4 Ways to Improve Back Pain Now

4 Ways to Improve Back Pain Now

Living with back pain and not being able to do anything about it can feel defeating. It’s easy to underestimate how age-related wear and tear on your spine can impact your life. After all, your spine is integral to everything you do. You use your spine each and every day to support the majority of […]

Treating Back Pain Without Surgery

Treating Back Pain Without Surgery

Suffering from neck or back pain can be debilitating and frustrating. Because the spine is critical to so many of our body movements, pain from a spine condition can make daily life increasingly difficult. The impact of living with a spine condition doesn’t stop at pain-based symptoms. It can affect your mood and quality of […]

How To Explain Your Back Pain To Your Doctor

explain your back pain

Being in pain is . . . well, painful. But it can also be frustrating and annoying. When your pain is affecting your mood, your activities and your overall quality of life, it’s time to talk to your doctor about your treatment options. But how do you explain something that’s so overwhelming? Follow these guidelines […]

Thinking About Back Pain Surgery? Ask These Questions

Thinking about back surgery

Back pain surgeries are increasing each year. 170.9% increase of primary lumbar fusions from 77,682 to 210,407 between 1998 and 2008. 11.3% increase in laminectomies from 92,390 to 107,790 between 1998 and 2008. All surgery comes with risks, so it’s important to get all the information you can. It’s a good idea to have all […]