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Spinal Pain and Neuromuscular Deficiency

The plethora of available treatment methods for low back pain (LBP) is a clear testimonial to the lack of efficacy of any one method to significantly reduce low back pain. This problem has been so elusive that we try and give names to it that reflect our inability to understand its root causes: failed back

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Non-surgical Spinal Decompression (NSSD)

The idea of disc decompression in the absence of surgery has garnered much attention in the last 10 years, but not all the notoriety has been positive or without controversy. Like any new technology it has had many supporters and just as many detractors, or so it seems. Whenever a new therapy or treatment for

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Diagnosis of Low Back Pain

The diagnosis of low back pain is difficult and simply relying on an MRI to diagnose low back pain is expensive and can be misleading. While one can estimate the age of an individual by examining an MRI of the low back, one cannot say whether the subject has pain or not. By way of

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