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Blog Posts in September, 2015

Why Is Lower Back Pain So Common?

It’s well known that colds and stomach bugs are common causes of absenteeism among workers. But did you know that lower back pain is also a common culprit? In fact, lower back pain is the ...
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How Osteoporosis Affects Your Spine Health

Many people associate osteoporosis with hip fractures. This is indeed a common problem, particularly among geriatric patients. However, another problem associated with osteoporosis is vertebral ...
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Get Active Again with Joint Replacement [INFOGRAPHIC]

Joint pain leaves thousands of people watching life from the sidelines every year. When joint issues start, the problem is usually progressive. Over time, as the joint deteriorates more and more, the ...
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Everyday Habits to Minimize Your Back Pain

Maintaining good posture, lifting with your legs, and maintaining a healthy weight are all tried-and-true methods of minimizing back pain. But did you know that something as simple as changing your ...
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When Is Spine Surgery the Best Route of Care?

In the majority of cases, spine surgery is not performed on an emergency basis. While patients with severe back pain may seek pain relief at an emergency care department, they typically have time to ...
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