The spinal cord is the central support system of the human body consisting of 33 bones and 31 nerves. It runs from the brain at the base of the neck to your lower back, forming an S shape curve. It [...]
Given the pace of life, most people who work in an office, sitting in a chair for eight hours, experience that their spine is not always in the best position. So if you begin to feel pain in your lower [...]
The back and spinal cord are involved in just about every movement a human makes. Even in something as simple as lying down or walking, the spinal cord plays an integral part in our ability to accomplish the activity. Those [...]
Unlike some other parts of the human body, we cannot avoid using our back and spinal cord daily. The back comprises muscles, ligaments, tendons, discs (pads in between the vertebral bones that provide cushioning), and bones all put together in [...]
Thoracic back pain refers to moderate to severe pain in your upper or middle back. The intensity of the pain can vary on a case-to-case basis. The underlying cause can also depend on a variety of factors. However, seeing that [...]
Ways to Reduce Use of Pain Medication After Surgery June 24, 2019 Your life is spent ‘on the go’. To literally keep you upright, your spine, back and neck tend to work overtime. Your spinal column bends, twists, and [...]
Operation Proper Exit: Wounded Warriors Leave Afghanistan On Own Terms KABUL, Afghanistan — In pouring rain, five wounded warriors received a hero’s welcome at Headquarters, International Security Assistance Force, as they returned to Afghanistan for the first time after [...]
Myelopathy Secondary To A Large Multilevel Cervical Synovial Cyst Extending From C5 To C7 Review the case study here.