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CHRONIC BACK PAIN
Be Free From Chronic Back Pain With These 5 Tips
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Pay attention to your body and know what works for you.
Is Anxiety or Stress Causing Your Back Pain?
creator of Yoga-Eat-Play** = Authentic Therapeutic Yoga + Int...
It looks like in order to get rid of one of them, you have to get rid of the other. They came paired up: anxiety or chronic stress and chronic physical back pain.
Feeling the Pain of Ignoring Back Pain Prevention Recommendations
Pediatrician mother of 3, author, educator, health communicato...
The fact of the matter is, we know prevention works. The challenge, however, is in convincing ourselves it's worth following all of the good advice that's out there
we feel the pain of putting it off.
You Are Sitting in the Middle of a Back Pain Epidemic
Vijay Vad, M.D.
Sports medicine specialist, Hospital for Special Surgery; Facu...
Prolonged sitting, like at a computer, puts a kind of chokehold on the disc, cutting off the blood supply it needs. This combination of pressure and the concurrent decrease in blood and the nutrients it carries to the discs increases the back's risk of injury.
Practicing Bad Medicine
Namratha Kandula, M.D., MPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Northwestern University
Many people are demanding better oversight of drug manufacturers in the wake of the recent fungal meningitis outbreak. But few people are asking an even more important question: Why were these patients getting questionable -- and mostly unnecessary -- steroid injections in the first place?
Another Health Benefit Of Yoga: Easing Back Pain
Loren Fishman, MD
Medical Director of Manhattan Physical Medicine and Rehabilita...
The spiritual element in yoga is difficult to capture in large groups, but with researchers like the group in Seattle thinking about these problems, going forward we are likely to find answers.
Another Health Benefit Of Yoga?
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