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back pain

Fixing a bad back

One of the most common and debilitating conditions, back pain can be brought on by a number of causes.

29 Oct 2019 12:33 AM

‘Back’ in the sack

The general fear is that back pain may impede good sex.

20 Sep 2019 1:36 AM

6 habits that can lead to back pain

These everyday practices can trigger chronic back pain.

09 Sep 2019 5:34 PM

8 easy foot exercises for back pain

All you need is some time and dedication, and of course, some physical effort.

09 Sep 2019 3:12 PM

3 exercises to strenghten your backs

Try these simple exercises to relieve lower back pain.

01 Sep 2019 12:00 PM


Strengthen the spine in case of slipped disc

According to researches, nearly 80% of the population suffer from low back pain once during their lifetime.

20 Jan 2019 12:31 AM

Study associates back pain with mortality in older women

Back pain may directly impair daily activities.

07 Nov 2018 4:20 PM

5 tips to reduce back pain this festive season

It is important to exercise caution to prevent an aching back during this busy period.

02 Nov 2018 6:03 PM

Pain disruption therapy may treat back pain

Here is what a new study has found.

16 Oct 2018 12:07 PM

People facing frequent back pain more likely to smoke and drink

The study aimed at determining whether adolescents who experience back pain more often were likely to report other health risk indicators.

12 Sep 2018 9:52 AM


Back pain linked to substance abuse in teenagers

Here is what researchers found.

11 Sep 2018 12:45 PM

People suffering from long-term back pain may find relief with bullet shaped implant

Minimal recovery time and a less complicated procedure make this a good alternative for invasive spinal surgery.

10 Sep 2018 5:07 PM

Spine surgery may not be needed to ease back pain from osteoporosis

Study finds majority of fractured spines heal spontaneously in same way as other bone fractures do and vertebroplasty doesn’t improve it.

01 Jun 2018 8:50 AM

Lower back pain? Go for early physical therapy

Currently, patients with low-back pain are given painkillers, X rays and, in some cases, told to rest.

23 May 2018 5:34 PM

There may not be a link between schoolbags and back pain in children

The analysis has limitations given that few studies followed the children over time, and those that did were at risk of bias.

16 May 2018 8:40 PM


Back, neck pain? Blame it on your purse, bag

The kind of bag you are using is likely responsible for the pain due to unequal distribution of weight on the back.

02 Apr 2018 1:07 PM

Take care of your spinal health to avoid life-long malaise

Sedentary lifestyles linked with a digital-heavy existence has resulted in many oung professionals being afflicted with back pain.

02 Mar 2018 12:39 PM

Tummy-tuck surgery reduces back pain and incontinence

Here is what a new study found.

02 Mar 2018 11:50 AM

Why standing desks can be harmful

Here is what a new study has found.

26 Feb 2018 2:52 PM

Not just back pain!

An increasingly common condition, especially among men and young adults, ankylosing spondylitis can be tricky to diagnose in its early days.

08 Jan 2018 12:50 AM