Physical Therapy Begins Next Week for Back & Leg Pain

I start physical therapy next week for my back pain and my doctor thinks that a lot of my leg pain is coming from my back.  I always feel like I am fighting this neverending, losing battle with my … [Read more...]

Massage Therapy Is The Answer To My Prayers!

I have faithfully been going for massages for the past few years and the therapy has been very beneficial.  With all of the back and neck problems and with the pain I have, getting frequent massages … [Read more...]

Guest Blogger Post: Back Pain & Chronic Illness: How to Cope

Please welcome guest blogger, Paul Jaggard, to Fighting Fatigue.  You can read Paul's bio at the end of the post. One of the unexpected side effects of a chronic illness can be back pain. When you … [Read more...]

Researchers Discover Chronic Pain Gene

Researchers at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem have discovered a gene associated with susceptibility to chronic pain caused by nerve injury in people.  The researchers' findings were reported … [Read more...]

Increase In Low Back Pain with Weight Loss

I know this sounds weird whenever I tell people but the more weight I lose, the more my lower back hurts.  I have degenerative disc disease and some herniated discs in my lower back and arthritis as … [Read more...]