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Six Sciatica Stretches to Help You Find Relief

July 12, 2019
Six Sciatica Stretches to Help You Find Relief

For those who have experienced it, sciatic nerve pain is hard to forget. The lower back pain associated with sciatica can be debilitating, and radiating pain from sciatica can affect a large portion of the body.

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What You Should Know About Sciatica

March 8, 2019
What You Should Know About Sciatica

Figuring out what is causing you pain can be a tough thing to do. If you think you have sciatica or already suffer from the problem, read on to learn a little bit more about the condition and how treatment is handled.

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Fast Facts About Lumbago

January 11, 2019
Fast Facts About Lumbago

Lumbago is another term for lower back pain. It can occur for many reasons, stemming from urological issues to injuries suffered in a car accident. In some cases, there is no direct cause of lumbago, but patients are still in pain and require treatment.

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When a Back Problem is the Real Problem

November 12, 2018
When a Back Problem is the Real Problem

The health of your spine has a direct influence on the rest of your body. So when something goes wrong in your spine—a disc shifts, a vertebrae cracks, or the nerves become inflamed—other parts of your body suffer.

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Through the Looking Glass

October 22, 2018
Through the Looking Glass

I was asked to be an expert in a case against two pain specialists in Alabama. The facts revealed a level of depravity I have never seen in medicine...

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Quick Facts About Lumbar Radiculopathy

September 17, 2018
Quick Facts About Lumbar Radiculopathy

Most adults experience back pain now and again. Nerve pain, however, is slightly different than other types of back pain, and if you’re experiencing recurrent nerve pain, it’s a good idea to see a doctor at NewSouth NeuroSpine.

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What Happens When Your Spine Grows On A Curve?

June 13, 2018
What Happens When Your Spine Grows On A Curve?

This June, we’re promoting scoliosis education through National Scoliosis Month. Together with the Scoliosis Research Society, our goal is to teach our patients about this fairly common spinal deformity.

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Say No to Sciatica

May 15, 2018
Say No to Sciatica

A sharp, shooting pain moves across your back and down into your leg. Or you feel a consistent, dull ache that causes the sensation of numbness to move through your thigh and into your calf. This is not a normal backache.

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Myelopathy Destroys Your Body’s MVP

May 1, 2018
Myelopathy Destroys Your Body’s MVP

If you gave the MVP award to a part of your body, what would it be? Would you choose your heart or your brain? Your eyes or your limbs? Would you consider nominating your spinal cord as the MVP? The spinal cord is an extremely crucial part of our body that often gets overlooked.

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