Back Pain

What Causes Back Pain?

Because of this complex structure it is difficult to pinpoint the exact cause of the pain. In most cases the pain is not caused by serious damage or disease but by sprains, minor strains, minor injuries or an irritated nerve ending

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No quick fix: Missouri finds managing pain without opioids isn’t fast or easy

No quick fix: Missouri finds managing pain without opioids isn’t fast or easy

Vitamin D deficiency in postmenopausal women linked to disc degeneration and lower back pain

Vitamin D deficiency in postmenopausal women linked to disc degeneration and lower back pain

Study evaluates feasibility of using T'ai Chi to improve chronic low back pain in older adults

Study evaluates feasibility of using T'ai Chi to improve chronic low back pain in older adults

Researchers examine the effects of yoga, tai chi, and qigong on chronic low back pain

Researchers examine the effects of yoga, tai chi, and qigong on chronic low back pain

Coronavirus can’t spread if the patient doesn’t have symptoms, report says

Coronavirus can’t spread if the patient doesn’t have symptoms, report says

Higher opioid doses do not seem to improve pain, study finds

Higher opioid doses do not seem to improve pain, study finds

Going vegan lowers risk of urinary tract infection

Going vegan lowers risk of urinary tract infection

Medtronic: RCT demonstrates profound back pain relief with DTM therapy

Medtronic: RCT demonstrates profound back pain relief with DTM therapy

Treatment for low back pain in older adults does not match guidelines

Treatment for low back pain in older adults does not match guidelines

Study explains “Swiss-cheese” bones suspected to cause lower back pain

Study explains “Swiss-cheese” bones suspected to cause lower back pain

Study may help develop new treatments for abnormal nerve growth in the spine

Study may help develop new treatments for abnormal nerve growth in the spine

Novela Neurotech’s “smart” neural interface displayed at Creative Destruction Lab

Novela Neurotech’s “smart” neural interface displayed at Creative Destruction Lab

A veteran started vaping THC to cope with chronic pain. Then he got very sick.

A veteran started vaping THC to cope with chronic pain. Then he got very sick.

ACA's new website aims to educate public about chiropractic services

ACA's new website aims to educate public about chiropractic services

Depression and anxiety can have negative impact on outcomes following hip surgery

Depression and anxiety can have negative impact on outcomes following hip surgery

Smoking cannabis increases testicular cancer risk

Smoking cannabis increases testicular cancer risk

Tips for avoiding strain and injury after yard work

Tips for avoiding strain and injury after yard work

Medi-Cal to expand eligibility to young undocumented adults. But will they enroll?

Medi-Cal to expand eligibility to young undocumented adults. But will they enroll?

Yoga and physical therapy effective in treating co-occurring sleep disturbance, back pain

Yoga and physical therapy effective in treating co-occurring sleep disturbance, back pain

Cedars-Sinai surgeons detect and remove 25-pound cancerous ovarian tumor

Cedars-Sinai surgeons detect and remove 25-pound cancerous ovarian tumor