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2013-12-31 23:20:13

Pittsburgh-based InventHelp is working to submit this idea, the Spinal Recovery, to companies in the hopes of a good faith review. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) December 31, 2013 Do you often feel discomfort or pain after sitting for long periods of time? Then you need the patent-pending SPINAL RECOVERY. This invention improves the health of the spine, neck and back by keeping the body properly aligned. In doing so, it reduces pain in the back and neck and relieves compression of the spine and...

2013-10-24 23:20:01

Although many jobs can contribute to back pain, there are ways to prevent the risk while in the workplace. The specialists at DISC Sports & Spine Center have compiled safety tips to help reduce back pain for people in a variety of occupations. Marina Del Rey, California (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 No matter what line of work or demographic, chances are there are certain actions that could leave a person susceptible to back pain. DISC Sports & Spine Center (DISC), a leader in the...

2012-12-12 05:19:58

The Pittsburgh-based office furniture retail company, Office Chairs Unlimited, has published an infographic to illustrate proper office ergonomics and provide some key features to look for when deciding on an office chair. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) December 11, 2012 For the standard 9-5 office worker, sitting in the right chair can make a huge impact on the individual´s overall health and comfort. With new research constantly coming out about the dangers of sitting stationary for too...

2010-09-13 12:22:36

A group of children who underwent fusion surgery for spondylolisthesis in the lumbar spine 30 years ago showed a clear reduction in back pain when followed up seven years later. A new study of these patients as adults has found that the benefits have lasted, reveals research from the Sahlgrenska Academy and Sahlgrenska University Hospital presented this week at the International Society of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology (SICOT) annual international conference in Gothenburg....

2009-01-08 12:55:00

The novel design of a deep muscle along the spinal column called the multifidus muscle may in fact be key to spinal support and a healthy back, according to researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine. Their findings about the potentially important "scaffolding" role of this poorly understood muscle has been published on line in advance of the January issue of the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery."The multifidus muscle was formerly thought to be relatively...


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  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
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