What are the treatments for disc herniation?

Answer A herniated disc, also known as a slipped disc or ruptured disc, is when the material that cushions the vertebral bones become damaged. Herniated discs can be caused by an injury to the spine or ca... Read More »

Top Q&A For: What are the treatments for disc herniation

Which condition would benefit the most by using an "inversion table": 'spinal stenosis' OR 'disc herniation'?

disc herniation. you cannont undo stenosis. Stenosis means hardening. Its kind of hard to undo hardening of the spine once its already done...In fact ive never heard of a way to undo this. However ... Read More »

Can this be disc herniation Impingement Spondylosis Tendonitis Bursitis Ahhhhh too much possibilities?

here is a far better place to seek info on your spine…

Does the general term "broken back" refer to disc herniation, OR individual vertebrae being fractured, OR BOTH?

Vertebral fracture. Disc herniation is generally referred to as a "slipped disc".

Would an inversion table(spinal traction for pain relief) be better for lumbar "disc herniation" OR "stenosis"?

I've had one for 3 years and it has not been especially helpful for pain relief (bad disks from L3/4 down) If regular old traction hasn't been helpful the mechanics are very similar, but if you hav... Read More »