Back Pain: Acute or chronic pain located in the posterior regions of the THORAX; LUMBOSACRAL REGION; or the adjacent regions.Low Back Pain: Acute or chronic pain in the lumbar or sacral regions, which may be associated with musculo-ligamentous SPRAINS AND STRAINS; INTERVERTEBRAL DISK DISPLACEMENT; and other conditions.Back: The rear surface of an upright primate from the shoulders to the hip, or the dorsal surface of tetrapods.Terminology as Topic: The terms, expressions, designations, or symbols used in a particular science, discipline, or specialized subject area.RNA, Ribosomal, 16S: Constituent of 30S subunit prokaryotic ribosomes containing 1600 nucleotides and 21 proteins. 16S rRNA is involved in initiation of polypeptide synthesis.Back Injuries: General or unspecified injuries to the posterior part of the trunk. It includes injuries to the muscles of the back.Phylogeny: The relationships of groups of organisms as reflected by their genetic makeup.Base Composition: The relative amounts of the PURINES and PYRIMIDINES in a nucleic acid.Genes, rRNA: Genes, found in both prokaryotes and eukaryotes, which are transcribed to produce the RNA which is incorporated into RIBOSOMES. Prokaryotic rRNA genes are usually found in OPERONS dispersed throughout the GENOME, whereas eukaryotic rRNA genes are clustered, multicistronic transcriptional units.DNA, Bacterial: Deoxyribonucleic acid that makes up the genetic material of bacteria.Bacterial Typing Techniques: Procedures for identifying types and strains of bacteria. The most frequently employed typing systems are BACTERIOPHAGE TYPING and SEROTYPING as well as bacteriocin typing and biotyping.Sequence Analysis, DNA: A multistage process that includes cloning, physical mapping, subcloning, determination of the DNA SEQUENCE, and information analysis.Molecular Sequence Data: Descriptions of specific amino acid, carbohydrate, or nucleotide sequences which have appeared in the published literature and/or are deposited in and maintained by databanks such as GENBANK, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), National Biomedical Research Foundation (NBRF), or other sequence repositories.Fatty Acids: Organic, monobasic acids derived from hydrocarbons by the equivalent of oxidation of a methyl group to an alcohol, aldehyde, and then acid. Fatty acids are saturated and unsaturated (FATTY ACIDS, UNSATURATED). (Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)Soil Microbiology: The presence of bacteria, viruses, and fungi in the soil. This term is not restricted to pathogenic organisms.Logical Observation Identifiers Names and Codes: A vocabulary database of universal identifiers for laboratory and clinical test results. Its purpose is to facilitate the exchange and pooling of results for clinical care, outcomes management, and research. It is produced by the Regenstrief Institute. (LOINC and RELMA [Internet]. Indianapolis: The Regenstrief Institute; c1995-2001 [cited 2002 Apr 2]. Available from http://www.regenstrief.org/loinc)Actinomycetales: An order of gram-positive, primarily aerobic BACTERIA that tend to form branching filaments.Nucleic Acid Hybridization: Widely used technique which exploits the ability of complementary sequences in single-stranded DNAs or RNAs to pair with each other to form a double helix. Hybridization can take place between two complimentary DNA sequences, between a single-stranded DNA and a complementary RNA, or between two RNA sequences. The technique is used to detect and isolate specific sequences, measure homology, or define other characteristics of one or both strands. (Kendrew, Encyclopedia of Molecular Biology, 1994, p503)Seawater: The salinated water of OCEANS AND SEAS that provides habitat for marine organisms.RNA, Bacterial: Ribonucleic acid in bacteria having regulatory and catalytic roles as well as involvement in protein synthesis.Korea: Former kingdom, located on Korea Peninsula between Sea of Japan and Yellow Sea on east coast of Asia. In 1948, the kingdom ceased and two independent countries were formed, divided by the 38th parallel.Failed Back Surgery Syndrome: A condition of persistent pain and discomfort in the BACK and the LEG following lumbar surgery, often seen in patients enrolled in pain centers.Quinones: Hydrocarbon rings which contain two ketone moieties in any position. They can be substituted in any position except at the ketone groups.Geologic Sediments: A mass of organic or inorganic solid fragmented material, or the solid fragment itself, that comes from the weathering of rock and is carried by, suspended in, or dropped by air, water, or ice. It refers also to a mass that is accumulated by any other natural agent and that forms in layers on the earth's surface, such as sand, gravel, silt, mud, fill, or loess. