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July 15, 2014
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Day at the Beach: Beating Chronic Back Pain

Nobody has to tell you after all…when living with chronic back pain from a herniated disc or other spine conditions, the simple things most of us take for granted can be excruciating challenges. For example, a day at the beach […]

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July 1, 2014
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Beach Readiness Basics with Sciatica

There’s no hiding from your bathing suit now that Memorial Day has launched the 2014 beach season! Before signing up for your local insane-beach-body-boot-camp, consider your back pain treatment. If you have been diagnosed with sciatica the last thing you […]

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June 27, 2014
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Significant Savings Thanks to Back Surgery

A new study confirms that back surgery may save you money over the long run if you suffer with disabling pain from a herniated disc or other spine condition. Not only may surgery be a wise bet for you, but […]

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June 24, 2014
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Chronic Back Pain Top Job Obstacle

Topping the causes of work related disability across the globe is low back pain, according to a recent story reported by HealthDay. It beat out approximately 300 other conditions! Common causes for chronic low back pain include herniated discs, spinal […]

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June 20, 2014
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Snowbirds Flock to AccuraScope

Do you think it’s possible to hit two birds with one stone? According to one man interviewed for a recent news story on Scottsdale’s CBS channel 5, the AccuraScope procedure and sunny weather were certainly two birds worth hitting with […]

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June 13, 2014
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Back Pain Treatment and Kinesio Tape

You would never know tennis great Rafael Nadal was playing with back pain at this year’s French Open unless you peeked under his shirt and saw the kinesiology tape running up and down his lower back. Is this really a […]

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June 4, 2014
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North American Spine Featured on Phoenix CBS News

North American Spine and the AccuraScope Procedure is making news in Phoenix. Dr. Abram Burgher appeared on KPHO-TV’s 10 o’clock news to talk about how the AccuraScope Procedure is luring Canadians to the U.S. In Canada, there are no surgeries […]

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May 30, 2014
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North American Spine helping kids improve their health and grades

Today, teachers are looking for anything to help students improve their grades. Educators are opening up their playbooks, looking for any edge they can find to get kids more engaged in the classroom. One of the hottest trends in education […]

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May 28, 2014
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Everybody Needs Back Pain Treatment at Some Time

It seems that everyone has either had it or will have it at some point.  Chronic low back pain, sometimes accompanied by sciatica, can range from mild to severe. The right back pain treatment will depend not only on the […]

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May 20, 2014
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Planting Pointers for Herniated Disc Pain

Has your green thumb been itching to get back out to the garden this year? How about the rest of your body? Whether you call it gardening or yard-work, if you suffer with back pain from a herniated disc or […]

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