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    Default Help please. Doctor, physio or just give it time?

    I was picking up DS to put him into his high chair today when my back seized up. Lucky he was still close to the floor as I dropped him (as gently as I could) and fell to the ground - I couldn't move for ages. I was trying to get DS to grab my phone for me, which any other time he would do so obviously he wouldn't today.

    I finally managed to get to the phone and i'm waiting for my sister to get here.

    Anyway, my question - who should I go see? I can sit ok, and can lean forward ok, but it really, really hurts to stand or walk

    TIA

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    I would head to er at the local hospital.

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    Bypass the doctor and head to the Physio, the doctors just gone to recommend Physio. Good luck Hun

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    personally i would see a chiropractor

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    Thanks for the responses. I'm still confused though LOL

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    Go to the hospital.

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    I would go to hospital too they will probably refer you to a chiro or physio but best to get checked over anyway hope your feeling better soon

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    I would try and apply heat packs heated in microwave. If it eases the pain you will know it is muscular.

    Masaging will help. If it doesnt help with heat i would recommend chiro too. Pain relief. Nurofen? Only if not pregnant though.

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    How did you go with your back?

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    Hi kazza, sorry for the late reply. I don't get emails for my threads anymore.

    I've been seeing a physio and I'm almost back to normal. I'm still not allowed to exercise (other than stretches) and I have to ice my back a couple of times a day, bit I'm better than I expected to be.

    Thanks for asking ❤


 

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