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Runner’s Lower Back Pain

Missing the Crescent City Classic due to runner’s lower back pain is every serious runner’s nightmare. In today’s post we discuss how to determine when it’s time to see a specialist.

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Health Care Heroes | Dr. Shamieh

Has Dr. Shamieh has made a difference in your life or someone you know? Now is your opportunity to nominate him for the 2018 Health Care Heroes award.


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The Vertebra and Disc: A Perfect Pair

The vertebra and disc – two components of the spine that work to provide the body with strength and mobility.  In today’s post we discuss how these bony structures and their softer, flexible counterparts contribute to a healthy spine.


5 New Year’s Resolutions to Reduce Back Pain

Are you tired of making the same resolutions year after new year, only to give up a few months in because they’re kind of unreasonable? How would you like some resolutions that are a little more manageable, and can improve your quality of life in ways you only dreamed? It’s time to make a back pain resolution!

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