When considering surgery as an option for effectively treating a back condition, it is important to note the distinctions between surgeries to determine what option is best for you. Typically, surgery is only reserved for when conservative methods of treatment—such as medication or physical therapy—have failed to provide relief from pain and other symptoms.
These next few months a lot of people are going to wake up in pain. Thousands will make hospital trips and many may even require surgery. Why is there such a spike in back injuries at this part of the winter season? Because people underestimate the risks of back injuries involved with shoveling snow, using … Read moreThe Snow Shovelers’ Survival Kit