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Oska Pulse Reduces Knee, Shoulder and Back Pain

Last updated: 09/20/2020

“There was significantly more reduction in pain in the OSKA Pulse group after 14 days of use than placebo. These results suggested that the OSKA Pulse may be an effective tool...

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Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction (SI Joint Pain)

Last updated: 09/20/2020

Dysfunction in the sacroiliac joint, also called the SI joint, can sometimes cause lower back and/or leg pain. Leg pain from sacroiliac joint dysfunction can be particularly...

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Diagnostic Processes for Neck and Back Pain

Last updated: 09/20/2020

At the beginning of an initial doctor’s visit for back or neck pain, a nurse or physician’s assistant is likely to conduct a pre-examination to prepare the doctor for the...

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4 Simple Ways to Prevent Lower Back Pain from Ruining Your Life

Last updated: 09/20/2020

Follow this five-minute circuit to make your next cross-country flight a little more tolerable. Roughly 80 percent of American adults experience lower back pain at some point...

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6 Things That Could Be Causing Your Lower Back Pain, Based on How It Feels

Last updated: 09/20/2020

To paraphrase Forrest Gump, lower back pain is like a box of chocolates: You never know what you’re going to get. This kind of pain can be sharp and stabbing, dull and achy, or...

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How Much Neck Mobility Is Lost After Fusion Surgery?

Last updated: 09/19/2020

Neck fusion is one of the surgical options commonly recommended when neck pain symptoms become chronic and severe—such as when radiating arm pain or weakness makes it difficult...

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The Truth About Back Cracking and Grinding

Last updated: 09/19/2020

Back cracking can occur whenever the spine’s facet joints are manipulated out of or into their normal position, such as when twisting the lower back or neck. When the facet...

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All About the C5-C6 Spinal Segment

Last updated: 09/19/2020

The C5-C6 spinal segment, consisting of the C5 and C6 vertebrae along with the C5-C6 disc in between, is located just beneath the middle of the cervical spine, and helps provide...

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Diagnosing Whiplash

Last updated: 09/19/2020

Whiplash is diagnosed by a clinician when the patient reports some type of neck pain in the aftermath of trauma capable of causing an acceleration-deceleration injury – most...

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Treating Peripheral Artery Disease In The Legs And Feet

Last updated: 09/19/2020

Peripheral artery disease, oftentimes shortened to PAD, is a condition that often affects your extremities, especially your feet and legs. The condition is categorized by pain,...

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