Tag: back pain

Decorating for the Holidays? Doctors Share Tips...

Here in South Florida and around the country, emergency departments see a notable increase in falls, back strains and other...

December 11, 2021

World Spine Day: Pandemic Pushes Low Back...

Long before the pandemic, back pain was the second-most common cause of a visit to the doctor after the common...

October 15, 2021

Complex Surgery Can Solve Debilitating Back Pain...

After years of debilitating back pain, Timothy McQuade could barely walk down his driveway to collect his mail. Now, however,...

June 16, 2021

There’s a Fix for Your Back Pain,...

If you’re experiencing that achy back feeling, you aren’t alone. The leading cause of disability in the U.S., back pain...

April 16, 2021

Minimally Invasive Techniques for Spinal Conditions Provide...

Whether you have an acute back injury or a serious spine condition, the team at Miami Neuroscience Institute has extensive...

March 2, 2021

Miami Spine Specialists Now Seeing Patients in...

People in Broward County whose quality of life is diminished because of back pain can now see specialists from one...

February 17, 2021

A Side Effect of Working from Home:...

The prolonged, six-month phase of working from home since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic has taken its toll on...

September 15, 2020

Dealing with Work-From-Home Aches and Pains

It turns out that working from home during this pandemic can be a big pain in the neck …and the...

June 9, 2020

Baptist HealthTalk: Podcasts Feature Experts on Health,...

From the common cold to the latest cancer breakthrough, you can now get the latest information on a range of...

February 18, 2020

#BaptistHealthy In Motion: Exercises for Back Pain...

Good posture is key to preventing chronic back pain and injuries. The “Big Three” exercises are meant to increase endurance...

October 30, 2019

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