The nature of being human and aging comes with the wear and tear of arthritis.  Arthritis is not a picky disease and affects all joints, including all the joints of our spine.  Approximately 54 million adults have doctor-diagnosed arthritis.

Dr. Meghan Murphy, a neurosurgeon at Mayo Clinic Health System in Mankato, will be presenting, Arthritis of the Spine and Nerve Pain Wednesday, May 15 from 11 am – 12 pm at the VINE Adult Community Center.  Dr. Murphy will review common problems of arthritis in the spine and nerve pain and what treatments can be used to decrease pain and enhance the quality of life.

Attendees are encouraged to ask questions during the presentation.

The event is free and open to the public.  For more information or to register call (507) 386-5586.