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Exercises and stretches for relieving upper back pain
Upper back pain and tension are common complaints, particularly when people feel stressed or spend a lot of time hunched over desks or computers. Exercises that stretch the neck, shoulders, and upper back can help relieve pain and loosen tight muscles.
Medical News Today - Mon. Jun 17
Lower back and testicle pain: Causes and when to see a doctor
Many people experience lower back pain from time to time. However, lower back pain that occurs along with testicle pain is less common and can indicate an underlying condition that requires medical treatment.
Medical News Today - Mon. Jun 17
Lower back pain: Causes, treatment, and when to see a doctor
Lower back pain is very common. It usually develops due to overuse or a minor injury, but sometimes there may be no obvious cause. Lower back pain can also be a symptom of an underlying medical condition.
Medical News Today - Mon. Jun 17
Tingling in the back: Causes, treatment, and when to see a doctor
A tingling, or pins and needles, sensation in the back can result from conditions that affect the underlying nerves. Doctors refer to this sensation as paresthesia. Causes can include infections, spinal injuries, fibromyalgia, and vascular malformations.
Medical News Today - Mon. Jun 17
Lower back and leg pain: Causes and when to see a doctor
Lower back and leg pain are common symptoms that often result from sprains and strains or poor posture. However, severe or recurring pain may indicate an underlying medical condition, such as arthritis or fibromyalgia.
Medical News Today - Mon. Jun 17
Lower back and hip pain: Causes, treatment, and when to see a doctor
When pain in the lower back occurs alongside hip pain, there may be a common cause. Certain health conditions or injuries can affect the nerves in both of these areas.
Medical News Today - Mon. Jun 17
UTMB researchers learned how to better combat muscle loss during space flights
GALVESTON, Texas - A new study from The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston has further documented how muscles are affected by reduced gravity conditions during space flight missions and uncovered how exercise and hormone treatments can be tailored to minimize muscle loss for individual space travelers. The findings are available in PLOS One . NASA has recently announced that it will a ...
EurekAlert - Mon. Jun 17
Common conditions keep many patients out of knee cartilage research studies
Some of the most common traits among patients with cartilage issues in the knee are excluding them from participating in clinical trials because the trial outcomes might not yield the optimum results for new methods of cartilage regeneration, according to a Penn Medicine study published in Regenerative Medicine . Researchers testing the new methods tend to only include the patients most likely to ...
EurekAlert - Mon. Jun 17
Suicidal thoughts related to pain in 1 in 10 patients with rheumatic or muscul...
Madrid, Spain, 14 June 2019 The results of a survey presented today at the Annual European Congress of Rheumatology EULAR 2019 highlight the significant impact of rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases RMDs on mental health and a worrying lack of psychological care.1 Not enough is being done to identify mental health issues and provide the support needed to RMD patients, said Professor Thomas D 24 ...
EurekAlert - Mon. Jun 17
Study reveals significant gaps in essential rheumatoid arthritis care across E...
Madrid, Spain, 14 June 2019 The results of a large pan-European survey presented today at the Annual European Congress of Rheumatology EULAR 2019 investigated significant gaps in rheumatoid arthritis care across 16 patient-centred Standards of Care SoC in rheumatoid arthritis.1 Results reveal diagnosis within six weeks as the most concerning SoC, with 52 weighted means across countries of patients ...
EurekAlert - Mon. Jun 17
Inflammatory bowel disease and type I diabetes increase chances of developing ...
Annual European Congress of Rheumatology EULAR 2019 Madrid, Spain, 12-15 June 2019 Madrid, Spain, 14 June 2019 The results of a study presented today at the Annual European Congress of Rheumatology EULAR 2019 demonstrate increased rates of type I diabetes and inflammatory bowel disease IBD in patients that go on to develop rheumatoid arthritis RA . 1 RA is a chronic inflammatory disease that affec ...
EurekAlert - Mon. Jun 17
Vagus nerve stimulation study shows significant reduction in rheumatoid arthri...
Annual European Congress of Rheumatology EULAR 2019 Madrid, Spain, 12-15 June 2019 Madrid, Spain, 14 June 2019 The results of a pilot study presented today at the Annual European Congress of Rheumatology EULAR 2019 suggest that electro stimulation of one of the nerves connecting the brain to the body the vagus nerve , could provide a novel treatment approach for patients with rheumatoid arthritis. ...
EurekAlert - Mon. Jun 17