Chronic Pain

Exercise Will Help Your Back

It may seem funny, but your back often needs exercise to heal from injury

How to Prevent Low Back Pain

Easy tips for keeping your back healthy

Finding the Cause of Chronic Back Pain

Taking the time to find the root of the problem will payoff in pain relief

Slideshow: 5 Ways to Stop Back Pain

From crunches to lunches, how to ease the ache

Choosing a Back Specialist

From chiropractors to neurosurgeons, how to sort through your options

Can Surgery Solve Your Back Pain?

How to decide if an operation is the right choice for you

Innovations in Back Pain Surgery

Science is constantly searching for new ways to cure back pain

Make a Good Decision About Back Surgery

Spine surgeons explain what questions patients should ask

Two Patients Choose Back Surgery

Why they decided to go under the knife

How I Conquered My Chronic Back Pain

Years after a car accident wrecked her back, Pat fought for and found relief

One Couple's Struggle With Chronic Back Pain

Learning how to manage the pain and manage to stay connected

Should You Have an MRI?

Be careful about rushing to the lab to get a scan of your back

Shoveling Snow? How to Protect Your Back (and Your Heart)

The exertion, cold weather, and slippery surfaces snow shovelers face are a recipe for back pain (and even heart attacks)

Back Pain Quiz

Test your back pain IQ!