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How can I reduce chronic pain in my back ?

I have always been active. I have chronic pain and take methadone for pain (long term now 2.5 yrs. ) I try to walk, cross country ski, do bone builders and yoga once a week but they all hurt to do them. I do not feel i have made any progress at all. I ache all the time and get really out of breath . I am 56 and female have had two failed back surgeries and am not overweight . I try to eat well and drink enough water. what am i doing wrong. This is unsual for me and i have never felt this frustrated. I have had pain in my back for at leat 5 years and up until recently had been able to live with this fact. Ihave worked hard to get here and now i am back in alot of pain. Any ideas for me?
Asked On : Tue, 22 Mar 2011
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hi welcome to health care magic. com.dear madam u need not worry about this problem.your problem normally seen in most of peri menopausal may because of calcium deficiency or due to menopause.u go to any gynecologist they wil suggest u some medications.its better to meet early.
Answered: Sat, 23 Jul 2011
General & Family Physician Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani's  Response
Thanks for query,
It seems that your problems are due to Manopausal syndrome.
Due to age there are Osteoporosis or osteomalacia giving rise to skeletal problem.
There is hormonal imbalance further aggravates the condition.
Consult gynaec and go for treatment.
Attend manopausal clinic.
Avoid stranious exercise,do light exercise.
Take high dose of good branded Calcium,Vit A,D,
Ok and bye.
Answered: Sat, 23 Jul 2011
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