Blog Posts in October, 2017

Am I at Risk of Spinal Stenosis?

In the center of the spine, there is a canal that is home to the spinal cord and the nerve roots. If there isn’t enough room in this canal, the delicate structures within can become compressed. ...
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Stop Letting Back Pain Interfere with Your Sleep

People who suffer from chronic back pain know all too well the effects it has on daily life. It can be painful simply to bend down to tie one’s shoes. Poor sleep quality is another major problem ...
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What Your Doctor Wants You to Know About Cauda Equina Syndrome

Cauda equina syndrome is a rare, but very serious disorder that requires immediate treatment. It can occur in patients who have back pain caused by other medical conditions. If you’re a patient ...
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Pain Relief for Disc Herniation

Herniated disc symptoms can include pain, numbness, tingling, and weakness that extends along either the legs or the arms, depending on where the herniated disc is located in the spine. These symptoms ...
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