Sciatica Pain Relief
WebMD looks at pain relief options for people with sciatica.
Management of Back Pain
Learn about types of back pain and how they can be managed.
Physical Therapy and Pain Management
Physical therapy (PT) can be an important part of a pain management program.
Neck Strain and Whiplash
Neck strain, or whiplash, occurs when sudden force stretches and tears the muscles and tendons in your neck.
Treatments for Cervical Disc Disease: Frequently Asked Questions
Can you treat neck pain from a herniated disc or degenerative disc disease on your own? Get answers to this and other questions about cervical disc disease.
Cervical Disc Surgery: Disc Replacement or Fusion?
Learn about surgical options for cervical disc disease, including disc replacement and fusion surgeries.
Discectomy or Microdiscectomy for a Lumbar Herniated Disc
Discectomy (also called open discectomy) is the surgical removal of herniated disc material that presses on a nerve root or the spinal cord.
Degenerative Disc Disease - Topic Overview
What is degenerative disc disease?Degenerative disc disease is not really a disease but a term used to describe the normal changes in your spinal discs as you age. Spinal discs are soft, compressible discs that separate the interlocking bones (vertebrae) that make up the spine. The discs act as shock absorbers for the spine, allowing it to flex, bend, and twist. Degenerative disc disease can take
Posture: Standing and Walking - Topic Overview
The following tips may help you stand and walk using good posture. Keep your ear,shoulder,hip,and ankle in a line. Avoid locking your knees while standing. Try placing one foot on a low stool if you must stand in one position for a long time. Switch feet every few minutes. Keep your lower back in the neutral position. ...
Corticosteroids for a Herniated Disc
Drug details for Corticosteroids for a herniated disc.