What is Spinal Stenosis: A 101 Guide

Spinal Stenosis

Before we dive deeper into the subject, it would be just sensible to answer a basic question: what is spinal stenosis? Spinal stenosis is a condition caused by the narrowing of the spinal canal, resul...

Experiencing Hand and Wrist Pain? Here are Some Possible Causes

Hand and Wrist Pain

Hand and wrist pain is a common problem among sportspersons, construction workers, and even desk job professionals. The problem can stem from a number of possible causes, such as injury, arthritis, ne...

Types of Knee Replacement Surgery You Need to Know

Knee Replacement Surgery

Knee replacement surgery is a safe and effective procedure that provides long-term relief from pain and helps people lead normal lives. Just like most surgical procedures, knee replacement can also be...

The Roadmap to Foot and Ankle Pain Management

Foot and Ankle Pain

Foot and ankle pain, whether due to a musculoskeletal condition or an injury, can hamper your ability to carry out routine activities. A healthy foot and ankle must be capable of adjusting to uneven s...

Understanding Neck and Back Pain: Causes and Relief

Neck and Back Pain Causes

When it comes to the prevalence of back pain among adults in the US, Statistica paints a very grim picture: 54 percent of adults have had back pain for 5 years or longer as of 2017. A similar survey c...

Precautions to Take after a Joint Replacement Surgery

Joint Replacement Surgery

Although every joint surgery aims at improving the quality of life, the objective can only be achieved if the patient is prepared for what lies ahead. While the participating surgeons in the referral ...

Synthetic Cartilage: A Medical Innovation to Eliminate Pain in the Big Toe

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In many cases, damage to small parts of the body can be responsible for great pain. Such is the case with worn or damaged cartilage. A new joint replacement procedure that uses synthetic cartilage is ...

Simple Exercises for Neck and Back Pain Relief

Neck and Back Pain

Neck and back pain is a common health problem in the U.S. affecting people from all walks of life. While in some cases, pain in the neck and back indicates an underlying problem, in other cases, it is...

Texas Health Spine & Orthopedic Center Patient Navigators: Eliminating Fear with the Personal Touch

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The futurologist John Naisbitt introduced the concept of “high tech and high touch” in his 1982 bestseller Megatrends. He maintained that in a world of technology, people long for personal, human cont...

4 Possible Causes of Shoulder Pain

Causes of Shoulder Pain

Any pain in the shoulder joint or areas around the joint can hamper your ability to lift or even perform routine tasks. If ignored, the pain can aggravate as the underlying problem progresses and gra...