Avoiding the Pain in the Neck Caused by Overuse of Technology

Avoiding the Pain in the Neck Caused by Overuse of Technology
Santa Rosa, CA (PRWEB) April 26, 2015 In an article published last month in Ergonomics, researchers from Washington State University evaluated the head-neck biomechanics occurring during the use of handheld electronic devices such as tablets. Authors of the study were able to determine that use of a tablet increases mechanical demand on neck muscles by ...

COR HEALTH Division of Vets Access Partners with Topical BioMedics to Provide Natural Pain Relief Products

COR HEALTH Division of Vets Access Partners with Topical BioMedics to Provide Natural Pain Relief Products
Rhinebeck, NY (PRWEB) February 26, 2015 The COR HEALTH division of Vets Access, LLC, has partnered with Topical BioMedics, Inc., Rhinebeck, NY, to offer customers a full line of Topricin® pain relief and healing creams—patented topical biomedicine formulas that safely and effectively address muscle, joint, and nerve pain. COR HEALTH is a new division of ...

Allegheny Health Network Offers Innovative Minimally-Invasive Surgical Procedure for Patients with Common, Yet Difficult to Diagnose, Form of Recurring Back Pain

Allegheny Health Network Offers Innovative Minimally-Invasive Surgical Procedure for Patients with Common, Yet Difficult to Diagnose, Form of Recurring Back Pain
Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) March 19, 2015 Allegheny Health Network is among the first medical centers in the nation to offer a new, minimally invasive surgical alternative for one of the most common types of back pain. Surgeons at Allegheny General Hospital are using the iFuse Implant System to stabilize the sacroiliac (SI) joint. For ...

Topical BioMedics Hosts New Pain Management Workshop Series

Topical BioMedics Hosts New Pain Management Workshop Series
Rhinebeck, NY (PRWEB) February 04, 2015 Topical BioMedics, Inc., announces it is launching a series of monthly pain management workshops at its headquarters in Rhinebeck, NY. Free to the public, the workshops will take place the second Tuesday of every month from 6:30pm to 8pm beginning February 10, 2015, at the company’s 6565 Spring Brook ...

Minimally Invasive Pain & Spine Institute Now Accepting Personal Injury Liens at All Five Locations in Metro Dallas

Minimally Invasive Pain & Spine Institute Now Accepting Personal Injury Liens at All Five Locations in Metro Dallas
Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) February 02, 2015 Minimally Invasive Pain & Spine Institute Now Accepting Personal Injury Liens at All Five Locations in Metro Dallas. The Board Certified personal injury pain management doctors in Dallas, Irving, Plano, Keller and Grand Prairie offer both medication management and interventional procedures. Call (844) TEX-PAIN for more information and scheduling. ...

Seniors with Chronic Back Pain: When is Surgery Appropriate? Orthopedic spine surgeon Dr. Praveen Kadimcherla explains issues influencing back surgery for older adults

Seniors with Chronic Back Pain: When is Surgery Appropriate? Orthopedic spine surgeon Dr. Praveen Kadimcherla explains issues influencing back surgery for older adults
West Orange, NJ (PRWEB) January 21, 2015 With national statistics indicating nearly one-quarter of doctor visits for low back pain take place among patients over age 65, it’s clear that seniors – who often cope with co-existing health issues – are heavily impacted by this highly common problem. But what factors influence treatment for seniors ...

Dr. Bruce Farmer M.D., Creator of Back in Action Pain Control Program, Announces Partnership with OHSU for Research Study

Hillsboro, OR (PRWEB) January 19, 2015 Dr. Bruce Farmer, M.D., creator of the physical medicine Back in Action program designed to relieve back and spinal pain in patients seeking an alternative to surgery, announces a signed partnership agreement with Oregon Health & Sciences University Department of Rehabilitation Services for a research study using Back in ...

ORCAS Announces Positive Results from Study of FitBack Mobile App for Back Pain Management and Prevention

ORCAS Announces Positive Results from Study of FitBack Mobile App for Back Pain Management and Prevention
Eugene, OR (PRWEB) January 15, 2015 ORCAS (http://www.orcasinc.com), a mobile health research and development company, today announced the results of its study of FitBack, a mobile/web-based intervention that helps users develop a self-tailored management plan, track pain levels and follow proven pain-management strategies. Users of the FitBack mobile app receive messages in videos and in-app ...

Tips on Quick Procedure to Squash Chronic Back Pain; Dr. Kaixuan Liu Explains the Top 3 Indications for Endoscopic Facet Rhizotomy Surgery

Tips on Quick Procedure to Squash Chronic Back Pain; Dr. Kaixuan Liu Explains the Top 3 Indications for Endoscopic Facet Rhizotomy Surgery
West Orange, NJ (PRWEB) December 12, 2014 When lingering neck or lower back pain flares up, all we really want is to stifle the hurt. That’s exactly what can be accomplished with endoscopic facet rhizotomy, a minimally invasive spine surgery used to deaden affected nerves causing this pain, according to spine specialist Kaixuan Liu, MD, ...