Any kind of pain in your neck can quickly become debilitating. It can make turning your head during the day difficult, which can make it difficult to perform even the simplest of tasks. If your neck is sore at night, then it’s often difficult to get a good night’s sleep. Fortunately, there are a few […]
When you have severe pain in your back, it’s important to find the cause as it can be debilitating if you let it go over time. One cause is lumbar disc herniation. There are several causes as to why a herniated disc can occur, but there are also treatments that our doctor can use to […]
A large number of people are required to sit at a desk and use a computer every day at work. While there are far worse ways to spend the work day, working at a computer can actually lead to severe back and neck pain if you are not careful. Luckily, preventing and reversing this pain […]
When a person is dealing with chronic back pain, it can feel like they are alone. Statistics show a different story. It’s estimated that throughout their lives 93 percent of people on this planet are going to have to deal with some form of back pain. The vast majority of these individuals are dealing with […]
Scoliosis is a condition where the spine curves sideways in an S shape. It is most often found in the lower or middle part of the back or in the area where the lower and middle spine meet. It is a condition that progresses slowly and usually happens to children just before puberty. It affects […]
Pain in the neck that occurs on a regular basis can be the result of poor posture while you are working, the wrong sleeping position or quick and jerking movements you might be making throughout your day. If you experience neck pain on a regular basis and you are sure that your problem doesn’t have […]
Sciatica is a word that medical professionals used to describe the symptoms of severe pain that are caused by inflammation of the sciatic nerve. The largest nerve, it controls a few muscles in the lower legs and gives sensation to the skin and foot. Sciatic pain is usually felt in the lower back, buttocks and […]
It’s probably safe to say that most of us at some point in time have woken up with neck pain or can recall an event or injury that resulted in neck pain. In fact, at any given time, 13% of American adults (women more than men) suffer from neck pain.