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Lower back pain
pinevol posted:
I have had surgery om my lower back in March of 2012 fusing my L4, L5, and S1 together and I am still dealing with lower back pain. I am having serious issues sleeping, back pain usually wakes me up. I have tried several mattresses (temperpedic, sleep number, pillow top) with no positive results an I am now looking at the options of a waterbed. Is this a viable option?
davedsel57 responded:

Have you discussed your pain issues with either your primary doctor or your surgeon?

Most people with back problems enjoy success with the first two types of mattresses you mentioned. I love our sleep number bed.

I have heard that waterbeds do not offer enough support. You would have to lay on several waterbeds in a store to see if one would be right for you.

I pray you get answers and relief son.
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