When Should I See a Doctor About My Back Pain?

Although most incidences of back pain are resolved with home care such as over-the-counter pain medication, hot and cold compresses, or moderate stretching and exercise, some symptoms could be indicative of a much more serious condition. If you experience back pain...

My doctor said I might have spondylosis. What is it?

Spondylosis is an age-related osteoarthritic degeneration of the spine that typically occurs in the neck or lower back. It’s actually very common, and around 90% of people over the age of 65 will show evidence of spondylosis on x-ray, although the majority of these...