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Is A Herniated Disc The Same Thing As A Bulging Disc?

Herniated, bulging, ruptured and deteriorated discs are being diagnosed more frequently today than ever before. Not because more cases are occurring but rather improved MRI imaging allows doctors to visualize these conditions in greater detail and sooner than ever before. This has been a tremendous benefit for patients who no longer have to undergo exploratory surgery to find out what is causing t... Read More »

Back Injuries – Explained

Back Injuries – Explained

Back injuries can rain on your parade like nothing else. Your back is probably the most under appreciated yet uncared for part of the body. More often than not, the back suffers an injury at least once in a person’s lifetime. Read More »

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Lower Back Pain – Quick Pain Relief Remedies

You’ll often hear a lot of people complaining about lower back pain. It is quite a common problem yet most people do not really know how to deal with it. If you want to know what causes lower back pain, this article is a good read for you. As an added bonus, you will also learn some tips here on how to treat the symptoms. Read More »

Back Pain Symptoms- What You Should Know

Back Pain Symptoms- What You Should Know

Back pain symptoms are some of the most common of problems, not just in the U.S. but all around the world. Fortunately, many back pain problems are temporary and are often caused by certain overuse activities that an individual is not used to doing or from injuries or accidents. Read More »

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DRX9000 Spinal Decompression

DRX9000 spinal decompression treatment for sciatica, back pain and herniated and bulging discs is quite simply a pain relieving, alternative treatment for patients who experience chronic back and leg pain or chronic neck and arm pain. The DRX9000 (which treats the lumbar spine for lower back conditions) and the DRX9000C (which treats the cervical spine for neck and arm pain) are forms of treatment... Read More »

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Top 5 Reasons to Try Laser Therapy for Pain Relief Before Cortisone Injections

Cortisone Injections vs. Laser Therapy Cortisone Injections (also know as Corticosteroid Injections or Cortisol Injections) can be effective at reducing pain associated with inflammation. Cortisone is an anti-inflammatory medication that mimics the effects of a naturally existing hormone in our bodies known as Cortisol. Cortisol is released by the body during times of emotional stress or injury. M... Read More »

What Causes Back Pain? You Might Not Have Thought of These 3 Back Pain Tips.

What Causes Back Pain? You Might Not Have Thought of These 3 Back Pain Tips.

What causes back pain? Besides the common causes of back pain like lifting something too heavy or shoveling 10 inches of spring snow from an 80 foot driveway (been there, done that), here are insights about what causes back pain that you may not have thought of. #1 Smoking. Sorry, no sugar coating here. If you smoke, quit. Smoking reduces the amount of oxygen in the blood which can contribute to h... Read More »

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Quick Back Pain Relief Machine

When back pain becomes unbearable, the question people want to know is how can I get quick back pain relief? Read More »

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Guidelines for Choosing the Best Lower Back Exercise

There are literally hundreds of exercises and treatments for lower back pain- here's how to decide what is best lower back exercise for you. Read More »