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed, p1689)Pain Measurement: Scales, questionnaires, tests, and other methods used to assess pain severity and duration in patients or experimental animals to aid in diagnosis, therapy, and physiological studies.Species Specificity: The restriction of a characteristic behavior, anatomical structure or physical system, such as immune response; metabolic response, or gene or gene variant to the members of one species. It refers to that property which differentiates one species from another but it is also used for phylogenetic levels higher or lower than the species.Vitamin K 2: A group of substances similar to VITAMIN K 1 which contains a ring of 2-methyl-1,4-naphthoquinione and an isoprenoid side chain of varying number of isoprene units. In vitamin K 2, each isoprene unit contains a double bond. They are produced by bacteria including the normal intestinal flora.Dictionaries as Topic: Lists of words, usually in alphabetical order, giving information about form, pronunciation, etymology, grammar, and meaning.Famous PersonsLumbar Vertebrae: VERTEBRAE in the region of the lower BACK below the THORACIC VERTEBRAE and above the SACRAL VERTEBRAE.Publishing: "The business or profession of the commercial production and issuance of literature" (Webster's 3d). It includes the publisher, publication processes, editing and editors. Production may be by conventional printing methods or by electronic publishing.Phenotype: The outward appearance of the individual. It is the product of interactions between genes, and between the GENOTYPE and the environment.Pigments, Biological: Any normal or abnormal coloring matter in PLANTS; ANIMALS or micro-organisms.Sodium Chloride: A ubiquitous sodium salt that is commonly used to season food.Classification: The systematic arrangement of entities in any field into categories classes based on common characteristics such as properties, morphology, subject matter, etc.Lumbosacral Region: Region of the back including the LUMBAR VERTEBRAE, SACRUM, and nearby structures.Lifting: Moving or bringing something from a lower level to a higher one. The concept encompasses biomechanic stresses resulting from work done in transferring objects from one plane to another as well as the effects of varying techniques of patient handling and transfer.Patient Identification Systems: Organized procedures for establishing patient identity, including use of bracelets, etc.Aerobiosis: Life or metabolic reactions occurring in an environment containing oxygen.Chronic Pain: Aching sensation that persists for more than a few months. It may or may not be associated with trauma or disease, and may persist after the initial injury has healed. Its localization, character, and timing are more vague than with acute pain.Disability Evaluation: Determination of the degree of a physical, mental, or emotional handicap. The diagnosis is applied to legal qualification for benefits and income under disability insurance and to eligibility for Social Security and workmen's compensation benefits.Bacteria: One of the three domains of life (the others being Eukarya and ARCHAEA), also called Eubacteria. They are unicellular prokaryotic microorganisms which generally possess rigid cell walls, multiply by cell division, and exhibit three principal forms: round or coccal, rodlike or bacillary, and spiral or spirochetal. Bacteria can be classified by their response to OXYGEN: aerobic, anaerobic, or facultatively anaerobic; by the mode by which they obtain their energy: chemotrophy (via chemical reaction) or PHOTOTROPHY (via light reaction); for chemotrophs by their source of chemical energy: CHEMOLITHOTROPHY (from inorganic compounds) or chemoorganotrophy (from organic compounds); and by their source for CARBON; NITROGEN; etc.; HETEROTROPHY (from organic sources) or AUTOTROPHY (from CARBON DIOXIDE). They can also be classified by whether or not they stain (based on the structure of their CELL WALLS) with CRYSTAL VIOLET dye: gram-negative or gram-positive.Cluster Analysis: A set of statistical methods used to group variables or observations into strongly inter-related subgroups. In epidemiology, it may be used to analyze a closely grouped series of events or cases of disease or other health-related phenomenon with well-defined