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2012-01-20 18:00:00

Considering surgery? Learn First from Nationally Recognized Medical Expert on Endoscopic Spine Surgery for pain relief. Edison, NJ (PRWEB) January 20, 2012 Atlantic Spinal Care, a national leader in endoscopic spine surgery, announces that they will be hosting a free seminar on diagnosing and treating back and neck pain on Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 10am at the Advanced Spine Surgery Center, 855 Lehigh Avenue, Union, New Jersey 07083. Seating is limited so call (877) 272-4535 to register...

2011-12-21 06:23:47

(Ivanhoe Newswire) — Routine expensive MRI imaging doesn´t improve the treatment of patients who need steroid injections into their spinal column to relieve pain, according to this study. In addition, MRIs play a minor role in a doctor´s decision to give epidural steroid injections (ESIs), the most common procedure performed at pain clinics in the U.S. "Our results suggest that MRI is unlikely to avert a procedure, diminish complications or improve outcomes," study leader...

2011-11-25 08:00:00

From a recent discussion with Dr. Liu, "wisdom is not the only attribute that increases with age": "By the time we reach fifty, 85 percent of us will show evidence of disc degeneration." Degenerative disc disease is one of the most common causes of low back pain, which afflicts more than 65 million Americans a year. Edison, NJ (PRWEB) November 25, 2011 "Wisdom is not the only attribute that increases with age", "By the time we reach fifty, 85 percent of us will show evidence of disc...

2011-11-03 12:00:00

HydroCision Inc., a privately held medical device company, today announced the launch of its new patient website dedicated to educating patients about back pain and its novel out-patient procedure for herniated disc treatment called Hydrodiscectomy. North Billerica, MA (PRWEB) November 03, 2011 HydroCision Inc., a privately held medical device company, today announced the launch of its new patient website dedicated to educating patients about back pain and its novel out-patient procedure...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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