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What would help my back pain before it gets worse?

I just shoveled really heavy snow ! My back is killing me. What can I do or take immediately to help the pain later? I smell like Ben Gay!

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 1:35 PM on Feb. 26, 2010 in Just for Fun

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Answers (3)
  • Ibuprofen. Heating pad. Stretches. Massage. You're going to be sore for at least a few days. After a few days you could try going to the chiropractor for any skeletal misalignments from doing it.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:18 PM on Feb. 26, 2010

  • I'd say take Ibprofen (sp). It'll help any inflammation in your back go down.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:38 PM on Feb. 26, 2010

  • Stand and then bend over and touch your toes. You can lay on the floor, I do that some times. Or get someone to give you a message. Or lay in a hot tub of watter.
    louise2

    Answer by louise2 at 1:40 PM on Feb. 26, 2010