August 25, 2009
Spine-health was recently mentioned in a CSNPhilly.com article about Philadelphia Eagles' right tackle Shawn Andrews, who recently received two pain-killing injections, including an epidural, for recurrent back pain that has plagued the offensive lineman prior to the start of the 2009 season.
Here's what the article had to say:
"Andrews received two pain-killing injections, one of which was an epidural...According to spine-health.com, an epidural is a common treatment for low-back and leg pain..."
Click here to read the story, which also included a blurb about when controversial quarterback Michael Vick is expected to play his first game with the Eagles. Edit: The article from CSN Philly is no longer working
For more on epidural steroid injections, check out the following resources:
- Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injections for Low Back Pain and Sciatica
- Epidural Steroid Injections for Back Pain and Leg Pain Video
For more information on treating lower back pain, visit our health center on lower back pain.