distribution patterns in relation to time or place or both.Water Microbiology: The presence of bacteria, viruses, and fungi in water. This term is not restricted to pathogenic organisms.Flavobacteriaceae: A family of bacteria in the order Sphingobacteriales, class Sphingobacteria. They are gram-negative rods, mostly saprophytic in terrestrial and aquatic habitats.Alphaproteobacteria: A class in the phylum PROTEOBACTERIA comprised mostly of two major phenotypes: purple non-sulfur bacteria and aerobic bacteriochlorophyll-containing bacteria.Gammaproteobacteria: A group of the proteobacteria comprised of facultatively anaerobic and fermentative gram-negative bacteria.Neck Pain: Discomfort or more intense forms of pain that are localized to the cervical region. This term generally refers to pain in the posterior or lateral regions of the neck.Diaminopimelic AcidEponymsBacillaceae: A family of bacteria which produce endospores. They are mostly saprophytes from soil, but a few are insect or animal parasites or pathogens.Fresh Water: Water containing no significant amounts of salts, such as water from RIVERS and LAKES.Physical Therapy Modalities: Therapeutic modalities frequently used in PHYSICAL THERAPY SPECIALTY by PHYSICAL THERAPISTS or physiotherapists to promote, maintain, or restore the physical and physiological well-being of an individual.Chiropractic: An occupational discipline founded by D.D. Palmer in the 1890's based on the relationship of the spine to health and disease.Occupational Diseases: Diseases caused by factors involved in one's employment.Sequence Homology, Nucleic Acid: The sequential correspondence of nucleotides in one nucleic acid molecule with those of another nucleic acid molecule. Sequence homology is an indication of the genetic relatedness of different organisms and gene function.Questionnaires: Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.Spinal DiseasesRhodobacteraceae: A family in the order Rhodobacterales, class ALPHAPROTEOBACTERIA.Xanthomonadaceae: A family of gram-negative bacteria, in the order Xanthomonadales, pathogenic to plants.Drugs, Generic: Drugs whose drug name is not protected by a trademark. They may be manufactured by several companies.Manipulation, Spinal: Adjustment and manipulation of the vertebral column.Gentian Violet: A dye that is a mixture of violet rosanilinis with antibacterial, antifungal, and anthelmintic properties.History, 19th Century: Time period from 1801 through 1900 of the common era.DNA, Ribosomal Spacer: The intergenic DNA segments that are between the ribosomal RNA genes (internal transcribed spacers) and between the tandemly repeated units of rDNA (external transcribed spacers and nontranscribed spacers).Gram-Positive Endospore-Forming Rods: Rod-shaped bacteria that form endospores and are gram-positive. Representative genera include BACILLUS and CLOSTRIDIUM.Human Engineering: The science of designing, building or equipping mechanical devices or artificial environments to the anthropometric, physiological, or psychological requirements of the people who will use them.Locomotion: Movement or the ability to move from one place or another. It can refer to humans, vertebrate or invertebrate animals, and microorganisms.Cytophagaceae: A family of gram-negative, gliding bacteria in the order Cytophagales, class Cytophagia. They are found in SOIL and SEA WATER.MEDLINE: The premier bibliographic database of the NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE. MEDLINE® (MEDLARS Online) is the primary subset of PUBMED and can be searched on NLM's Web site in PubMed or the NLM Gateway. MEDLINE references are indexed with MEDICAL SUBJECT HEADINGS (MeSH).Posture: The position or attitude of the body.History, 20th Century: Time period from 1901 through 2000 of the common era.Abstracting and Indexing as Topic: Activities performed to identify concepts and aspects of published information and research reports.Internet: A loose confederation of computer communication networks around the world. The networks that make up the Internet are connected through several backbone networks. The Internet grew out of the US Government ARPAnet project and was designed to facilitate information exchange.Dictionaries, ChemicalChina: A country spanning from central Asia to the Pacific Ocean.Spine: The spinal or vertebral column.Intervertebral Disc: Any of the 23 plates of fibrocartilage found between the bodies of adjacent VERTEBRAE.Bacteriology: The study of the structure, growth, function, genetics, and reproduction of bacteria, and