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Depression Linked to Chronic Low Back Pain in Older Adults

There is increasing evidence that supports an association between depression and back pain. A recent study published in Spine, February 2018, found that involved surveys and examinations of over 7,500 Korean adults found that individuals with back pain are almost five-times more likely to have depression. The findings suggest that clinicians should screen low back […]

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Ibuprofen Safety Issues

In the March 15th 2017 article in Time Magazine titled Common Pain Meds are Linked to a Higher Risk of Heart Problems, the author speaks of a new study published in the European Heart Journal – Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy that looked at the use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs NSAIDs. It was found that 3376 people who […]

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