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Chronic Low Back Pain Treatment

Which Of These Chronic Low Back Pain Treatments Is More Effective?   For patients with chronic low back pain, treatment guidelines recommend a non-surgical approach as the FIRST-LINE treatment. Ideally, the goal would be to avoid an initial surgery unless it’s absolutely indicated. That means, unless there is loss of bowel or bladder control or Read more about Chronic Low Back Pain Treatment[…]

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Sciatica Leg Pain

Is This Tingling In My Leg Sciatica Leg Pain? Sciatica leg pain is a symptom of back trouble may surprise you.  Most people don’t realize that leg pain may come from a problem in your back. When you think of low back pain, you may visualize a person half-bent over with their hand on the sore Read more about Sciatica Leg Pain[…]

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Back Surgery For Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

    Back Surgery Carries More Side Effect Risk Than Non-Surgical Treatment For Lumbar Spinal Stenosis   A new research review investigated the effectiveness of different types of back surgery with various non-surgical interventions in the management of adults with lumbar spinal stenosis—a debilitating condition associated with the degeneration of the spine, which can have Read more about Back Surgery For Lumbar Spinal Stenosis[…]