Back pain: What is the best exercise to help ease lower back pain?
BACK PAIN can negatively affect a person ’s life and make everyday activities painful. What is the best exercise to help ease pain felt in the back? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medicare will pay for acupuncture that is part of low back pain research
Older people enrolled in clinical trials of the controversial treatment will have their costs covered by the government insurance program (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - July 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lenny Bernstein Source Type: news

Medicare moving toward covering acupuncture for back pain
Medicare says it's moving toward covering acupuncture for chronic low back pain as a potential alternative to opioid painkillers that can become addictive (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - July 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Back pain when bending: What to know
This article looks at a variety of conditions that can cause this pain, as well as treatments, self-care tips, and how to prevent it. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Back Pain Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What causes lower back pain when coughing?
For some people, coughing can cause or exacerbate lower back pain. In this article, learn about the causes and treatment of this symptom and when to see a doctor. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Back Pain Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What can cause both lower back pain and diarrhea?
Lower back pain and diarrhea are common and tend to be unrelated. However, a number of conditions can cause both symptoms. Examples include celiac disease, inflammatory bowel disease, kidney infections, and diverticulosis. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Back Pain Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Are lower back pain and constipation related?
Several health conditions can cause lower back pain and constipation to occur at the same time. Sometimes, one underlying condition will cause these symptoms, but other times, they will occur due to two unrelated conditions. Learn more about these conditions and when a person should see a doctor here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Back Pain Source Type: news

Back pain: Five exercises you can do at home to help soothe lower back pain
BACK pain is a very common problem that usually improves within a few weeks or months, but during the time it takes to get better it can make going about your day difficult. Here are five exercises for you to try at home to help relieve the pain. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Back pain: Number one yoga stretch to prevent lower back ache that you can do everyday
BACK PAIN is a common condition and around one in three of us get back pain every year. The pain could negatively affect a person ’s day-to-day activities but a certain yoga stretch could help ease lower back pain. What is it? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Prevalence and factors associated with low back pain among motorcycle drivers in Porto-Novo (Benin) - Zomalh èto Z, Mikponhoué RCN, Wanvoègbe A, Adikpéto I, Ayélo P.
INTRODUCTION: low back pain is a major health problem in the workplace. Some populations of workers appear to be much more exposed than others. The aim of this study is to determine the prevalence and the factors associated with the occurrence of low back ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 30, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Remote control to zap backache 
Patients who had experienced lower back pain for up to 24 years - and had not benefited from other treatments - were helped by the device, according to a recent study. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Image IQ: 40-Year Old Man Presents With Low Back Pain
Can you diagnose this patient with  low back pain, right lower extremity paraesthesias, and incontinence? (Source: Diagnostic Imaging)
Source: Diagnostic Imaging - June 17, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Erini Makariou MD Ryan Makipour Tags: Image IQ Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Causes of lower back pain when standing or walking
Lower back pain, when standing or walking, can often be a symptom of muscle fatigue or poor posture. However, persistent or recurring pain may be a sign of an underlying condition, such as spinal stenosis, degenerative disk disease, or hyperlordosis. Learn more about the causes and treatment here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Back Pain Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What can cause lower back pain?
Lower back pain is very common and often the result of a minor injury or overuse. However, it can sometimes be a symptom of conditions that affect the spine, such as spinal stenosis, degenerative disc disease, scoliosis, sciatica, and cauda equina syndrome. Learn more about lower back pain here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Back Pain Source Type: news

Opioids Still Often Prescribed to Teens, Young Adults
The reasons for the opioid prescriptions ranged from bone fractures and sprained ankles to dental problems and low back pain, the study authors said. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - May 28, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news