What if a bulging disc bursts?

Answer Discs cushion the bones of our spine. They have a jelly-like inner layer surrounded by a harder fibrous layer. Bulging discs push forward slightly but have not broken open yet. If a bulging disc ru... Read More »

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What is the difference between a herniated disc&a bulging disc?

Over time, the discs between the vertebrae in the spine dry and weaken, increasing the risk for injury and problems. Varying factors such as old age and injury can cause herniated or bulging discs ... Read More »

What can I do for a bulging disc?

According to MedlinePlus, a bulging disk (which is also called a herniated disk) occurs in the soft disks between the vertebrae. The disks are responsible for providing cushion to the vertebra in t... Read More »

What is a bulging disc?

A bulging disc is a contained disc disorder located in the neck or back. While a bulging disc remains intact, the disc's outer layers protrude into the spinal canal and may cause pain.CausesInjury ... Read More »

What are the causes of a bulging disc?

A bulging disc refers to an out of place bone disc between the vertebrae in the spine. This condition can cause everything from mild discomfort to the immobilization of the person it is affecting ... Read More »