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Old 03-04-2009, 05:58 PM   #3
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Re: For all those people who have back problems and pinched nerves.

Hi there! Thank you for your reply and good advice. Yeah, Mom smokes it up alright. I tell her "Stop smoking Mom, it's bad for you!" .....but, she says "It's my only vice I have left!" I wish she would stop without me and my
younger brother getting on her case. She has several herniated disks in her back. She was offered surgery, but it would've be a 50-50 chance for her to possibly end up in a wheelchair! Oh no! She decided against it. I believe it is her lower back that's giving her the most trouble. I'll try to get more info from her and see what the specialist tells her.