slipped disc

Stop Painful Falls from Injuring Your Spine

According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), one in every three adults falls each year. These falls can cause painful and dangerous injuries such as hip fractures, back injuries and head traumas, and they can even increase the risk of early death. For older adults, the risk of injury[…]

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How to Walk Your Way to Sciatica Pain Relief

Most of us take walking for granted since we do it daily to get around, and often for exercise, too. In fact, we probably don’t even realize there is a right and wrong way to walk to relieve back pain. When the sciatic nerve is being impinged upon by a[…]

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Back Pain and Sciatica

The sciatic nerve is a major nerve that extends from the lower part of the spine down the back of each leg, and often causes a lot of pain when if it gets irritated or pinched. Sciatica is known as the set of symptoms, including pain that comes with the[…]

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How to Properly Diagnose Your Lower Back Pain

Herniated Disc. Pinched Nerve. Bulging Disc. If you suffer from low back pain, there’s a good chance you’ve heard any one of these terms used to describe your issue. Unfortunately, this use of interchangeable terms is likely not going to go away any time soon, so as a patient it[…]

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“Slipped Disc”

Slipped disc is a condition commonly seen in patients suffering from leg and back pain. It is important to understand its origin and its treatments. First, the term slipped disc can be confusing and misleading for many patients as it is used to describe many different types of spinal problems.[…]

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