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Sciatica Treatment

Treatment options for sciatica include physical therapy, medication, epidural steroid injections, and surgery.

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Stretching for Back Pain Relief

Stretching is an effective way to relieve back pain by increasing flexibility and reducing muscle tension.

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All About Neck Pain

Neck pain arises from poor posture, muscle strain, or injury in the cervical region. Ergonomics and exercises aid prevention and relief.

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Sciatica Causes and Symptoms Video

Sciatica is leg pain caused by a problem in the low back. Watch an animated video that details the causes and symptoms of sciatica.

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Lumbar Herniated Disc Video

A herniated disc in the lumbar spine can put pressure on spinal nerve roots, causing pain in the lower back or legs.

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Cervical Degenerative Disc Disease Video

Neck pain and stiffness may be the result of cervical degenerative disc disease. While more common in the lumbar spine, DDD can occur in the neck as well.

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Pain in the shoulder blade region is fairly common and can be quite painful and limiting. It can have many causes, ranging from a muscle strain to a more serious condition that requires immediate medical attention.

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