82017May
Is the tingling neuropathy, or not?

Is the tingling neuropathy, or not?

Pain. Numbness. Tingling. All symptoms that can be disconcerting, to say the least. But is it serious enough to necessitate surgery?
The symptoms of peripheral neuropathy are often similar to those of the more serious condition, radiculopathy

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92017Feb
Five Neurological Benefits of Yoga

Five Neurological Benefits of Yoga

For centuries, yogis have known that their regular yoga practice would balance the mind and body From its Eastern origins, yoga has gained a foothold in the Western world of fitness. Today, an estimated 37 million people in the U.S. regularly practice yoga. If you’re looking to lengthen and tone muscles, while maintaining flexibility, yoga…

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242017Jan
Surgical Techniques Help Golfers Get Their Swing Back

Surgical Techniques Help Golfers Get Their Swing Back

Golf season is in full swing here in Arizona. With the Waste Management Phoenix Open nearly upon us, all eyes are on the green. But for many Valley golfers, back pain and neurological or orthopedic problems are keeping them sidelined. Take Brian Folino, for instance. An executive with PGA Magazine and a golfer of more…

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282016Dec
Getting golfers back on the course faster with Minimally Invasive Surgery

Getting golfers back on the course faster with Minimally Invasive Surgery

Minimally invasive surgery has shorter recovery times and can retain range of motion Angle. Force. Rotation. Follow through. A good golf swing is more complicated than it appears. Maintaining the right amount of bend in the knees, keeping head, elbows and wrists aligned appropriately, all while breathing and focusing on the shot. It can play…

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192016Dec
How to protect yourself against Osteoporosis

How to protect yourself against Osteoporosis

There are simple solutions you can implement now to help prevent weak and brittle bones from the disorder Question: I know women are at higher risk for osteoporosis, so what should I do now to protect my bones, and why does it matter? Does my husband need to worry, as well? Answer: Osteoporosis is a disorder…

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82016Nov
Getting to know your neurosurgeon – Dr. Sharma

Getting to know your neurosurgeon – Dr. Sharma

Arizona Brain & Spine Center grows with a new doctor For Dr. Abhishiek Sharma, change has been a constant from his earliest recollections. In his youth, Dr. Sharma’s family moved frequently due to his father’s career and he became accustomed to learning to love his new surroundings. So it’s no surprise that a move to…

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