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Old 02-03-2005, 12:44 PM   #1
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Has anyone tried it? Has it worked? Your experiences would be wonderful, good or bad!

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Old 02-03-2005, 02:27 PM   #2
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Re: Accupuncture

Hi there,
As part of my physio program I do accupuncture. I don't do it everytime, just when my physiotherapist desides hbe wants to. It actually does seem to give me some relief from my pain. I suffer from sciatica, spondylolisthesis, lumbar lordosis and pars fracture. Overall it's been good so far but I don't know how good it's going to do me in the long term. I'm trying to avoid surgery right now, I have 2 months left of my program so I will no more then. I would definitly reccomend it and try it a few times. Hope this helps. Kristy.

Old 02-03-2005, 06:19 PM   #3
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Re: Accupuncture

Thanks Kristy!
I am post op 7 months from a failed hemilaminectomy/microdisectomy L4-5, L5-S1. I am also degenerative at those two levels..... Contimplating fusion, but willing to try anything!
Thanks again!

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