebook Posted Sat 02 Jan 2010 3:29am The Metabolic Syndrome is a group of risk factors that has been proven to increase a person’s risk for diabetes, heart disease and stroke – now a new study  suggests that the metabolic syndrome may also increase a woman’s risk for developing peripheral artery disease (a narrowing of the blood vessels in the legs).    The Metabolic ... Read on »
Exercise improves leg pain cause ... by Dr. Rubens D. Medical Doctor Posted Mon 02 Feb 2009 11:45pm Exercise improves leg pain caused by arterial disease OAK BROOK, Ill., 03 feb 2009 – Patients with leg pain caused by arterial disease may be able to forego treatment of the affected artery by participating in hospital-supervised exercise, according to a new study published in the February issue of Radiology. Intermittent claudication is a ... Read on »
Exercise improves leg pain caused by arterial disease by Niell A. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted Tue 10 Feb 2009 10:21am Posted by Neill Abayon OAK BROOK, Ill. – Patients with leg pain caused by arterial disease may be able to forego treatment of the affected artery by participating in hospital-supervised exercise, according to a new study published in the February issue of Radiology. Intermittent claudication is a painful leg condition affecting some patie ... Read on »
Severe Leg Pain Symptom. Compartment Syndrome and Other Possible Causes. by ModernHealth Posted Wed 02 Apr 2014 1:52pm If you’re a regular exerciser, a weight lifter or athlete, or have had an injury, pain is to be expected at some time.  But what if it’s severe, gets worse, or just won’t go away? There are several causes of severe limb pain.  We’re going to look mainly at Compartment Syndrome, but also Shin Splints […] Read on »
Leg Pain Midnight Strike! I Survived! by Bill S. Health Maven Posted Mon 15 Feb 2010 6:41am The pain in my left leg and ankle is subsiding and the swelling has gone down some.  I don’t know if it’s the heavy dosing of ibuprofen or black cherry juice.  I’ll keep doing both until the damn leg pain is completely cleared up. Gail got up at 12:30 when I did to see if there was anything she could do for me.  She took the dogs out a ... Read on »
Lumbar Disc Disease and Leg Pain by Dr. Eben Davis Doctor of Chiropracty Posted Tue 02 Jun 2009 4:32pm San Francisco Chiropractor Comments: Degenerative Disc Disease (DDD) of the lumbar spine is fairly common. In fact, it' s so common that some of the medical community wonder if it should just be considered a clinical finding vs. a diagnosis or disease. Leg pain ( sciatica ) is less common, but frequently occurs in patients that have DDD. ... Read on »
Is Your Lower Back Pain Or Leg Pain The Result Of A Lumbar Radiculopathy? by Dr B Doctor of Chiropracty Posted Sun 19 Apr 2009 11:47pm Severe Lower Back Pain Or Leg Pain may be the Result Of A Lumbar Radiculopathy. Patients who present with lower back pain that is radiating into their legs and feet may be diagnosed with a lumbar radiculopathy. A lumbar radiculopathy includes anything that causes irritation, compression or dysfunction of one or more of the lumbar (low back) nerves ... Read on »
Statins, Leg Pain and Cholesterol: Foodie Alternatives by Dr. John L. Medical Doctor Posted Tue 23 Mar 2010 12:00am The March 19 2010 FDA Warning about Zocor , a statin medication causing myopathy, and rare rhabdomyolysis, makes me think about other ways people who love food can lower their cholesterol too. The simple story is this: eating food with cholesterol in it doesn’t raise your cholesterol level, very much. It’s foods (red meat, cheese) wit ... Read on »