Tag Archive: Spondylolisthesis of the lumbar spine

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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When Bones Degenerate Fast and Become Too Porous

NORMALLY, a postmenopausal woman’s bones degenerate gradually and later Osteoporosis sets in. With treatments, taken religiously, coupled with regular visits to a bone specialist, bones can function well even if a woman reaches the age of 70 or even 80. In my case, my bones degenerated fast and early and…
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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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