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Can a Spine Specialist Help Pinpoint the Real Issue?

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The problem with back and spine issues is that it can be difficult to find the cause of the problem. Pain can be displaced and it is not always in the same area as the injury or spine issue. Nerve damage or interference is common; a problem in the spine may be felt in the …
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What Is Spondylosis and How Is It Treated?

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Spondylosis is the degeneration of the spine, which can impact the facets joints and discs. The elements of the spine are affected by aging; everyone incurs degeneration of bone and cartilage eventually. However, though aging cannot be stopped, there are treatments for spondylosis that can help minimize pain and improve mobility. Spondylosis and spinal osteoarthritis …
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Alternative to Spine Fusion Surgery

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If you have spinal stenosis, spondylolisthesis or other chronic or acute spinal conditions that cause you pain and loss of function, you may have been considering spinal fusion surgery. While in some cases spinal fusion is the only option for those suffering from spinal problems, the surgery can be risky and require a long recovery …
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Spondylosis

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Spine degeneration happens to just about everyone as they age. However, some people are more negatively affected by Spondylosis than others and require intervention to achieve a quality of life that they can live with. Everyone will have age-related wear and tear that affects the spinal disks in the neck. As bodies age, they dehydrate …
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