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Numbness & Tingling: When to Worry Updated

February 20, 2024

Based on one of our website’s most popular articles, Numbness and Tingling: When to Worry, written by Meegan Domangue, PA-C, I wanted to provide an ...

Risk Factors for Herniated Discs

August 16, 2021

All your life, your vertebral discs act like shock absorbers in your spine. These spongy tissues separate each vertebral joint from the one below to ...

Risk Factors for Spinal Stenosis

May 3, 2021

Spinal stenosis is a narrowing of the spinal canal that places pressure on the spinal nerves, causing pain, tingling, and other symptoms. Spinal stenosis usually ...

Spotting the Warning Signs of a Herniated Disc

September 1, 2019

Your spine is a complex set of bones. Each vertebrae is cushioned by a disc, which kind of resembles a jelly donut: a soft, pillowy ...

What is Lumbar Spinal Stenosis?

May 23, 2017

Lumbar spinal stenosis is narrowing of the spinal canal in the lumbar area, which is the area in lower back. The narrowing of the spinal ...

Numbness and Tingling: When to Worry

October 29, 2015

For new information including possible causes and treatment options read our 2024 update on numbness and tingling. Numbness and tingling in the arms and legs ...