DIAGNOSIS OF FIBROMYALGIA AND SPONDYLOARTHRITIS IMPACTS TREATMENT DECISIONS NEWS TIPS & FEATURES

Diagnosis of Fibromyalgia and Spondyloarthritis Impacts Treatment Decisions

February 20, 2018

Diagnosis of Fibromyalgia and Spondyloarthritis Impacts Treatment Decisions

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

Spine Community News:  Fibromaylgia (FM) is a disorder of the central nervous system that is associated with chronic widespread pain, […]

View full entry

Tags: back pain, Fibromyalgia, News Tips and Features, spondyloarthritis, treatment


Ask The Expert About Ankylosing Spondylitis Back Pain and other Inflammatory/Arthritic Conditions of The Spine

January 10, 2018

Ask The Expert About Ankylosing Spondylitis Back Pain and other Inflammatory/Arthritic Conditions of The Spine

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

TheSpineCommunity Presents: Ask the Expert Series with Dr. David Borenstein TheSpineCommunity Presents: Ask the Expert Series David G. Borenstein, MD […]

View full entry

Tags: Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS), ask the expert, back pain, News Tips and Features Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis


Winter and Back Pain – What You Need to Know!

January 4, 2018

Winter and Back Pain – What You Need to Know!

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

TheSpineCommunity NEWS:  As I watched the snow falling at my front door, I knew that shoveling was in my future. […]

View full entry

Tags: back pain, joints, News Tips and Features, shoveling, snow, spasms


Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis (DISH) – Back Pain Really Does Hurt

January 3, 2018

Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis (DISH) – Back Pain Really Does Hurt

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

Spine Community News:  Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis (DISH) is a condition that causes calcifications of ligaments that surround the spine […]

View full entry

Tags: Ankylosing Spondylitis, AS, back pain, Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis, Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis (DISH), DISH, News Tips and Features


Q&A with Ankylosing Spondylitis Expert Now Available

October 12, 2017

Q&A with Ankylosing Spondylitis Expert Now Available

By megm megm

The SpineCommunity Presents: Ask the Expert with Dr. David Borenstein Ask the Expert: Focus on Ankylosing Spondylitis David G. Borenstein, […]

View full entry

Tags: Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS), ask the expert, back pain, News Tips and Features


Can Music Therapy Relieve Spine Pain?

October 10, 2017

Can Music Therapy Relieve Spine Pain?

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

Music is usually thought of as recreation or entertainment.  Music therapy is not usually associated with healing or the reduction […]

View full entry

Tags: back pain, music therapy, News Tips and Features


When Can Back Pain Become an Emergency?

September 25, 2017

When Can Back Pain Become an Emergency?

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

Back pain can often be severe even when resulting from a relatively mild injury or spinal condition. But when can […]

View full entry

Tags: back pain, News Tips and Features


Duloxetine is effective as Pain Therapy for Chronic Low Back Pain

June 26, 2017

Duloxetine is effective as Pain Therapy for Chronic Low Back Pain

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

Drugs that are approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) go through clinical trials being evaluated in individuals who […]

View full entry

Tags: back pain, Cymbalta, Duloxetine, Irenka, News Tips and Features


Do NSAIDs Increase the Risk of Heart Attacks?

June 19, 2017

Do NSAIDs Increase the Risk of Heart Attacks?

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are the most commonly prescribed class of medicines used around the world, and are widely used […]

View full entry

Tags: anklyosing spondylitis, arthritis, back pain, Heart Attack, News Tips and Features, NSAIDs


Informed Spinal Stenosis and Herniated Disc Patients are More Satisfied and Have Less Pain and Disability

June 16, 2017

Informed Spinal Stenosis and Herniated Disc Patients are More Satisfied and Have Less Pain and Disability

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

The International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine (ISSLS) is a group of 250 members from around the […]

View full entry

Tags: back pain, Herniated Discs, News Tips and Features, Spinal Stenosis


CONDITIONS OF THE GI TRACT