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Scoliosis Screenings Can Help Catch Spine Problem Early

October 17, 2017. 4:00 PM CDT. Treatments vary, depending on severity of the condition Read article


Smoking Linked to Frailty in Seniors

August 29, 2017 But study also found those who had quit didn't suffer same fate

Hospitals Not to Blame for Most Opioid Addiction: Study

August 16, 2017 Outpatient prescriptions for spinal and orthopedic disorders identified as common triggers

‘Smart’ Underwear May Help Prevent Back Pain

August 11, 2017 With just a tap, wearable device eases stress, fatigue on lower back muscles, researchers say

It’s Never Too Soon to Safeguard Your Bones

August 09, 2017 Osteoporosis prevention starts now

Even a One-Minute Run Might Help a Woman’s Bones

July 24, 2017 Study suggests brief bursts of intense physical activity lowered risk for bone loss

‘Smart’ Robot Technology Could Give Stroke Rehab a Boost

July 19, 2017 State-of-the-art harness shows promise in early trials

Teens Keep Building Bone After They Stop Growing: Study

July 17, 2017 10 percent of bone mass accumulates after teens reach their adult height, making healthy habits a must

Lower Back Injuries Plague Many Athletes

July 14, 2017 Surgery should be a last resort for 3 common conditions, orthopedic expert says

JFK’s Long, Silent Struggle With Back Pain

July 11, 2017 Kennedy's private journey to fix his spine illustrates 'unfortunate pattern of treatment and outcomes'

Nerve Zap Unlikely to Ease Low Back Pain

July 05, 2017 Exercise alone may be best approach, researchers say

How to Keep Your Kids Out of the ER This Summer

July 04, 2017 Emergency physician says make safety your top priority to avoid seasonal threats

Don’t Let Summer Strain Your Back

July 01, 2017 All that yard work and traveling can lead to injury, so spine experts offer safety tips

Being Thin Could Boost Stress Fracture Risk in Female Runners

June 23, 2017 Researcher says less muscle mass can make leg bones more vulnerable to injury

Could Your Office Job Rob You of Vitamin D?

June 22, 2017 Study finds most indoor workers get too little of the 'sunshine vitamin'

Depressed Back Pain Patients Often Get Opioids

June 21, 2017 Study finds they are also more apt to get higher doses of the highly addictive painkillers