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Disc herniation, chiropractic and nerve root injections; which method offers best and safest relief for back pain suffers?

Disc herniation, chiropractic and nerve root injections; which method offers best and safest relief for back pain suffers? A recent study looked at the cost/benefit of the different procedures to treat disc herniation and the pain that results from it. While there was some disparaging news regarding nerve root injections due to a poorly manufactured medication, many patients are often suggest to take a nerve root injection over three sessions before having a more invasive discectomy or fusion. Safety Safety of course is an issue with any medical or procedure, and after a few people have had problems with the Read More »