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The Pain From Steve Kerr’s Back Surgery Sounds Like Hell

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Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr had an absolutely awful outcome with his lumbar spine surgery. He was in Portland the other day and spoke at a press conference: http://www.mercurynews.com/2017/04/23/thompson-suffering-of-warriors-coach-steve-kerr-is-heartbreaking/

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Be Sure to Attend “The Pasta Is On Us” Presentation on October 25, 2016

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If you haven’t already reserved your seat, there is still time! Join us for a Pasta Extravaganza at the Old Spaghetti Factory “THE PASTA IS ON US” 6:30 pm October 25, 2016 You heard us right! Bring along a friend or loved one who desperately needs to hear about nonsurgical spinal decompression and we’ll treat you both to dinner! If you or someone you know has been told to have…

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Join Us for a Pasta Extravaganza at the Old Spaghetti Factory

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Join us for a Pasta Extravaganza at the Old Spaghetti Factory “THE PASTA IS ON US” 6:30 pm October 25, 2016 You heard us right! Bring along a friend or loved one who desperately needs to hear about nonsurgical spinal decompression and we’ll treat you both to dinner! If you or someone you know has been told to have back surgery If you or someone you know has had back…

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An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure

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Most of us are familiar with the old adage that ‘an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure’, but how many of us have really taken it seriously? The other day I was talking with a fellow physician about how successful the dental profession has been in getting this message across. When most of us were barely able to hold our own toothbrush, we were completely indoctrinated in…

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Epidural Steroid Injections Increase the Risk of Vertebral Fractures

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Research recently came to light which shows an increased risk of vertebral fracture for patients whom had received lumbar epidural steroid injections. The study, which appears in the Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, randomly selected 3,000 patients who had a lumbar epidural steroid injection and compared them to 3,000 patients who did not undergo the procedure. There were no significant differences between the groups regarding patient age, gender, corticosteroid use…

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