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Cauda Equina Syndrome
by Kimberly Allen, RN Cauda equina syndrome or CES is considered a serious neurological condition that in most cases is also a surgical emergency.  Damage to this area of your spine causes an acute loss of function in the nerve roots that extend from the end of the spinal... Read more
Avoiding back pain through proper body mechanics

With fall basically upon us and winter coming right behind it many people especially those living in the northern climates are getting their wood made and in. Then they’ll be raking leaves and getting ready for snow. Many will also have something else in common, they’ll have sore backs…

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Dealing with back pain

Dealing with back pain

Medical September 17, 2012

Almost everyone experiences some type of back pain during their lifetime. Anyone at any age can experience back pain though it is more common in people 20-50 years of age. Children and teens may experience back pain but rarely see their Dr. For children and teens that do see their Dr and people over 50 years of age that have back pain it’s usually more serious…

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