Spinal stenosis surgery – an overview

Spinal stenosis surgery What is spinal stenosis? The focus of this post is spinal stenosis surgery, but before we can really begin to discuss surgical treatment options for spinal stenosis, it is important to identify spinal stenosis. Most people who are diagnosed with spinal stenosis are in their 50s-60s, and have had an MRI which […]

What you need to know about neck sprains

What you need to know about a sprained neck If you have recently been in an accident or had an injury which left you with whiplash or a sprained neck, you might not be sure what the diagnosis means and how it will affect your life. In this post, we’ll discuss what happens when you […]

Relieve neck pain caused by smartphone and tablet use

Relieve neck pain caused by smartphone and tablet use Heavy smartphone and tablet users are increasingly creating stress around their neck by twisting and tilting their neck to different angles.  Chiropractors also say that working in front of the computer or your laptop for longer than 8 hours without using proper posture may be a […]

Understanding severe neck pain

Understanding severe neck pain Severe neck pain can make even the most basic tasks difficult.  From getting out of bed and getting dressed in the morning to performing routine chores around the house, or fulfilling your daily duties at work, the agony can be almost unbearable.  In this post we will discuss common causes and […]

Cervical herniated disc – what it is and how to treat it

Cervical herniated disc Have you recently been diagnosed with a cervical herniated disc, and are looking for answers as to what that really means? In this article, we will discuss what the diagnosis means, and some of the available treatment options. A cervical herniated disc is a commonly diagnosed condition for individuals ages 30-50. It […]

Getting an accurate diagnosis for your stiff neck pain is critical

Getting an accurate diagnosis for your stiff neck pain is critical The most important thing you can do when suffering from stiff neck pain or cervical spine pain, whether acute or chronic, is to first seek an accurate diagnosis.  To relieve neck pain and to relieve lower back pain,  you first must know what you […]

Cervical spine pain and back pain: a major problem today

Cervical Spine Pain and Back Pain: A Major Problem Cervical spine pain, or neck pain, and back pain are two of the most common reasons adults seek medical treatment each year.  About 50% to 80% of American adults will suffer from neck or back pain at some time in their lives.  The pain can feel […]