What are Tarlov Cysts and How are They Treated?

What are Tarlov Cysts and How are They Treated?

Insight Neurosurgery – Tarlov cysts, also known as perineural sacral cysts, are fluid-filled sacs that commonly impact nerve roots at the lower part of the spine in the sacral region. Unlike other conditions, such as spinal lesions, Tarlov cysts contain spinal nerve...
The Important Link Between Cholesterol and Stroke

The Important Link Between Cholesterol and Stroke

Insight Neurosurgery – Each year, more than 795,000 people in the United States have a stroke. With an estimated one in four adults over the age of 25 likely to have one in their lifetime, stroke has now reached epidemic proportions. Although strokes are commonly...
8 Reasons You Should Get a Flu Shot This Season

8 Reasons You Should Get a Flu Shot This Season

Insight Chicago – With flu season just around the corner and the battle against COVID-19 still a top priority, September and October is the perfect time to get your annual flu vaccine. Unlike a common cold or other viral illness, influenza is a serious respiratory...