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Using Corticosteroids to Treat Disc Degeneration

Disc degeneration is a common cause of chronic back pain among older people, and without treatment, those symptoms can wind up getting worse. Corticosteroid injections help by reducing inflammation, so you can find much-needed relief.

Sep 12th, 2021
What’s Causing Your Sciatica?

If you have sciatica, some days, it can seem like you’ll never find relief. Good news: Actually, there are several medical treatments that can relieve nagging pain and tingling. Knowing what’s causing your sciatica is the first step in treatment.

Aug 18th, 2021
How Kyphoplasty Works to Relieve Your Lower Back Pain

Lower back pain is a common medical complaint — one that gets more common with age. When painful symptoms are caused by osteoporosis, a minimally invasive procedure called kyphoplasty just might help. Here’s how it works to relieve lower back pain.

Jun 30th, 2021
Living With Neuropathy (And What You Can Do About It)

Millions of Americans suffer from neuropathy, dealing with pain, numbness, and loss of strength that goes hand-in-hand with nerve damage. If you’ve been diagnosed with neuropathy, here’s what you can do to lead a more comfortable, more active life.

May 27th, 2021
Spinal Cord Stimulation: What to Expect

If you’ve tried various non-surgical pain management techniques that haven’t worked, spinal cord stimulation might be right for you. Discover how spinal cord stimulation ends chronic pain and what to expect from treatment.

Apr 6th, 2021
Mainstay Reactiv8 -- treatment for chronic low back pain

A novel approach for treating chronic low back pain which is restorative in nature. It involves placing very small electrodes on nerves which stimulate the core muscles thus rehabilitating the motor control of the lumbar spine and restoring stability.

Apr 30th, 2021