Osteoarthritis of the Knee

client="4835"; width=720; secure="true"; openthis="A_84ce10e1"; vm_open();   Overview Osteoarthritis, also called degenerative arthritis, is a gradual breakdown of cartilage in the joints. Cartilage is a tough, flexible connective tissu...

Brain Tumor (Overview)

client="4835"; width=720; secure="true"; openthis="A_66b412e3"; vm_open();   Overview: Brain Tumor This is a mass of abnormal cells. It may be inside your brain, or it may be next to your brain. It can grow and press harmfully against h...

Obstructive Sleep Apnea

client="4835"; openthis="A_3a507703"; width=720; vm_open() Overview This is a breathing disorder. With it, your breathing becomes irregular when you sleep. Your breaths may become shallow. Your breathing may stop completely for extended pe...

Scoliosis: Answers to 18 of the Most Common Questions

People who have or know someone with scoliosis of the spine often have many questions.  Below are some of the most common questions, brief answers, and links to more in depth resources.  What is Scoliosis of the Spine? Scoliosis is a sideways cu...

Finally! Here’s What’s New in Relieving Sacroiliac Joint Pain

What are the sacroiliac joints? The sacroiliac joints, also known as the "SI joint" are the two joints on each side of the pelvis that are formed where the sacrum and each one of the iliac bones meets. The sacrum is often called the "tailbone" a...

Lumbar Spinal Stenosis Explained

Lumbar Spinal Stenosis What is spinal stenosis of the spine? Lumbar spinal stenosis is a narrowing of the central spinal canal in the lumbar spine (lower back) or the neuroforamina where the spinal nerves exit the spine.  Narrowing of the central...

Top Inflammation Expert Reveals How To Improve Quality Of Life and Decrease Likelihood of Early Death

  Inflammation and Disease: Multiple studies in the medical literature indicate that inflammation may play a role in many of the diseases that plague our civilization and lead to early disability and death. Not only can inflammation acceler...

Comparison of Transforaminal Epidural Injections with Conservative Management

  A recent study published in Anesthesia Essays and Researches in the January-March 2017 edition compared fluoroscopic guided transforaminal epidural steroid injections to conservative management in patients with chronic lumbar radicular p...

How do they test for sciatica?

  Sciatica Sciatica is a general medical term that describes a set of symptoms. The symptoms include low back pain and radiating pain into the leg and foot along the course of the sciatic nerve. This pain may be sharp with tingling and num...

Subscribe to Newsletter

Get healthy news and solutions to your problems from our experts!