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Tender Points vs. Trigger Points: Diagnosing Fibromyalgia

In spinal healthcare, two primary types of points are used to delineate different types of pain and their relevant causes: Tender points and trigger points. While it’s easy to confuse these two different methods of pinpointing pain, it’s important to realize they refer to distinct and separate phenomena. At Advanced Spine and Posture, we’re adept […]

What’s Behind Your Coccydynia?

Coccydynia is pain and inflammation that’s localized exclusively to the tail bone, or coccyx, usually presenting as a dull, throbbing ache. There are a number of other conditions that can mimic coccydynia, however, making it important to get a professional’s opinion before self-diagnosing. If you’re experiencing pain in your coccyx, seek the help of Advanced […]

Osteoporosis Doesn’t Just Affect Women

Osteoporosis, a degenerative bone disease, affects over 50 million people in the United States. The disease is known to occur more in older adults and is particularly common in females. However, that does not mean it cannot affect males. Many men assume osteoporosis won’t affect them, but the disease is silent and can sneak up […]