Category Archives: Questions

Lumbar Degenerative Disc Disease

Lumbar Degenerative Disc Disease (with courtesy to spine-health.com)Lumbar degenerative disc disease refers to the symptoms of lower back pain and/or radiating pain, numbness or weakness in the legs stemming from a degenerated spinal disc. Disc degeneration is a natural part …


Depression and chronic back pain, how to cope with it?

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Zeegers: strengthening lumbar and cervical muscles to get a pain free spine

Zeegers: strengthening lumbar and cervical muscles to get a pain free spine Effective strengthening lumbar and cervical muscles to get a pain free strong spine.(Arthur Arthur Jones: the MedX training.)(reviewed by Zeegers) MedX muscle training principles based on medical and …


Lyme Disease diagnosis blood test in tickborne disease

LYME DISEASE DIAGNOSIS    TAKE CARE TO HAVE A VALIDATED  TEST! ELISA test + Western blot test + EIA + IFA + Polymerase chain reaction (PCR). Lyme tests are often incorrect. The 2-tiered antibody testing approach is recommended, but single-tier and …


BACK PAIN MEDX, GYROTONIC, PILATES, ZEEGERS SECOND OPINION

Zeegers advice for patients with mild low back pain < 6 months the best options are:1) ignore it, move, live your life, walk, biking, do not worry, work, wait & see2) Gyrotonic balancing3) Pilates muscle stretching4) MedX back muscle strengthening0-6 weeks …


Artificial Disc Replacement Surgery (ADR) Overall research of sponsored articles and statistics.

Artificial Disc Replacement surgery (ADR): Overall research of sponsored literature  and statistics with and without disclosure of sponsoring or financial relationship Sponsored researcher sometimes definite about results. Authors of industry-sponsored articles are firmer in the presentation of their results , then …


Dr Zeegers artificial disc replacement pioneer since 1989…the evolution of ADR

The statement by my US friend Said is so true: they say new facts have three phases: First they are dismissed as nonsense and ignored, but fact being fact, it sticks around. Then, because it doesn’t go away, and all …


Osteoporosis and hybrid artificial disc replacement in chronic back pain patients

When you are suffering from local back and or leg pain, even when you have osteoporosis, local pathology could be treated by either anterior fusion or artificial disc replacement, after unbiased perfect diagnosis, even when T-score is -2 or -3, …


How to upload your CD and big other files to dr Zeegers

It is almost impossible to send CD’s and other big files by emailAlways make a ZIP file from any separate CD completely und use the ZIP file to uploadPlease use always wzeegers@zeta.demon.nl , when uploading via www.wetransfer.comBe sure you send …


drzeegers: cause of your back pain? Important question for spine patients

What is the cause of your pain? Take care not to go too quick into the wrong track. The key to success is not the intervention itself, the implant, or another treatment, but an unbiased perfect diagnosis. We have to do …