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My herniated disc is acting up again doc, or maybe the pain is from something else?

My herniated disc is acting up again doc, or maybe the pain is from something else? For many of the years that I’ve been in practice, I have heard patients who were at one time diagnosed with a herniated disc in the back state that their disc problem has acted up.  For those who do not understand what a herniated disc is, it is when one of the discs in your back experiences internal damage and the soft tissue in the middle called the nucleus breaks through the outer surface of the disc. This painful condition can require months of Read More »