Discs are the supple pads between each of the bones that make up the spinal column.
Many people will experience neck pain but there are ways to help ease the pain.
Permanent damage is rare and most injuries are not serious. Usually injuries just affect the muscles, ligaments and small joints that repair themselves.
Spinal stenosis is a narrowing of either the central spinal canal or the side root canals, also called the foramina.
There is very little information available about pain in the coccyx area. It can be frustrating...
Although problems with the thoracic spine are less common than other areas of the spine, they can be just as painful and troublesome.
The facet joints act like hinges. It is a dynamic structure and does not lock
Most neck pain gets better within a few weeks.
Sciatica in its widest definition is pain in the distribution of the sciatic nerve. That is the buttock, back of thigh, whole leg and foot.
Spondylosis and Osteoarthritis usually occur together. Spondylosis is the name for changes that occur, often with age, to the vertebral joints of the back.