Blog Posts in October, 2016

How Is Spinal Stenosis Diagnosed?

Spinal stenosis occurs when the spinal column narrows, putting pressure on the nerves. The compression may not cause symptoms in some people, but in others, it can cause significant pain and numbness. ...
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Spotlight on Spinal Stenosis Surgery

Before your back doctor recommends surgery for spinal stenosis, he or she will likely attempt a number of non-invasive treatments, such as steroid injections and physical therapy. However, when these ...
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What You Can Do to Help Prevent Herniated Discs

A herniated disc occurs when the spongy disc between your vertebrae that acts as a shock absorber, protecting the bones in your spine from bumping into each other, bursts or bulges from its healthy ...
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