How My Back Problems Began
I began to have back problems when I was 30 years of age. At that time I had started a new job where most of my co-workers played golf. I decided that I would play also and began to take golf lessons. I lived about 5 minutes from a local golf course and would go there for practice every evening after work.
After about 2 weeks at this routine my back began to hurt. Even though the pain was severe I continued to practice. It was so severe that I couldn't stoop to remove the golf ball from the putting cup. I purchased an attachment to the putter handle that would allow me to remove the ball from the cup without stooping.
After about 2 months the pain was so severe that I couldn't stand up straight. My wife took me to a Hospital Emergency Rooms where X-Rays showe…