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A Skier and Snowboarder’s Guide To Winter Head Injury

By David C. Leppla, MD Neurosurgeon, Sierra Neurosurgery Group As snow descends on the Sierra, many of us in the Truckee Meadows turn our attention toward winter activities, including skiing and snowboarding. And, as a practicing Neurosurgeon, skier and father of an...

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Inflammation of the Sciatic Nerve—Sciatica

Inflammation of the Sciatic Nerve—Sciatica SpineUniverse Written by Lali Sekhon, MD, PhD, FACS, FAANS [hr toptext="" size="small" custom_size="" hide_mobile_hr="true"] Sciatica—shooting pain down the back of one or both of your legs—is generally caused by inflammation...

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