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Symptoms and Treatment of Spinal Compression Fractures

Lower back pain is the primary cause of disability worldwide, according to a 2010 Global Burden of Disease Study. In fact, up to 50 percent of Americans report they experience…

What’s the Difference Between MRIs and CT Scans When Considering Back Surgery?

Photo by Stillwaterising via Wikemedia Commons When you’re experiencing severe back pain and you’ve tried everything, you may need spinal surgery. This means an MRI or CT scan may be ordered….