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Is it Weakness or Fatigue?

May 17, 2018 | Neurological Issues
Is it Weakness or Fatigue?

Your muscles are sore, your energy is waning, and you’re just tired. But what if it’s more than fatigue? What if your muscles are weak as a result of a deeper issue? Find out what signs point to muscular weakness and what you can do about it.

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Say No to Sciatica

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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Comprehending Neuropathy

May 7, 2018 | Neurological Issues
Comprehending Neuropathy

Peripheral neuropathy, often just referred to as “neuropathy,” affects 20,000,000 people in America. That’s 1 in 15 people. Those suffering from this disease are constantly aware of their pain. So this week—National Neuropathy Awareness Week—it’s time for us to become more aware.

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Myelopathy Destroys Your Body’s MVP

May 1, 2018 | Back Pain, Neck Pain
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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It Might Be More Than Just A Pain In The Back

April 11, 2018 | Spinal Intervention, Back Pain
It Might Be More Than Just A Pain In The Back

There is a big difference between the unwelcome pain that comes from an old sports injury or picking up a heavy box, in comparison to a condition involving the nerves. The bones, muscles, and nerves in your back are a complex system that support your entire body, and it’s always possible that they may become compromised and lead to a condition called lumbar radiculopathy.

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The Complexities of the Brain

April 3, 2018 | Neurological Issues
The Complexities of the Brain

Weighing about three pounds, the human brain serves as the command center for our nervous system. Every second, the neurons in our brain are making 500 trillion connections allowing us to have mental processes that affect our thinking, reasoning, perception, emotions, sensations, learning, and memory. 

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When Nerve Pain Strikes

March 22, 2018 | Neurological Issues
When Nerve Pain Strikes

The average person doesn’t spend much time after high school graduation considering the remarkable system that is responsible for every thought, every movement, and every activity within the body. That is, until they experience pain, and then that is all they can think about. The specialists at NewSouth NeuroSpine treat conditions that involve the nervous system.

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