Lower Back problems

How Can You Prevent Constipation After Back Surgery?

By, Dr. Rakesh Dhupia Jain, General Surgery Many people who are recovering from back surgery tend to suffer from constipation. The condition leads to considerable pain as well as discomfort. Even though it is never included in the recovery process, constipation, along with its adverse side effects, can pose a significant…

How Long Does Spinal Fusion Surgery Take to Recover?

By, Dr. Pradyot Kumar Govil, Neurosurgery What is a Spinal Fusion surgery? Spinal Fusion is a surgical technique whereby the painful vertebrae are united or fused together to heal and grow into a solid, single bone. This process is similar to the welding in industries. However, Spinal fusion surgery does not…

Herniated Disc – Causes And Symptoms

By, Dr. Atul Kumar Garg, Orthopaedics Also called slip discs or ruptured discs, herniated discs refer to those problems involving the protrusion of spinal discs through cracks in the tough exterior. They can cause much irritation in the nerves and could amount to excessive pain or numbness in the corresponding leg…

Lower Back Pain -Know Its Symptoms and Treatment!

By Dr. Rajesh Jain , General Physician Lumbago or back pain is a condition which is characterized by mild to serious pain or uneasiness in the lower back region. Lower back pain is more prevalent in youth whose work includes physical exertion and is also common in individuals of retiring age. The…

Spinal Cord Injury Signs – Causes & Prevention

By Dr. Kodeeswaran Marappan , Neurosurgery A spinal cord injury is damage to the spinal cord. It’s an extremely serious type of physical trauma that’s likely to have a lasting and significant impact on most aspects of daily life. The spinal cord is responsible for sending messages from the brain to all…

Lower Back Pain – Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

By Dr. Jatin Soni, Gynaecology Lumbago or back pain is a condition which is characterized by mild to serious pain or uneasiness in the lower back region. Lower back pain is more prevalent in youth whose work includes physical exertion and is also common in individuals of retiring age. The pain might…