Back Pain Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Real-world massage helps treat low back pain, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | UPI

    Researchers at the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis found real-world massage therapy is an effective treatment for chronic low back pain. The small study included 104 patients with low back pain who were referred by their primary care providers to participate in 10 massage therapy sessions with community practicing licensed massage therapists.

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  2. Study shows real-world massage is effective treatment for low back painRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    In the first study of its kind, researchers found real-world massage therapy to be an effective treatment for chronic low back pain. Niki Munk, an assistant professor of health sciences in the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis and one of the co-first authors of the study, said that the study's findings are important, given the large number of people who suffer low back pain in the U.S. Low back pain leads all disorders in years lost to disability in the U.S. Most patients improve rapidly, but one-third report persistent back pain, and 15 percent develop chronic low back pain with significant physical limitations.

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  3. Signs it's something seriousRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | Fox News

    You may be used to a little stiffness in your back, but when is that soreness indicative of a deeper, more serious issue? "The biggest problem with back pain is when it becomes chronic, and it's a lot harder to treat at that point," Dr. Bill Lauretti, an associate professor at New York Chiropractic College and the media spokesman for the American Chiropractic Association, told Fox News. Chiropractors focus specifically on restoring normal function to patients, he explained, as opposed to trying to numb existing problems with painkillers.

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  4. Blue Jays begin season without closer Roberto OsunaRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2017 | Jays Journal

    The Toronto Blue Jays took the wind out of their fans proverbial sails yesterday when they unexpectedly announced that closer Roberto Osuna would begin the 2017 campaign shelved with cervical spasms. Blue Jays hurler Roberto Osuna last tossed on Friday evening in Montreal where he threw a scoreless inning versus the Pirates surrendering a hit and fanning a batter in his inning of work.

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  5. Amgen And Report New Data At Examining The Option Of A Second Course...Read the original story

    Apr 2, 2017 | BioSpace

    Amgen And UCB Report New Data At ENDO 2017 Examining The Option Of A Second Course Of Treatment With EVENITY /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen and UCB today announced results from the fourth year of a Phase 2 study showing the efficacy and safety of a second course of treatment with EVENITY* , an investigational agent for postmenopausal women with osteoporosis. The results were presented in an oral session at ENDO 2017, the Endocrine Society's Annual Meeting in In the study, postmenopausal women with low bone mass were initially randomized to various doses of EVENITY or placebo for 24 months and then re-randomized to receive denosumab or placebo for the next 12 months , as previously reported.

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  6. Northern Colorado Surgeon Releases Three Year Results of Bone Marrow Stem Cell TreatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | PRWeb

    Dr. Kenneth Pettine, retired orthopedic spine surgeon and co-founder of Elite Regenerative Stem Cell Specialists, has released results of a study he performed using bone marrow concentrate stem cell injections on patients with degenerative disc disease causing severe chronic low back pain. The results found that three to five years after treatment, the patients reported on average 70% improvements in their low back pain and activity levels without surgery and no adverse side effects.

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  7. Houston Chiropractic Office Now Evaluating Leg Length Inequality With Special X-RayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | PRWeb

    CORE Chiropractic in Houston, Texas is now performing a special x-ray to evaluate patients for leg length inequality. This allows them to determine anatomical leg length differences vs functional differences accurately and quickly.

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  8. Vertebroplasty And Kyphoplasty Devices Market To Increase at Steady Growth RateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2017 | PR-inside.com

    Vertebroplasty & Kyphoplasty are minimally invasive, image guided surgical procedures performed to treat the Vertebral Compression Fracture . VCFs can lead to back pain, reduced physical activity, depression, loss of independence, decreased lung capacity, and difficulty sleeping.

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  9. Amgen, UCB present romosozumab Phase 2 results at ENDO 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2017 | Medical News

    Amgen and UCB today announced results from the fourth year of a Phase 2 study showing the efficacy and safety of a second course of treatment with EVENITY* , an investigational agent for postmenopausal women with osteoporosis. The results were presented in an oral session at ENDO 2017, the Endocrine Society's Annual Meeting in Orlando, Fla.

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  10. Riding in the fast laneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2017 | St. Marys Star

    Burning rubber: Wheelchair drivers Rodney Baxter, Kieran Watts and Abdullah Karim are ready for the fifth season of the Wheelchair Grand Prix. Picture: Andrew McMurtry The fifth season of the Wheelchair Grand Prix will kick off this week and it's already set to be the biggest year yet.

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  11. She Faced Cancer, She Chose JoyRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... a mortarboard. The summer before her senior year at Wingate University, Ragan began to develop a rash, had lower back pain and would experience fevers in the evening. She went to her primary care physician, Mark Miller, MD , who ran tests for ...

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  12. Chiropratic Expert Dr. Mary Negri, D.C: SciaticaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2017 | The Advertiser News (South)

    ... chiropractic care from other medical disciplines. Chiropractic is Safe and Effective for the treatment of low back pain radiating into the leg. Make an appointment today and we will be happy to evaluate your problem to determine if you are a ...

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  13. Avoid Surgery: Drug-Free, Non-Invasive Pain Relief Now Available In Huntington, NYRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2017 | PRWeb

    ... ligaments, cartilage, and nerves. Patients who are suffering with acute and/or chronic conditions such as neck and back pain, headaches/migraines, TMJ disorders, sports injuries, musculoskeletal pain and joint pain now have an alternative to drugs ...

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  14. Losing a piece of community's foundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | Door Reminder

    Losing a piece of community's foundation Heidi Hodges column Check out this story on greenbaypressgazette.com: http://gbpg.net/2nFuZD8 They weren't relatives or even close, close friends. But having them in my world made it brighter.

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  15. Global Chiropractic Care Market 2017-2021 - New Study ReleasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | PR-inside.com

    Chiropractic is based on the manipulative treatment of joints, spinal column, and musculoskeletal system. It is concerned with the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of mechanical disorders of the musculoskeletal system.

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  16. Eldor Brish to discuss chronic pain during Thursday's Walk With a DocRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... the government to reduce narcotic prescription use, is there a place for narcotic pain medications for chronic low back pain? A. The recent CDC guidelines recommend against opiates as treatment for chronic pain. When the benefits of prescription ...

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  17. NorthEast Spine & Sports Medicine Helps Patients Suffering from Shoulder Pain or Subacromial BursitisRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | SBWire

    ... To learn more about the medical practice and what they offer to alleviate shoulder, neck, arm, leg, and low back pain for patients in Point Pleasant, NJ and other areas, please visit their site, or give them a call today. About NorthEast Spine & ...

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  18. Patients Turn to the Freeman Spine and Pain Institute for Ankle Arthritis TreatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | SBWire

    Patients can turn to the Freeman Spine and Pain Institute, the leaders in joint pain relief in Union, NJ , for ankle arthritis treatment. Their team of specialists helps people dealing with ankle arthritis both understand their condition and ease the pain they're experiencing.

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  19. Family's 'relief' as teen Megan gets her life-changing operation for scoliosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Independent.ie

    SCOLIOSIS patient Megan Halvey Ryan's family have said they are feeling "sheer relief" after the teenager finally underwent long-awaited surgery. SCOLIOSIS patient Megan Halvey Ryan's family have said they are feeling "sheer relief" after the teenager finally underwent long-awaited surgery.

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

    Mar 24, 2017 | Medical News Today

    ... 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 ...

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