Latest Low back pain Stories

2013-08-16 23:21:44

Patients dealing with chronic back pain as a result of degenerative disk disease can find effective treatment options at Gulf Coast Spine Care. Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 16, 2013 Aging is one of the most common causes of degenerative disk disease. This is a disease that causes the spaces between the spine to shrink. As this space gets smaller, the nerves and the spinal cord itself can become compressed. This can result in a considerable amount of back pain for the patient. While there...

2013-08-13 23:21:00

Simply unnecessary, ineffective and dangerous procedures are too often prescribed for chronic, lower back pain patients. Austin, TX (PRWEB) August 13, 2013 Discussing his recently released report entitled “6 Eye Opening Concepts About Lower Back Pain Relief,” Dr. Joseph Bowles shared his thoughts regarding what he believes are very often, 'simply unnecessary, ineffective and dangerous' procedures that are too often prescribed for chronic, lower back pain patients. The report...

2013-08-09 23:17:02

Daily exercise is a good way to prevent prevents flare-ups of low back pain caused by muscle strain or spasm. Boston, MA (PRWEB) August 09, 2013 Daily stretching and strengthening is a good bet for preventing attacks of low back pain, according to the August 2013 issue of the Harvard Men's Health Watch. "An episode of acute low back pain is a call to action for people who are simply not exercisers," says Dr. Jeffrey N. Katz, professor of orthopedic surgery and medicine at...

2013-08-05 23:04:47

Allsup comments on new study; explains medical evidence is critical when seeking Social Security Disability Insurance for spinal conditions, which must be long term and severe enough to prevent work Belleville, IL (PRWEB) August 05, 2013 The worldwide medical community is taking note of a recent study showing that certain types of chronic back pain may be cured by antibiotics, highlighting important advancements in medical treatment, according to Allsup, which has helped tens of thousands...

2013-08-01 23:30:33

Dr. Corenman and his team completed a two-year study, entitled, BMP-2-Augmented Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion for the Treatment of Chronic Low Back Pain Secondary to the Homogeneous Diagnosis of Discogenic Pain Syndrome. The study analyzed the effectiveness of transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (TLIF) for the treatment of an enigmatic disorder known as lumbar discogenic pain syndrome (DPS). Vail, Colorado (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 Donald S. Corenman, MD, recently completed...

2013-08-01 23:23:58

Specialized Clinic’s Upgraded Site Features Wealth of Information on Chronic Back Pain and Treatment Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) August 01, 2013 The Illinois Back Institute, a specialized clinical organization dedicated to managing back and neck pain through revolutionary non-invasive, non-surgical and natural treatment methods, today announced the launch of its overhauled website. The new website ,http://www.illinoisbackpain.com/, was created to help people stay on top of their own back...

2013-07-30 13:01:51

Improving the treatment of back pain could cut health care spending and better quality of care Patient care could be enhanced and the health care system could see significant cost savings if health care professionals followed published clinical guidelines to manage and treat back pain, according to researchers at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and published in the July 29 issue of JAMA Internal Medicine. "Back pain treatment is costly and frequently includes overuse of treatments...

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