11 Ways to Avoid Back Pain
WebMD offers 11 simple strategies for preventing lower back pain.
Back Pain Tests
Exams and tests to determine what might be causing your lower back pain.
Cervical Disc Surgery: Disc Replacement or Fusion?
WebMD tells you about surgical options for cervical disc disease, including disc replacement and fusion surgeries.
Neck Strain and Whiplash
Neck strain, or whiplash, occurs when sudden force stretches and tears the muscles and tendons in your neck. Learn more from WebMD about symptoms and treatment of the condition.
Pain Management and Spinal Stenosis
WebMD provides an overview of the causes, symptoms, and treatment of spinal stenosis.
TENS and Electrothermal Therapy for Pain Management
A look at TENS and electrothermal therapy for pain management.
Electrical Nerve Stimulation for Chronic Pain
Spinal cord stimulation is a procedure that uses an electrical current to treat chronic pain. To treat chronic low back pain, a small pulse generator, implanted in the back, transmits electrical pulses to the spinal cord. These pulses interfere with the nerve impulses responsible for leg pain due to nerve damage (sciatica).Implanting the stimulator is considered to be a simple procedure, ...
Pain Management and Sciatica
Learn more from WebMD about the symptoms and causes of sciatica, a painful nerve condition.
Back Pain Questions for Your Doctor
WebMD provides 10 important questions to ask your doctor about back pain.
Back Surgery: Risks and Benefits
Learn more from WebMD about the risks and benefits of various types of back surgery.