Any manner of Degeneration of the spine is, known in medical terms as Spondylosis.
There are different names to the disease. If it happens in Neck then it is called Cervical Spondylosis, if happens in Lower Back part of the human body then it is called Lumbar Spondylosis.
Moreover, Thoracic Spondylosis occurs in the Middle Back of the human body which is painful as well.
There are chances of it causing unwanted pressure on the nerve roots with subsequent disturbance like pain, paresthesia or muscular pain in the limbs.
There are many causes of Spondylosis among which the most common is Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI) which occurs due to bad posture of sitting when working in computers for long hours or while driving.
RSI even occurs due to any kind of shock to the Spine, which may cause to carrying of very heavy stuff.
Other cause is due to age even though Spondylsis may occur in any age but usually older people are more vulnerable to this disease.
It is a lifetime disease and hence, there is no cure to it but Spondylosis patients are, advised to go through a series of therapy and have to maintain proper posture at all times.
However, there are other series of treatment as well like physic therapy many more, which makes your semi fluids of the spinal cord to get stable.
In the recent times, man made plasma semi fluids are also available for the treatment.
Written by Tuhin Ghosh