| THIS MESSAGE BOARD IS NO LONGER ACTIVE.
TO SEE OUR ACTIVE MESSAGE BOARDS, PLEASE GO HERE |
| | Re: SPINAL STENOSIS,DEGENERATIVE DISC DISEASE
Re: SPINAL STENOSIS,DEGENERATIVE DISC DISEASE
[ Back to Messages
Posted by Stephen Grosscup
on February 21, 2000 at 22:29:06:
In Reply to: Re: SPINAL STENOSIS,DEGENERATIVE DISC DISEASE posted by David Parmer on January 02, 2000 at 19:16:03:
: :"PLEASE HELP" - DOES ANYONE HAVE INFO ON THIS TOPIC? IF YOU DO "PLEASE" RESPOND THANKS DAVE P.
Hi Dave. I have been diagnosed with Congenital Spinal Stenosis and had a 'minor' spinal stroke five years ago. Which casued me to lose all feeling in both legs and my right arm. Three days later (in the hospital)I was told I should have a Lamanectomy (spelling?), but decided not to go that route. Since then I walk with a limp and am often clumsy. But I have found a regemin of physical therapy (I ride my bike a thousand miles a year) and daily exercise (a stair step is really great) helps tremendously. I have also been taking SAMe for the last year and that REALLY helps.
Hope this helps.
All times are GMT -7. The time now is 09:44 AM.