back pain

January 22, 2014

How to Describe Back Pain

There are many adjectives that can be used to describe a pain. It is important that you are able to convey your message to a spine […]
January 18, 2014

Common Back Pain Questions

Here are ten important questions about common back pain that are asked often and answers to each. The first question that most people ask about common […]
April 22, 2013

Poor Posture and Back Pain

One of the best ways to protect spinal health is to practice good posture. Poor posture is the root cause of many of the most common […]
April 20, 2013

What is Spinal Stenosis?

When the spaces in the spine start to narrow pressure is applied to the spinal cord and nerves in the spinal canal. This condition is referred […]
April 17, 2013

What is a Pinched Nerve?

When a nerve receives too much pressure, it is said to be “pinched.” Pain, numbness, tingling or weakness may be experienced when there is a pinched […]
April 15, 2013

What is Sciatica?

  Sciatica is a term for a symptom rather than a condition. It is basically caused when the sciatic nerve becomes irritated; sciatica is the tingling […]
April 6, 2013

What is Lumbar Laminectomy?

A lumbar laminectomy is a surgical procedure that is also known as an open decompression. The procedure is designed to relieve the pressure that is on […]
April 2, 2013

How to Reduce the Risk of Back Pain

There can be many different risk factors for developing back pain; some of them are controllable while factors like genetics or again which predispose an individual […]
March 28, 2013

What Causes Back Pain?

One of the most common patient complaints is back pain and most of us will experience it at one time or another. The good thing is […]