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Glen Perkins feels relief following cortisone injection in his back

Twins closer Glen Perkins is feeling much better after receiving a cortisone injection in his lower back Wednesday.

The Twins left-hander hasn’t pitched in a game since Sept. 269 more words


Tennis Elbow Anyone?

Tennis Elbow Anyone?

So, what is tennis elbow anyway?
Tennis elbow is a term used to describe the overuse of the arm, forearm, and hand muscles that results in pain in the elbow. 399 more words

Ana Lipson Md

A True Reiki Story...Back Trouble...

A friend of mine has for many years suffered with back problems, which has been exacerbated by osteoporosis. In June 2005, her back had become so bad that the doctor recommended 12 cortisone injections directly into the lumbar bones. 281 more words


Recommended Physicians

Suggested Physicians

Phoenix, Arizona

Dr. Todd W. Turley, MD, The Pain Center of Arizona

Bio from The Pain Center of Arizona

Medical School
University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson AZ… 458 more words


What is a Cortisone Shot?

Most people hear “steroids” and most will immediately think of some iron pumping, professional athlete-type, ‘roid rager with biceps the size of VW bugs. Most media coverage of steroids involves a lot of negative press, giving steroids which can be very helpful a bad name… and did I mention ‘roid rage? 2,594 more words

Pain Management

"This Might Sting a Little!" (And Other Lies Your Doctor Tells You)

Outside of the ability to read minds, the ability to walk is inarguably one of the most important things that a waitress “brings to the table”. 1,711 more words


Update - injections, and MRI....

Well, my appointment to see the specialist again is on the 18th…. Yesterday I called their office to ask at what point is this bad, like really bad….. 225 more words

Back Injections