02.20.2013 / Blog Posts Health and Wellness
Back pain isn't reserved for football players alone. The experts at Commonwealth Orthopaedics explain a common spinal issue and how to fix it...
Cervical stenosis refers to when the spinal cord or spinal nerves in the neck are compressed. If there is spinal cord dysfunction with this type of spinal stenosis, symptoms can include:
- Weakness and numbness in the shoulders, arms, hands, legs and feet
- Trouble with coordination and balance
Cervical spinal stenosis can often be managed with physical therapy, anti-inflammatory or analgesic medications, and activity modification. Patients with severe pain from cervical spinal stenosis may be recommended for surgery to help relieve pressure on the spinal cord.
For more information on cervical spinal stenosis, go to: http://blog.c-o-r.com/2012/01/31/cervical-stenosis/
By, Thomas Mazahery, MD; Commonwealth Orthopaedics
Commonwealth Orthopaedics has teamed up with the Redskins as a new health and wellness partner. Click here for more information.
It's our turn.
Join the 106853 members
Join The Redskins Women’s Club
Refer a friend now
WOW is better with friends. So get yours to join. And share every Burgundy and Gold moment.
- Oct. 27, 2014
- Nov. 1, 2014
- Nov. 22, 2014
- Dec. 1, 2014
- Dec. 31, 2014
- Feb. 19, 2015
Oct. 6, 2014 06:30 PM WOW Think Pink Pregame Party: Redskins Seahawks
Oct. 6, 2014 08:30 PM Redskins vs. Seahawks6
Oct. 14, 2014 06:00 PM Ladies Night Out at Redskins Park14
Oct. 19, 2014 11:00 AM Redskins vs. Titans Pregame Party
Oct. 19, 2014 01:00 PM Redskins vs. Titans19
Oct. 27, 2014 07:30 PM Redskins on the Road Pregame Party27