Back Pain and Neck Pain Blog

Back Pain and Neck Pain Blog

Pain caused by sciatica is typically felt across the buttocks and into the legs, and is often the result of a problem in the low back. However, other conditions can also cause pain similar to sciatica. Make sure to see your doctor for a correct diagnosis.
The quadratus lumborum (QL) and gluteus medias muscles can cause significant low back pain if they are strained. Ask your massage therapist to work on these two specific muscles for back pain relief.
Releasing inner endorphins, getting a good night's sleep, and other simple tips can help make living with low back more bearable.
A new analysis of lumbar discectomy outcomes suggests productivity in the workplace may improve for patients who have surgery to treat their pain from herniated discs.
People who live with chronic pain can feel frustrated because there is no way to scientifically quantify their pain. However, a recent analysis of MRI scans of people in chronic pain show that there may be a way to map pain in the brain.
Pets have the power to help people coping with physical pain and depression. Our readers share how their pets help them cope.
Naloxone has been available for use by professional medical personnel as an antidote for opioid overdose. Now it is available for the public as an easy to use injection.
To find a great surgeon, check out the many resources and articles we've written on our site.
Your cure for insomnia may not be listed in the most common sleep tips. Try these 11 unconventional ideas to get to sleep and stay asleep.
Tiger Woods' surgeons announced they performed a microdiscectomy on Tiger Woods to help relieve his back pain.

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