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2013-10-25 23:19:51

The Bonati Spine Institute discusses the prevalence of bone spurs in athletes and how they are treated. Hudson, FL (PRWEB) October 25, 2013 Baseball season is rounding down, the regular season is over and it has been announced that several players will be undergoing treatment for bone spurs. Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Josh Johnson and Chicago Cubs pitcher Zach Putnam both underwent treatment in early October for treatment for their bone spurs. The Bonati Spine Institute explains what bone...

2013-02-28 23:03:39

Dr. Steven Shoshany, a renowned Manhattan chiropractor, is expanding and upgrading his cervical spinal decompression treatments. New York. NY (PRWEB) February 28, 2013 Dr. Steven Shoshany, a leader in non-surgical spinal decompression in NYC, is pleased to announce the acquisition of the most advanced and lauded cervical decompression equipment available in NYC. Cervical spinal decompression is administered by computer-assisted device that safely and effectively restores integrity to the...

2012-05-19 23:00:17

Neck pain remains as a major cause of disabilty, according to Dr. A. J. Farshchian MD the medical director for the center for Regenerative medicine. (PRWEB) May 19, 2012 Neck pain remains as a major cause of disabilty, according to Dr. A. J. Farshchian MD the medical director for the center for Regenerative medicine. All the interconnected structures that give your neck its incredible range of motion are subject to the wear-and-tear damage of arthritis and the overextension injuries of...

2011-09-20 04:00:00

Mina Foroohar, MD, a board-certified neurosurgeon in Arlington Heights, Illinois, performs more neck disc surgery procedures than all other spine surgeons at Northwest Community Hospital combined. Dr. Forooharâs minimally invasive surgical technique for anterior cervical discectomy with fusion enables most patients to go home the next day. Arlington Heights, Illinois (PRWEB) September 20, 2011 Chicago-area board-certified neurosurgeon Mina Foroohar, MD, FACS, does more than...

2008-01-22 18:00:10

By LAURA CUMMING THERE are relatively few fatalities on the table," the surgeon cheerily announced, "though you obviously have to be careful with the carotid artery. We go in through the front of the neck, whip out the discs and replace them with filigree metal." At the time I thought he said something about gold but perhaps I was just flustered with amazement. For this was a revelation. Nobody had yet suggested that whatever was wrong with me might warrant actual surgery. Nine months...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'