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I'm 62 leg and back in agony, not slept light headed less

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I'm Jeanette Donohue I'm 62 leg and back in agony
JA: What seems to make the symptoms worse or better? Have you noticed any swelling?
Customer: not slept light headed less pain when I walk
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: painful sitting down and standing up no swelling

Hello and thanks for trusting me to help you. I am a board-certified consultant with over 30 years of experience.

And I would serve you with care and patience.

First I need to ask a few questions so that I can gather more information related to your health concerns; I am preparing & typing the questions now, and I will follow up with you.

NOTE - All phone call requests are auto-generated and you may ignore these requests. Communicating through text chat is just fine with me.

I am sorry to hear about your problem.
We can continue our conversation now through text in this reply forum.
Please provide more information regarding your question so I can help you in detail.

Lower back pain?

Pain radiating to legs?

Any other medical history?

Since how long have you been suffering?
Are you taking any medications?
Waiting for your response.

Customer: replied 18 days ago.
Lower back pain and top of left leg
Since last night
Underactive thyroid
Customer: replied 18 days ago.
Light Feeling headed
Pain on sitting and standing
Customer: replied 18 days ago.
Some relief when walking

Please allow me just a few minutes.
I’ll reply to you back soon after reviewing it.

Thanks for your cooperation and patience.

Customer: replied 18 days ago.
It’s ok . I’m going to the walk in now. Thank you. x

Sorry for the late reply and inconvenience.

Thanks for all this additional information.

I understand your concern.

And it’s my first privilege to pay attention and provide you with suggestions to relieve your discomfort/ worry.

Well as you describe, it sounds like Lumbar radiculopathy/ nerve impingement/ tendonitis.

Do gentle massage with muscle relaxant ointment and apply warm compresses with a heating pad on the lower back.

Physical therapy can be helpful.

Refresh Your Posture.

Do gentle stretching.
Take OTC Motrin.

And see an Orthopedist for a clinical examination for further evaluation and management.

Hope I have been able to clarify the situation for you and helped in resolving your query.

Let me know if you have any further queries so we can discuss it thoroughly in every aspect.

It’s my pleasure to continue this conversation until you satisfy.

Waiting for your response.


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