Usefulness of MRI for Low Back Pain

Medical imaging - specifically MRIs, are a commonly used as a diagnostic tool for medical practitioners around the globe. MRIs are great at what they do - that is, allow clinicians to noninvasively see anatomical structures deep within the body. However, MRIs can often be misleading or unnecessary when used to identify the cause of back pain. MRIs of the lumbar spine frequently show disc herniation, spinal stenosis, arthritis, etc. But how does knowing this information affect you? [...]

By |2020-03-10T11:35:38-05:00March 10th, 2020|Parent Category I|Comments Off on Usefulness of MRI for Low Back Pain

Alternative to Coffee: Green Tea

Green Tea Green tea is known to have many of the same benefits as coffee with less caffeine and avoids the crash that you obtain with coffee. Instead, it releases sustained energy sustained energy over a 4-6 hour period for a more adequate effect. Tea is a natural plant based drink with limited additives especially if you get organic tea. If you are concerned about your caffeine intake the blended green tea with other flavors and herbs tend [...]

By |2020-03-04T15:08:32-06:00March 4th, 2020|Parent Category I|Comments Off on Alternative to Coffee: Green Tea