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4 Benefits of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

Your back has been in pain for a long time, and now that you’ve decided to have surgery, the last thing you need is more months of pain just to recover. Find out if you’re a candidate for minimally invasive surgery and the many advantages it offers.
Jul 7th, 2020

Surprising Causes of Neck Pain

Have you ever felt a pain in your neck and wondered why? While many causes are obvious, like injuries or chronic illnesses, there are a few reasons that might surprise you. Read on to learn more.
Apr 21st, 2020

Signs You May Have Osteoporosis

Your bones constantly renew themselves as old cells die and new ones take their place. But as you age, the breakdown begins to outpace the replacements. This is a condition called osteoporosis, and here are the signs to watch for.
Mar 1st, 2020

Sciatica Solutions

Are you sick of your sciatica pain and desperate for relief? You don’t have to suffer any longer. Read more for our expert advice on how we can treat your sciatica and how you can manage it at home.
Jan 1st, 2020

How to Recognize Radiculopathy

Radiculopathy is a painful condition that can impact your mobility. Sometimes called a pinched nerve, radiculopathy occurs when a nerve in the spine gets compressed and the pain is referred along the nerve’s length. Learn the signs of radiculopathy and how
Dec 1st, 2019

5 Symptoms and Causes of Hydrocephalus

Hydrocephalus is a potentially dangerous condition in which cerebrospinal fluid builds up in the brain, putting excessive pressure on this precious organ. Do you know the signs of hydrocephalus?
Nov 1st, 2019

What Every Woman Should Know About Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis is a bone disease that, over time, weakens bones, making them susceptible to breaks. Though it affects men and women, women face an increased risk. Learn how to protect yourself and promote bone health.
Sep 1st, 2019

Living with Fibromyalgia

There is no cure for fibromyalgia, which makes the condition particularly challenging. But a variety of treatments can help you deal with the pain and other symptoms.
Aug 6th, 2019

The Dangers of Tech Neck

Tech neck is a modern affliction caused by the bent head position many use when looking at their electronic devices, like phones or tablets. Extended use of these devices can cause progressive deterioration and pain in your neck, back, and shoulders.
Jun 14th, 2019
How to Remedy Sciatica and Prevent it From Returning, pinpointing where sciatica pain starts, ways to treat sciatica,

How to Remedy Sciatica and Prevent it From Returning

Anyone who has experienced sciatica knows it’s excruciating. In order for treatment to really stick, a physician must find the pain’s root, consider diverse treatments, and provide patient-centered care.
May 21st, 2019
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How Epidural Steroid Injections Alleviate Back and Neck Pain

When neck and back pain make it hard to function, an epidural steroid injection might help. It’s one of the many effective treatment tools a spine specialist may use to relieve the inflammation and nerve irritation causing your discomfort.
Mar 1st, 2019

Back Pain Prevention

Low back pain is a common problem about 80 percent of adults will experience in their lifetime. Both men and women experience symptoms of low back pain, with severity ranging from mild and random to painful and constant.
Feb 24th, 2017

Common Back Injuries

Living with back pain can take a physical and emotional toll on a person’s back. The good news is there are ways to get the pain to go away. But before taking a look at the most common back injuries, it is important to understand how the back works.
Feb 24th, 2017