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3 Facts About Athletic Spinal Injuries

3 Facts About Athletic Spinal Injuries

For athletes or anyone who regularly participates in athletics or sports activity, it’s not uncommon to experience some type of spinal injury – although, strangely, they’re not as frequently discussed as some other types of injuries. In fact, due to the high-impact, high-energy nature of some sports and activities, it is extremely common for athletes […]

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Understanding Degenerative Disc Disease

Understanding Degenerative Disc Disease

Degenerative disc disease (DDD) is a condition that affects millions of men and women in the U.S. It is a spinal condition that becomes increasingly more common with age. In fact, it’s estimated about 40% of people over the age of 40 have some form of degenerative disc disease, increasing to about 80% of those […]

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What is Rhizotomy and Is It Right for Me?

What is Rhizotomy and Is It Right for Me?

About 100 million people in the U.S. suffer from chronic pain, according to statistics from the American Academy of Pain Medicine. Of those, nearly half, almost 50 million, have pain in the back or neck. Chronic pain can be debilitating, taking a toll on physical health and mobility as well as psychological and emotional well-being. […]

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