4 things to know about backpack safety

Make back-to-school shopping a breeze with these expert tips and tricks.

August 8, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

No longer looking back

12-year-old Izzabell Frederiksen gets the news she's been waiting for: Her back surgery is a success.

July 12, 2017 0

Don’t let summer strain your back

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

July 9, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘You just have to do it’

After battling chronic hip pain, Jon VanEizenga's hip replacement surgery gave him back his active life.

May 30, 2017 0

Healing hands: Massage may ease chronic back pain

People older than 50 tend to respond best to massage therapy.

April 18, 2017 0

Natural fit for chronic back pain: Yoga

Study finds yoga can lead to small improvements in back pain—as well as small to moderate improvements in function.

February 18, 2017 0

Common painkillers don’t ease back pain

Patients who took NSAIDs were also 2.5 times more likely to suffer gastrointestinal side effects.

February 10, 2017 0

Joints achy? Don’t blame Mother Nature

Study disputes weather's role in knee and back pain.

January 19, 2017 0

Is your recliner hurting you?

Choose one that supports your lower back—and don’t forget to get up and move.

October 30, 2016 1

‘Miracle’ fix for hard-to-cure back pain

Spinal cord stimulators, a fast-improving technology, often provide major relief.

October 6, 2016 10

Don’t be a slouch

Check out these 8 tips for perky posture and less pain.

September 3, 2016 0

Get a move on for back pain

Exercise is a simple, free and effective remedy.

July 26, 2016 2