Category: Spine Pain

Treatment for Spinal Compression Fracture

  The fracture in one of the vertebrae due to pressure of the bones above it in the spine is known as a spinal compression fracture. The symptoms of a spinal compression fracture are pain in the back and hips. There is also numbness and tingling sensations in the body and the bowel movements can

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Upper Back Pain: Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

  There can be many underlying reasons for upper back pain although it is mostly resistant to injury compared to other parts of the back. The pain is usually experienced after a traumatic affliction to the upper back but sometimes it can also appear out of the blue, with no apparent reason. Poor posture, repetitive

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All You Need to Know About the Spine

  Spine or the vertebral column, commonly known as the backbone is a part of the axial skeletal system which consists of 33 vertebrae. These vertebrae are a series of small bones in which the upper 24 are separate and the lower 9 are the fused bones of the sacrum and coccyx. The spine extends

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Tips for Online Students About Managing Back Pain

Online learning has recently become a very popular mode of attaining education, especially for those who are bound by time and liabilities. E-Learning has made education accessible even to the remotest parts of the world, provided there is a working internet connection, and a computer to access online lectures. However, there’s a heavy price to

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5 Ways that will help you in Preventing Falls and Spinal Injuries

Introduction Falls are a leading cause of injury in elderly people. More surprising is the fact that these falls mostly occur at home, making other serious accidents secondary in causing spine-related injuries. This can be especially dangerous for people who have restricted mobility due to surgery or some other health condition such as back pain,

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Tips to Reduce Back Pain in Offices

Introduction There is no doubt in the fact that the human body’s architecture designed to function like an overworked machine. Though the time has evolved and employments opportunities we have today require much less physical activity and way more mental activity. 90% of jobs we see around are an office desk job. The dream life

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Spinal Stenosis, Its Causes, and Symptoms

INTRODUCTION The spinal cord runs through the spinal column, a segment of bones called vertebrae that give strength, support, and stability to the upper body. Spinal nerves go through openings in the vertebrae and conduct signals from the brain to the rest of the body. Spinal stenosis is a condition where the spinal column narrows

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5 CONDITIONS THAT CAN CAUSE SEVERE SPINE PAIN

How often do you feel a numbness or sharp pain in your back? Most of us experience some form of back pain at some point in our lives. It could be caused due to a sudden movement or it could be a chronic problem that develops over time. The good news is, it’s not always

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COMMON CAUSES OF PINCHED NERVES

Pins and needles, tingling, pain, numbness and muscle weakness- Just do not sound fun. These are some things you may feel if you suffer from a case of pinched nerves. Wait! What? Nobody pinched anybody’s nerves? But that’s exactly what they are! Pinched nerves are nerves that have been compressed or put under pressure. Usually

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