Young Adults Developing Back Pain From Digital Devices

84% Of Young Adults Report Back Pain From Using iPhones, iPads, And Other Mobile Devices

By | Tue, 10/01/2013 - 11:21

A vast majority of younger adults acknowledge suffering back pain, believed to be caused by poor posture while using tablets, smartphones, and other digital devices.

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Small School Desks, Oversize Backpacks To Blame For Back Pain In Children

By | Mon, 09/23/2013 - 21:14

Large backpacks and small desks could cause a young student to begin experiencing back pain, and with possible long-term consequences, research of a new study are calling for action.

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7 Back-To-School Backpack Safety Tips For Your Child

By | Mon, 08/26/2013 - 16:51

To lighten the load on your child’s back, follow these back-to-school backpack safety tips that will significantly reduce back pain.

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Worried Doctors More Prone To Order Unnecessary Tests To Avoid Malpractice Lawsuits

By | Wed, 08/14/2013 - 20:15

Worried doctors practiced defensive medicine more than less concerned ones in order to avoid malpractice lawsuits, but it cost the government an extra $55.6 billion.

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How To Work Out Safely While Pregnant

By | Mon, 08/12/2013 - 20:40

Pregnant moms can stay in shape while sporting a baby bump with these exercise safety tips from Dr. Allison Bailey that will promote good health for you and your child.

Doctors Aren’t Following Medical Guidelines For Treating Back Pain: Researchers Find A Significant Increase In The Last 10 Years OF Painkiller Prescriptions And MRIs

Most Doctors Neglect Back Pain Guidelines, Leading To Rise In Narcotic Prescriptions And Expensive MRIs

By | Tue, 07/30/2013 - 11:53

Researchers finds that doctors have been ignoring treatment guidelines for back pain, which could lead to expensive medical bills and increased use of addictive painkillers.

Got Back Pain? Once-A-Week Yoga As Beneficial As Twice-A-Week Classes For Minorities

By | Tue, 07/02/2013 - 17:32

Weekly yoga class yields similar relief for lower back pain as twice weekly classes for low-income minority patients.

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Prescription Painkiller Abuse Linked To Erectile Dysfunction In Men

By | Wed, 05/15/2013 - 09:03

Long-term use of prescription painkiller could lead to the development of erectile dysfunction later in life, according to a new study.

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Chronic Back Pain Cure Using Antibiotics May Help 40% Of Sufferers

By | Tue, 05/07/2013 - 13:41

The results of two studies will help millions of people and save billions of dollars in healthcare expenditures.

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Unsuspecting Woman Sees Doctor About a Backache and Gives Birth Six Hours Later

By | Mon, 11/26/2012 - 17:38

When a 24-year-old mother went to the doctor's office because of a terrible backache, she thought she had developed a kidney infection. However, just six hours later, she was giving birth in the hospital.

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Deadly Meningitis Outbreak That Has Killed 5 Linked to Medication, May Have Been Shipped to 23 States

By | Fri, 10/05/2012 - 11:21

The medication was administered to over 900 patients in Tennessee alone.

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Back Pain: What You May Be Doing to Cause It

By | Fri, 09/28/2012 - 14:39

Pain in the lower back is the most common pain people experience, but why? Here are the most common triggers of back pain.

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Skiers, Rowers May Not Have More Back Pain

By | Fri, 09/21/2012 - 10:21

Competitive rowers and cross-country skiers may not have any more chronic lower back pain than the rest of us despite putting constant stress on their backs.

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Your Morning Cup of Coffee Could Keep Work Pains Away

By | Thu, 09/06/2012 - 11:10

Having a cup of coffee in the morning could help prevent physical pain triggered by spending hours sitting at a computer, a new study reveals.

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Can Orgasms and Handbags Determine The Way You Walk?

By | Tue, 08/28/2012 - 14:53

Researchers found a variety of strides can indicated anything from weak muscles to Alzheimer's disease.