Articles about back pain


Low Back Pain and Sciatica Treatment | Inversion Therapy

Last updated: 06/19/2019

Have you heard about inversion therapy? Many people with low back pain and sciatica find that inversion therapy performed on an inversion table provides relief. This type of...

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Spine manipulation might help with low back pain

Last updated: 06/19/2019

(Reuters Health) - - Spinal manipulation therapy may work as well for easing lower back pain as anti-inflammatory medications, a research review concludes. Based on data from...

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Lower Back Pain in Nurses

Last updated: 06/19/2019

Nurses are arguably the most critical element in the delivery of primary care within any healthcare organisation, either private or public. Within this environment, despite the...

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How to Sleep with Back Pain

Last updated: 06/18/2019

The day may be over, but that doesn’t mean you should stop taking steps to improve your back health and reduce your lower back pain. Proper sleeping habits and routines (what...

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Doctor: Back pain can be linked to emotional stress

Last updated: 06/18/2019

Dr. Matt McClanahan believes the pain you feel in your back may all be in your head. But that doesn't make it any less real. "It's in the nervous system, which does reside in...

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What Is Ankylosing Spondylitis?

Last updated: 06/17/2019

Ankylosing spondylitis (ankle-low-zing spond-ill-eye-tis) is a type of arthritis, which means it causes inflammation that affects joints. It typically affects the joints of the...

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Therapies to help back pain

Last updated: 06/17/2019

Lower back pain sometimes known as Lumbago or Sciatica is a common disorder affecting some 60% of the adult population, seeking to get rid of back pain. So great is the problem,...

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The Physiotherapy Industry is Rife with Snake Oil

Last updated: 06/16/2019

Despite suffering with low back pain for decades, I’ve been reluctant to return to physiotherapy because of the quackery that permeates the industry. But I reached a point where...

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Tips to Help Back Pain Relief

Last updated: 06/16/2019

Usually lower back pain or lumbar pain will usually ease after a few days, although some occurrences my take longer to subside or resolve and in these instances, it’s wise to...

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What is Pelvic Organ Prolapse and How to Avoid It

Last updated: 06/16/2019

Physical Therapist and author, Marianne Ryan explains how doing too much, too soon after childbirth can cause pelvic organ prolapse and offers advice for avoiding it. One of...

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