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Monthly Archives: August 2017

What is a Fluoroscope?

The fluoroscope, discovered in 1985, was the first X-Ray machine. X-Ray  machines let physicians view the body’s interior greatly increasing the ability to diagnose and treat diseases. The fluoroscope has evolved into sophisticated technology that is now a cornerstone of … Continue reading

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Upper Back Pain

Upper Back Pain Most people who have pain related to the spine have the pain in the neck or lower back. The neck and lower back are designed for motion. The upper back is designed for stability and just limited … Continue reading

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THE OPIOID PRESCRIPTION CRISIS

THE OPIOID PRESCRIPTION CRISIS The opioid epidemic/crisis is the rapid rise in the use of prescription and non-prescription opioids in the United States and Canada in the 2010s. The crisis began with the over-prescription of these powerful pain relievers in … Continue reading

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