Category: Orthopedics

US School Children At Risk from Heavy Backpacks

US School Children At Risk from Heavy Backpacks

| August 12, 2014
Parents take note — when back to school shopping this year, there is one essential item that requires very special attention: your child’s backpack. Backpack weight is becoming an increasing

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How to Treat and Prevent Lower Back Pain Caused By Running Injuries

How to Treat and Prevent Lower Back Pain Caused By Running Injuries

| July 29, 2014
Back issues can result from all manner of activity and inactivity. While some runners experience lower back pain, it may more often be a result of sitting hunched in front

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Cycling Pain-Free May Be As Simple As A Properlly Fitted Bike

Cycling Pain-Free May Be As Simple As A Properlly Fitted Bike

| June 17, 2014
The sights and sounds of summer are here, and cyclists — whether competitive or recreational — are back on their bicycles and enjoying the outdoors. It is important to understand

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7 Simple Fixes For Back Pain

7 Simple Fixes For Back Pain

| May 27, 2014
Back pain, especially lower back pain, is an ailment that will affect more than 85 percent of Americans at some point. For those that suffer from chronic back pain, looking

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