How Spinal Compression Fractures Happen

Back pain is a common affliction that can occur in many people, from kids to senior citizens. In most cases, this pain is a result of strenuous days, athletic endeavors or poor sleeping positions. But sometimes, back pain can be the symptom of a larger and substantially more serious problem like spinal compression fractures. This […]

Pinched Nerve Causes

Many people have experienced the feeling of a pinched nerve: numbness, weakness, tingling, burning, or hot/cold sensations. But, what is a pinched nerve? And what causes pinched nerves? A pinched nerve results from too much pressure or compression being applied to a nerve by its surrounding tissues. This tissue can be any number of things, […]