Tag Archive: lower back pain

Drug 101: Steroid Injection

Steroid is an anti-inflammatory drug used to treat a number of conditions and comes in varying forms. The resultant pain caused by inflammation, as in my case – of lumbar spinal stenosis or narrowing of the spinal canal and spondylolisthesis of the lumbar spine – is that which reason why…
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The Lows of My Bipolar Disorder

THE lows of my bipolar disorder are taking time to pass this time around and I attribute it more on my intense pain in my lower back and my two lower extremities. Despite the pain medications, which I take even if they can damage my kidneys, I am never without…
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When Appointments Overlap

A “walking hospital”! That’s what I refer myself to lately because of the numerous health afflictions that I suffer with. No less than 10 diseases, a condition medically termed as multiple morbidities or multimorbidities, in short. Some of which are comorbidities, diseases which came up as late effects of certain…
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