Researchers found that after six weeks, injections that combined both epidural steroids and the anesthetic lidocaine were no more effective than lidocaine alone. Even the effects of lidocaine did not last long.
If you suffer from back, knee, or hip pain you may be able to avoid surgery with a surprising fix; your footwear.
You’ve tried just about everything, but your back still twinges, your neck’s sore and your shoulders throb. Could the answer to all these aches and pains be your choice of clothing?
Billions of dollars are spent every year on over-the-counter and prescription drugs seeking relief for back pain, but some researchers are saying you need only head to the refrigerator.
Back pain affects so many people that it’s the top cause of disability in the workplace – but it’s not easy to treat. Now, patients suffering from one type of back pain have an incredible new option for relief.