Does The Weather Really Increase Joint Pain?

Photo: Dale McDonald, State Archives of Florida Almost all my older patients report they feel more pain when the weather is cold and/or rainy. But is it really true? Here is an example of someone who told me: “I woke up with a lot of leg and back pain, and I think it is just …

The Best Way To Treat Low Back Pain

The answer is prophylaxis (prevention)! What other things are best treated with prophylaxis? Cold, flu, heart attack, diabetes type 2, blood clot, stroke, HIV, lung cancer, etc.  Prevention is the easiest and best way to approach low back pain, so whether you have pain or not, this applies to you! What factors put you at …