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What causes lower back pain and stiffness?

Hi,i have been having problems with my back (left shoulder) for months and regularly gives me headaches on the left side of my head only and sometimes makes the skin on the left side of my face feel sensitive.i have been to my doctors about my issues twice but they they dont give any kind of solution to my problem.its getting worse and now the lower part of my back is getting stiff and it in a morning it is uncomfortable when i breath.i am moderatly active, walking and martial arts,31 yrs old and female.i also stretch regularly.
Mon, 28 Apr 2014
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Hello,

I had gone through the case and found that it might be due to cervical spondylitis which trapped the nerve or muscle spam only.

So go for cervical vertebrae x- ray to find the cause.

Meanwhile take mild painkiller and apply muscle relaxant gel and do neck exercise.

Avoid pillow and long time table work.

Hope my answer will be effective for you.

Thanks
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