Back Problems


Neurosurgeons: Surgery May Not Be Necessary, But...

How do you know if your chronic back or neck pain — or that radiating pain that can be felt in the arms or legs...

June 9, 2021 / 4 min read


There’s a Fix for Your Back Pain,...

If you’re experiencing that achy back feeling, you aren’t alone. The leading cause of disability in the U.S., back pain will affect 80 percent of...

April 16, 2021 / 3 min read


Woman with Chronic Debilitating Back Pain Finds...

If you’re one of the 16 million Americans who suffers from chronic back pain, you know how it can affect every waking – and sleeping...

October 21, 2020 / 3 min read


Kids and Sports Injuries: Fast Growth Spurs...

When your son or daughter goes through what is commonly called a “growth spurt,” he or she could be more vulnerable to sports injuries if...

September 10, 2020 / 2 min read


Baptist HealthTalk: Podcasts Feature Experts on Health,...

From the common cold to the latest cancer breakthrough, you can now get the latest information on a range of health topics from Baptist HealthTalk...

February 18, 2020 / 3 min read


#BaptistHealthy In Motion: Exercises for Back Pain...

Good posture is key to preventing chronic back pain and injuries. The “Big Three” exercises are meant to increase endurance of the muscles around your...

October 30, 2019 / 2 min read


Spine Care: Getting Back to Health

It is the second-most common cause of a visit to the doctor after the common cold: back pain. And back pain is a top disabling...

October 8, 2019 / 3 min read


Deadly Falls in Older Adults Rising, Study...

The number of Americans over the age of 75 who die following a fall is rising sharply, according to a major new study published this...

June 6, 2019 / 3 min read


Spinal Fusion in Spotlight With Tiger Woods’...

Tiger Woods’ remarkable comeback to win the Masters championship is being celebrated as a great sports achievement. But an increasingly common and effective treatment for...

April 18, 2019 / 2 min read