Can Physical Therapy Relieve Low Back Pain After An Injury or An Accident?

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Our spine is like a set of stackable blocks with bones that keeps you erect, provide a stable base, maintain posture, absorb shock and protect the spinal cord. Anything wrong with it can lead to pain from the base of the head to the bottom of your tailbone. The lower part of the backbone is […]
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Benefits of Lumbar Support Braces for Low Back Pain

Lower back pain is an extremely common condition, with a prevalence rate of up to 84% in the adult population. Most lower back pain occurs due to strained muscles and ligaments caused by heavy or improper lifting or following a sudden awkward movement. These types of injuries are often sustained in workplace injuries and motor […]
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OrthoPro Services Earns Highly Coveted BOC Facility Accreditation

PRESS RELEASE NOV 1, 2016 New York, NY, November 1, 2016 (Newswire.com) – OrthoPro Services, Inc., has successfully completed a rigorous process to earn highly-coveted DMEPOS (Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Supplies) Accreditation from the Board for Certification/Accreditation (BOC). Facility accreditation is awarded only when a healthcare facility has successfully demonstrated its compliance to […]
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Are Minor Tranquilizers Safe For Long-Term Use?

Xanax, Valium, Klonopin, Ativan for long -term use?
Ever since the Rolling Stones came out with the song “Mother’s Little Helper,” more and more people have become aware of the use of minor tranquilizers to ease anxiety and promote sleep. Valium, the anti-anxiety drug referred to in Mick Jagger’s famous tune, has plenty of sister drugs including Xanax, Ativan, and Klonopin. However, medical […]
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How Serious Is Pancreatitis?

Pancreatitis is an inflammation of the pancreas, the organ responsible for helping you digest and absorb food. In some cases, pancreatitis can become a life-threatening situation. About 70 percent of attacks of pancreatitis are caused by alcoholism. In some cases, genetics, obesity or gallstones can cause pancreatic problems. There are several types of pancreatic inflammation. […]
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