Latest Low back pain Stories

2013-06-20 23:25:59

Discovering that a firm surface which curved to fit his back dramatically eased his pain and discomfort, Landtbom was able to avoid surgery and went on to invest his time in perfecting the Back-A-Line solution. The final uniquely patented design achieved broad industry recognition and is utilized by many high quality organizations such as the U.S. Army, Time Warner, United Airlines, Best Buy, Best Western, HJ Heinz and Carl´s Jr., just to name a few. Elberton, GA (PRWEB) June 20, 2013...

2013-06-06 19:48:54

Possible treatment option for the right patient; but further research needed Most aging adults will experience back pain or a spinal disorder at some time in their life.  In fact, about 25.8 million visits were made to physicians´ offices due to primary back problems.  Treatment focuses on pain relief and is available in both non-surgical (medication or physical therapy) and surgical forms. A retrospective study in the June 5th  issue of the Journal of Bone and Joint...

Physiotherapy Patient Interaction Important For Pain Reduction
2013-06-06 11:47:36

University of Alberta How many times have you been to a physiotherapist where you've had more time in the waiting room than face-time with the physio? Well, according to University of Alberta physical therapy PhD grad Jorge Fuentes, how a physiotherapist interacts with a patient verbally, through eye contact, body language and listening skills is almost as important as the treatment itself. "The way we are applying treatment today is not the best approach," Fuentes says. "That might...

2013-05-29 23:29:25

An estimated 38 to 50 billion dollars is spent yearly for the surgical treatment of lower back pain in the United States. While this is commonly accepted as the price to pay for this debilitating condition, Chiropractor and Naturopath Dr. J G Moellendorf examines two recent research studies and a neurosurgical university's health policy questioning surgery's effectiveness and cost. Sturgeon Bay, WI (PRWEB) May 29, 2013 Many victims of chronic low back pain turn to surgery when the muscle...

2013-05-28 23:23:11

Further development and use of sacroiliac joint devices becomes the greatest contributor to growth of the minimally invasive surgery spinal implant market Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) May 28, 2013 According to a series of reports published this year by iData Research, the U.S. total spinal implant market was worth over $5.5 billion, with the minimally invasive surgery (MIS) spinal implant market comprising $1.5 billion of that value. MIS spinal implants include spinous process fixation, facet...

2013-05-27 23:01:02

Rockville pain management and chiropractic clinic have unveiled a new treatment designed to treat knee pain. Rockville Pain Relief Center in the quest to lead its market has added viscosupplementation to its list of therapies. Rockville, MD (PRWEB) May 27, 2013 Rockville Pain Relief Center has announced the introduction of groundbreaking Osteoarthritis knee program designed to bring relief to its patients. The new pain treatment is called viscosupplementation, which is a technique that aims...

2013-05-15 23:25:25

Diet Doc provides medically supervised prescription hCG diet plans that empower patients to successfully achieve fast weight loss, reducing the liability on the lower back and resulting in diminished pain. Memphis, TN (PRWEB) May 15, 2013 Chances of suffering back pain is almost unavoidable for those that are overweight or obese with SpineUniverse reporting that carrying extra pounds significantly increases the risk for diseases of the spine, including osteoporosis, osteoarthritis,...

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