Tag: spinal compression

Exercises

Is Walking Good for a Compressed Spine?

Walking can indeed be beneficial for a compressed spine. However, walking alone alone may not be enough to treat a compressed spine. It would help if you also considered other treatment options.

Nerve Impingement Syndrome

A Revolutionary Way to Treat Pinched Nerves in the Back

It is not always necessary to actively treat pinched nerves in the back, as there are cases when they can resolve on their own. However, if the pain persists or gets worse, there are several treatment options to choose from.

Myelopathy vs Radiculopathy - Spinal Nerves and Spinal Cord Compression Differences
Nerve Impingement Syndrome

Myelopathy vs Radiculopathy – What’s the difference?

Myelopathy refers to a condition known as spinal cord compression, while radiculopathy occurs when a nerve root (but not the cord itself) becomes compressed. The latter is more commonly known as a pinched nerve root.

Back pain

Thoracic Spondylosis – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

The term ‘spondylosis’ refers to degenerative changes that occur in the spine due to aging and which tend to lead to pain. When this wear and tear process affects the thoracic spine, it is referred to as thoracic spondylosis.

Bone Spurs

What does a bone spur on the spine feel like?

This condition can severely impact the quality of life of the sufferer, and if left untreated can worsen and lead to painful complications that are discussed in more detail within this article.

Compressed nerve roots
Nerve Impingement Syndrome

What is nerve compression syndrome in the back?

Nerve compression syndrome in the back occurs when a nerve that passes through the spinal column becomes trapped due to conditions such as spinal stenosis, herniated discs and poor posture.