Monthly Archives: August 2016

Chronic Pain Defined

The National Institutes of Health defines chronic pain as pain lasting for more than 12 weeks. It may originate from an initial injury or infection, but some people suffer chronic pain without any evidence of a previous injury or specific cause. The level of varies from mild to debilitating and can occur in spurts […]

Degenerative Spondylolisthesis

Degenerative Spondylolisthesis is a condition in which a bone (vertebra) in the spine slips out of the proper position onto the bone below it. It can range in severity and may have no symptoms. In some cases, the pain can become quite severe.

Whether from wear and tear from sports or other activities that create […]