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.
The process of age-related change or degeneration in the tissues and structures of the spine is something that will happen to all people at some point in their lives.
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Your colleagues can give you support and help in coping with your back pain and any other problem you may face.
A laminectomy is a surgical procedure where the lamina (the back part of the vertebra) is removed to relieve nerve compression causes by prolapsed discs and spinal stenosis.