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  1. Pregabalin found ineffective against sciatic painRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    ... editorial. There is no definitive therapy for the radiating leg pain of sciatica, which can also spark back pain, reflex problems, weakness and sensory loss. The condition typically goes away in three quarters of patients within three months. ...


  2. Chiropratic Expert Dr. Mary Negri, D.C: Backpack SafetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | The Advertiser News (South)

    With the new school year in session, it is important to discuss the importance of backpack safety. As a chiropractor one of the most common problems 1 see in my office are back pain, neck and shoulder pain, and headaches.


  3. Pregabalin found ineffective against sciatic painRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... editorial. There is no definitive therapy for the radiating leg pain of sciatica, which can also spark back pain, reflex problems, weakness and sensory loss. The condition typically goes away in three quarters of patients within three months. ...


  4. A painkiller found to be no better than a placebo for sciaticaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... or during the rest of the year on follow-up exams. Similarly, there were no differences for other outcomes such as back pain, quality of life and degree of disability. After Lyrica was approved in 2004, it has become the most commonly prescribed ...


  5. No relief in sight for those suffering from sciaticaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... commonly caused by irritation of the nerve roots. Pain is mostly felt in the lower limbs but can be accompanied by back pain. Since its first approval in 2004 pregabalin (sold as Lyrica) has become the most widely prescribed medicine for neuropathic ...


  6. American Chiropractic Association Adopts Low Back Pain Treatment GuidelinesRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Newswise

    Arlington, Va.- The American Chiropractic Association , during its annual House of Delegates meeting March 17, approved a resolution to adopt clinical practice guidelines for the treatment of low back pain from the American College of Physicians and the Council on Chiropractic Guidelines and Practice Parameters . The association seeks to direct its members, payers and policy makers toward shared interpretations of current evidence-based best practices.


  7. Crossroads Chiropractic and Wellness Center Screening at Southern Women's ShowRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | World News Report

    Crossroads Chiropractic and Wellness Center has announced their upcoming complimentary spinal testing. The show is scheduled at the International Trade Center from March 24 – March 26, 2017.


  8. Chiroprator facing federal health care fraud chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    A chiropractor with a clinic in the West Lawn neighborhood on the Southwest Side has been charged with submitting at least $10 million in bogus claims to Medicare and private insurers. Henry Posada, 54, pleaded not guilty Tuesday to 18 counts of health care fraud before U.S. District Judge Edmond Chang, according to the U.S. Attorney's office.


  9. Limerick lass waiting two years for life-changing surgery scheduled for operation tomorrow morningRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    A Limerick girl who has waited nearly two years for surgery to correct her twisted spine is finally due to have her operation tomorrow morning, writes David Raleigh. Megan Halvey Ryan, , has been booked in for her life-changing surgery at Crumlin Children's Hospital, Dublin at 8.30am, Thursday.


  10. Intec Pharma Initiates Phase I Trial Of Accordion Pill For Cannabinoid TherapiesRead the original story

    Tuesday | BioSpace

    Intec Pharma Ltd. , a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing drugs based on its proprietary Accordion Pilla platform technology, announces the initiation of a Phase I clinical trial of AP-CBD/THC, its Accordion Pill platform with the two primary cannabinoids contained in Cannabis sativa, cannabidiol and tetrahydrocannabinol , which is being developed by Intec for various indications, including low back pain and Fibromyalgia. The Cannabis sativa plant is used in treatment of chronic pain and a variety of other indications.


  11. Drug-Free, Surgery-Free Pain Relief Now Available In Tupelo, MSRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Patients suffering from migraines, musculoskeletal pain, sports injuries, neck and back pain or conditions, now have an alternative to surgery and drugs. Dr. Christopher Carver DC, MBA of Carver Chiropractic is pleased to announce the addition of the LightForce Pro Therapy Laser by LiteCure Medical, LLC. to his practice.


  12. A single glucocorticoid injection provides only short-term relief from chronic low back painRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    A single intradiscal glucocorticoid injection reduces low back pain associated with active discopathy at 1 month for patients in which first-line conservative treatments had failed. However, the effect decreased over time.


  13. Spinal cord stimulation relieves back pain without opioidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Washington University in St. Louis

    Back pain patient Deanna Conley , talks to Michael Bottros, MD, at the Washington University Pain Center at Barnes-Jewish Hospital. Prior to the implantation of a high-frequency spinal cord stimulator, Conley had used a wheelchair to get to her appointments with Bottros.


  14. Accuracy of pedicle screw placement in patients with Marfan syndromeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | BioMed Central

    There is no study concerning safety and accuracy of pedicle screw placement in Marfan syndrome. The objective of this study is to investigate accuracy and safety of pedicle screw placement in scoliosis associated with Marfan syndrome.


  15. Finally, hope of operation for brave scoliosis teen MeganRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago |

    Megan Halvey Ryan , who moved the nation when she appeared on RTE's 'Living on the List' documentary, has been living in pain for years. The Limerick teen, who suffers from scoliosis bravely revealed the full extent of the suffering she experienced, prompting Health Minister Simon Harris to pledge changes in the system.


  16. Millions are deficient in vitamins D and B6 and dona t realize itRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Miami Herald

    ... of my patients, is critically important for calcium regulation, and low levels can cause muscle weakness and lower back pain. It also can protect against cancer and type 2 diabetes, the CDC reports. Vitamin D is found in only a few foods - ...


  17. 7 Things Your Back Pain Is Trying To Tell YouRead the original story

    Tuesday | MSN Living

    But anxiety might also cause you to have back spasms, says Ada Stewart, MD, a family physician with the Eau Claire Cooperative Health Centers in Columbia, South Carolina, and a member of the board of directors of the American Academy of Family Physicians. More bad news: Once you have some back pain, ruminating about it could make the ache even worse.If you suspect that stress is literally hurting you, try to work some relaxation techniques into your routine.


  18. The Awesome Benefits Of Working Out Your ButtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Refinery 29

    ... the less pain you'll feel. "Deliberate glute work and generally good lower body work can provide ongoing relief to back pain," she says. Summers says there's something called "glute amnesia," which is a term for people whose glute muscles just don't ...


  19. Intradiscal steroid offers short-term relief of lower back painRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | PhysOrg Weblog

    For patients with chronic low back pain with active discopathy, a single glucocorticoid intradiscal injection is associated with reduced LBP at one month but not 12 months after the intervention, according to a study published online March 21 in the Annals of Internal Medicine . Christelle Nguyen, M.D., Ph.D., from the UniversitA Paris Descartes, and colleagues examined the efficacy of GC IDI in patients with chronic LBP with active discopathy in a parallel-group randomized trial.


  20. Modeling female and male rib geometry with logarithmic spiralsRead the original story

    Tuesday | CiteULike

    Journal of Biomechanics , Vol. 49, No. 13. , pp. 2995-3003, doi:10.1016/j.jbiomech.2016.07.021 In this study we present a novel six-parameter shape model of the human rib centroidal path using logarithmic spirals.