Does lumbar arthritis progress?

Answer On One Hand: Arthritis is ProgressiveLumbar arthritis, also called lumbosacral arthritis, affects the lower back along the spine, and refers to a condition in which the cartilage between the joints... Read More »

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How to Deal With Arthritis and Bone Spurs of the Lumbar Spine?

Living with disk degeneration and fibromyalgia? Here are some tips.

What are the causes of lumbar stenosis?

Lumbar spinal stenosis involves a narrowing of the spinal canal in the lumbar (lower part of the back). This can exert pressure on the nerves and lead to pain and other complications. Spinal stenos... Read More »

What Is Mid-Lumbar Scoliosis?

If you have one shoulder that is higher than the other, the cause might not be poor posture--it could be scoliosis. Scoliosis can occur at different points along your spine, including the mid-lumba... Read More »

Types of Lumbar Braces?

The need for lumbar braces is increasing every year, and lower back pain is now the second most common cause of disability in the United States, say Timothy S. Carey, M.D., director of the Cecil G.... Read More »