The Doctor Says I have Spondylosis, What Should I do?

The Doctor Says I have Spondylosis, What Should I do? Here’s the scenario. Your on the older side, and your back or neck has been bothering you a little more than normal. At your most recent doctor’s visit, you figured you would mention it. They decided that it may be...

How do I Know if I Have a Herniated Disc?

How do I Know if I Have a Herniated Disc?   When most people hear the phrase “herniated disc”, they probably think of their uncle or dad lying on the ground in pain. You may have even been told that you have a herniated disc, and are thinking that you don’t want...

How Can I Get Rid of My Plantar Fasciitis?

How Can I Get Rid of My Plantar Fasciitis? I used to run a lot in highschool. Between cross country, indoor track, and outdoor track I basically ran year round averaging around 45 – 50 miles per week. My friends who played other sports would say that running was...

Can Typing a Lot Give You Carpal Tunnel?

Can Typing a Lot Give You Carpal Tunnel?   Carpal tunnel is a very common problem that has been studied extensively. If you ask any hand surgeon what they see the most of, and what the most common surgery they do is, the answers are very likely to be carpal...

What is Neuropathy?

What is Neuropathy?   The short answer is that neuropathy is when a nerve is irritated and isn’t working right which can cause numbness, tingling, weakness, or even pain. The term neuropathy doesn’t tell you what is causing the nerve to be irritated, only that...