Factors which may contribute to disc pain or degeneration within the lumbar spine include lack of fitness, heavy lifting
From the back, the SI joint has strong posterior sacroiliac ligaments. The sciatic nerve crosses underneath the piriformis
Surgical Consideration in Treatment L1-L4 - Repair defect if conservative treatment fails. L5-S1 - In situ fusion in lower
Harvard Social Psychologist, Amy Cuddy, talks about the ways you can improve your life by sitting upright for just a few minutes at a time.
Surgery is recommended because if scoliosis becomes severe enough, it can cause back pain, impact the lungs by impairing
The ability to text and email on the move is convenient, but what price are you paying for having the latest technology at your fingertips?
The last two weeks have been very eventful. At long last, I have Galen, a smooth coated, sable Shiloh Shepherd puppy. A friend and I drove to Arizona to pick him up and bring him home to Colorado.
When researching supplements to help with back pain, always be sure that you are getting your information from legitimate and verified sources. While the Internet can provide a great deal of information, there is a lot of false information out there.
Many folks responded to a paid advertisement promising "Great results" and "Little to no down time," and take the bait. They bought the snake oil.
Back pain is a common medical complaint. People often seek solutions for their back pain from friends and family as well as the Internet. However, there is a lot of misinformation out there. Let's look at some of the most common misconceptions about back pain and set the record straight.
Many of us have been told to stand up straight. However, there is nothing straight about the spine. When you look at the spine in profile, it has curves.
Your back is not alone: Your brain organizes your whole body -- your muscles, joints and skeleton -- to function successfully
You must not believe that we are in a financial debt or deficit "crisis." It is a complete sham. The problem is that our leaders do not have the spine to go after the rich and the powerful.
I realized that if I was going to get better, I had to take action myself. Doctors and cures weren't going to magically search
"The muscle spasm has probably flared up," he told me. "Give it a little time to see if it calms down." The truth was, no