More research needed on pain relief from prolotherapyArthritis

More research needed on pain relief from prolotherapy

By Robert Shmerling, M.D. Q: What can you tell me about prolotherapy? Have there been published studies on the treatment?…

Nonsurgical treatments may decrease pain from spinal stenosisBack Pain

Nonsurgical treatments may decrease pain from spinal stenosis

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I was diagnosed with spinal stenosis about 12 years ago. I haven’t had many symptoms over the…

Herniation can happen to a disk for a number of reasonsBack Pain

Herniation can happen to a disk for a number of reasons

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I was recently diagnosed with a herniated disk in my back. It’s causing quite a bit of…

Pinpointing cause of lower back pain first step toward reliefBack Pain

Pinpointing cause of lower back pain first step toward relief

Source: Harvard Health Letter Lower back pain is among the most common complaints of older age. The lumbar or lower…

Navigating Back PainBack Pain

Navigating Back Pain

by Carroll Cole The spine is, arguably, the most important structure in the human body. It is an extension of…