Arthritis and Ankylosing Spondylitis
WebMD looks at ankylosing spondylitis, which is a type of arthritis that affects the spine.
Spinal Decompression Therapy
WebMD explains both surgical and nonsurgical spinal decompression. Learn what’s involved and find out if it could ease your back pain.
Sleeping Well With Low Back Pain
No need to toss and turn all night because of back pain. Manage your sleep environment with these strategies.
Physical Therapy and Pain Management
Physical therapy (PT) can be an important part of a pain management program.
Physical Therapy and Other Options for Neck Pain
Find out how physical therapy and other options might ease neck pain from cervical disc disease.
Types of Spine Curvature Disorders
WebMD explains various types of spine curvature disorders and their symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatments.
Causes of Back Pain
What are the causes of back pain?
Cauda Equina Syndrome Overview
WebMD explains the symptoms, causes, treatments, and prognosis of cauda equina syndrome.
Spinal stenosis is a rare condition characterized by abnormal narrowing (stenosis) of the spaces within the spinal canal,spinal nerve root canals,or bones of the spinal column (vertebrae). Affected individuals may experience pain in the lower back and/or the legs. In some cases,affected individuals may have difficulty walking. Spinal stenosis may occur as a result of spinal injury,surgery,...
Tests for Diagnosing Back Pain
The experts at WebMD have compiled a list of tests used to diagnose back pain.