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Is There a Cure for Degenerative Disc Disease? – Part 1

August 8, 2023

What is degenerative disc disease? Degenerative disc disease (DDD) is a condition that affects the intervertebral discs in the spine. Discs act as cushions between the vertebrae, providing support, flexibility, and shock absorption. Over time, the discs can degenerate or break down, leading to degenerative disc disease. The degeneration typically occurs as a natural part…