LoseTheBackPain
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Do CT Scans Increase Your Cancer Risk?

Male patient in medical scanner with red lights

Doctors are supposed to order medical tests that help their patients pinpoint the source of their pain or problems… But there’s something alarming going on when it comes to lower back pain… If you see your doctor about lower back pain, you have more than a 50% chance they’ll send you for an imaging test... Like an X … Read More

Filed Under: Cancer, Lose the Back Pain, Lower Back Pain
Written By: Jesse Cannone,

Sacroiliac Joint and Tailbone Pain

The sacroiliac joints sit between the wing of the pelvis and the spine. It makes up the rear part of the pelvic girdle. The exact placement varies from person to person, but injuries are common due to the unique role it plays in movement and body support. Pregnancy is a common source of sacroiliac pain, as the ligaments of … Read More

Filed Under: Sacroiliac Joint
Written By: Jesse Cannone,

Spondylolysis Bilaterally in Adults

Spondylolysis bilaterally in adults is a condition that occurs when a crack is formed in the bony ring that is located in the back of an adult's spinal column. The most common place for this to occur is in the lumbar region or the lower back. When spondylolysis bilaterally in adults occurs, the bone responsible for protectin … Read More

Filed Under: Back Pain
Written By: Jesse Cannone,

Pain Meds And Natural Therapies To Relieve Back Pain

One of the worst parts of suffering from back pain—other than the pain and discomfort—it is that the back plays such a crucial role in everyday movements. Your back is an integral part of basic movements from walking and running to bending and twisting, which means finding relief can be difficult if you don’t know what type … Read More

Filed Under: Back Pain
Written By: Jesse Cannone,

Lower Back Pain Right Side

Lower back pain (also know as lumbago) is rather common and has a number of causes. The lower back bears most of a person's body weight. There are generally two types of pain that people suffer in their lower back: acute back pain is a sharp burning sensation, and chronic back pain is a dull aching sensation. Back pain can b … Read More

Filed Under: Back Pain
Written By: Jesse Cannone,

Lower Left Back Pain or Left Side Back Pain

Lower Left Back Pain

One of the most common questions we receive is, what causes lower left side back pain? Lower left back pain is a very common condition and has several causes. The key to get quick and lasting pain relief is in understanding what really causes it. Often times the individual experiences a sharp pain in the lower left sid … Read More

Filed Under: Back Pain
Written By: Jesse Cannone,

Spinal Stenosis

What It Is and How to Treat It By Steve Hefferon, CMT, CPTA What Is It? Lumbar Spinal Stenosis is the narrowing of the spinal canal that puts pressure on the spine cord. It can also be a narrowing of the area where the nerve branches exit the spinal column, thus causing lower back pain or pain that radiates down the legs. … Read More

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Why Are Doctors Doling Out Rat Poison to Millions of Boomers?

rat poison

Is this Hidden Danger In Your Medicine Cabinet? You might be surprised to know one of America’s most prescribed drugs... ...is also found in the pest control aisle at Home Depot. I’m serious. Drug companies say it’s harmless to humans. Yet, studies link it to fatal internal bleeding, kidney failure, increased ris … Read More

Filed Under: Medications
Written By: Jesse Cannone,

Laugh Your Way to Pain Relief

By Steven Hefferon, CMT, PTA, CPRS A man rushed into a veterinarian's office carrying his limp, lifeless dog. The vet examined the animal and told the man the dog was dead. The man asked if there was any way the doctor could revive the dog. The doctor left the room and returned with a cat, who sniffed the dog from head to … Read More

Filed Under: Back Pain, General Health
Written By: Jesse Cannone,