5 Early Warning Signs of Osteoarthritis

5 Early Warning Signs of Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis in the United States. According to the Center for Disease Control, “By the year 2040, an estimated 78.4 million (25.9% of the projected total adult population) adults aged 18 years and older will have doctor-diagnosed arthritis. . .” This degenerative condition is the normal wear and tear […]

Herniated Disc: Should I Have Surgery?

Should I Have Herniated Disc Surgery

So you’ve been diagnosed with a herniated disc, but now what? You know that one of the discs in your spine that is supposed to cushion your vertebrae and keep the spine flexible isn’t doing it’s job because it is damaged.  Should you have the surgery? This can be a pressure-filled decision to make, especially […]