Back and Neck Injury/chronic back


Last question for you......since I have been diagnosed with chronic back pain.  I have also been having problems with PTSD due to military service in Iraq.   Do you think having PTSD has any affect on my chronic back pain issue.

Dear Mark,

PTSD may very well contribute to chronic back tension and pain.

Please see this article:

and this item:
for perspective (some terms you may not understand, but you'll get the essence)

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