Q: Hello, my name is Jenny, 15 years old and I am in desperate need. My mom, 46, suffers from varicose veins. Forgive me if the term is wrong, I don't know what it's called. She says that it hurts a lot and she frequently asks me for massages. Is that alright? Also, she told me just this morning that she feels extreme back pain every time that she coughs. She was diagnosed with a tumor growing from inside/outside her lungs this year, and her cough had started last year. Currently she takes these pills which halts the growth of the tumor and I don't know what it's called. She hasn't told me yet but what I do know is that it's composed of nutrients from the ginger spice and I would like to know the effects of ginger and if that's appropriate. I don't know where to find answers, you guys are my only hope. We can't afford any special medical treatment but kindly tell me every single remedy out there. Thank you so much. Here's my e-mail - or

Symptoms:  Pain in the lower portion of the back

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