INFORMED SPINAL STENOSIS AND HERNIATED DISC PATIENTS ARE MORE SATISFIED AND HAVE LESS PAIN AND DISABILITY NEWS TIPS & FEATURES

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 […]

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


Do Intervertebral Discs Feel Pain?

April 11, 2017

Do Intervertebral Discs Feel Pain?

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

Intervertebral discs are the cushions between the vertebral bodies, the bones that make up the spine.  Normal discs move as […]

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Tags: back pain, discopathy, Herniated Discs, News Tips and Features


Opioids: Ineffective Therapy for Chronic Low Back Pain

November 16, 2016

Opioids: Ineffective Therapy for Chronic Low Back Pain

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By David Borenstein MD, Executive Editor, theSpineCommunity.com Prescription opioid or narcotic use is associated with an increasing number of deaths with […]

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Tags: Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS), Axial Spondyloarthropathy (axSpA), back strain, Herniated Discs, News Tips and Features, osteoarthritis, Spinal Stenosis, Spondylolysis/Spondylolisthesis


Why a Rheumatologist, Not a Spine Surgeon, Should Treat Your Back Pain

June 13, 2016

Why a Rheumatologist, Not a Spine Surgeon, Should Treat Your Back Pain

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By David Borenstein MD, Executive Editor, theSpineCommunity.com Back pain is a symptom or complaint associated with over 60 different illnesses. Most […]

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Tags: Herniated Discs, News Tips and Features, osteoarthritis, Spinal Stenosis


Strength Train at Home

April 29, 2016

Strength Train at Home

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

Maintaining muscle strength through regular exercise as we age can help combat natural muscle loss, or sarcopenia. By Joan Pagano […]

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Tags: Ankylosing Spondylitis, back strain, Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis (DISH), Enteropathic Arthritis, Herniated Discs, News Tips and Features, osteoarthritis, Osteoporosis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Reactive Arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, Scoliosis


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