BACTERIAL INFECTIONS.User-Computer Interface: The portion of an interactive computer program that issues messages to and receives commands from a user.Chryseobacterium: A genus of aerobic, gram-negative bacteria in the family FLAVOBACTERIACEAE. Many of its species were formerly in the genus FLAVOBACTERIUM.Temperature: The property of objects that determines the direction of heat flow when they are placed in direct thermal contact. The temperature is the energy of microscopic motions (vibrational and translational) of the particles of atoms.Vocabulary, Controlled: A specified list of terms with a fixed and unalterable meaning, and from which a selection is made when CATALOGING; ABSTRACTING AND INDEXING; or searching BOOKS; JOURNALS AS TOPIC; and other documents. The control is intended to avoid the scattering of related subjects under different headings (SUBJECT HEADINGS). The list may be altered or extended only by the publisher or issuing agency. (From Harrod's Librarians' Glossary, 7th ed, p163)Sacroiliac Joint: The immovable joint formed by the lateral surfaces of the SACRUM and ILIUM.PaintingsSemantics: The relationships between symbols and their meanings.Software: Sequential operating programs and data which instruct the functioning of a digital computer.Back Muscles: Musculature of the BACK.Alteromonadaceae: A family of marine, gram-negative PROTEOBACTERIA including the genera ALTEROMONAS; Colwellia; Idiomarina; MARINOBACTER; MORITELLA; PSEUDOALTEROMONAS; and SHEWANELLA.PhenazinesExercise Therapy: A regimen or plan of physical activities designed and prescribed for specific therapeutic goals. Its purpose is to restore normal musculoskeletal function or to reduce pain caused by diseases or injuries.Hot Springs: Habitat of hot water naturally heated by underlying geologic processes. Surface hot springs have been used for BALNEOLOGY. Underwater hot springs are called HYDROTHERMAL VENTS.Halobacteriaceae: A family of extremely halophilic archaea found in environments with high salt concentrations, such as salt lakes, evaporated brines, or salted fish. Halobacteriaceae are either obligate aerobes or facultative anaerobes and are divided into at least twenty-six genera including: HALOARCULA; HALOBACTERIUM; HALOCOCCUS; HALOFERAX; HALORUBRUM; NATRONOBACTERIUM; and NATRONOCOCCUS.Time Factors: Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.Language: A verbal or nonverbal means of communicating ideas or feelings.Sick Leave: An absence from work permitted because of illness or the number of days per year for which an employer agrees to pay employees who are sick. (Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary, 1981)Sphingomonadaceae: A family of gram-negative, asporogenous rods or ovoid cells, aerobic or facultative anaerobic chemoorganotrophs. They are commonly isolated from SOIL, activated sludge, or marine environments.Databases, Factual: Extensive collections, reputedly complete, of facts and data garnered from material of a specialized subject area and made available for analysis and application. The collection can be automated by various contemporary methods for retrieval. The concept should be differentiated from DATABASES, BIBLIOGRAPHIC which is restricted to collections of bibliographic references.Halomonas: A genus of gram-negative, rod-shaped or pleomorphic bacteria which are halotolerant. Members of this genus are capable of growth in sodium chloride concentrations of up to 20% or more. (From Bergey's Manual of Determinative Bacteriology, 9th ed)Panax: An araliaceous genus of plants that contains a number of pharmacologically active agents used as stimulants, sedatives, and tonics, especially in traditional medicine. Sometimes confused with Siberian ginseng (ELEUTHEROCOCCUS).Base Sequence: The sequence of PURINES and PYRIMIDINES in nucleic acids and polynucleotides. It is also called nucleotide sequence.Movement: The act, process, or result of passing from one place or position to another. It differs from LOCOMOTION in that locomotion is restricted to the passing of the whole body from one place to another, while movement encompasses both locomotion but also a change of the position of the whole body or any of its parts. Movement may be used with reference to humans, vertebrate and invertebrate animals, and microorganisms. Differentiate also from MOTOR ACTIVITY, movement associated with behavior.Musculoskeletal Diseases: Diseases of the muscles and their associated ligaments and other connective tissue and of the bones and cartilage viewed collectively.History, 18th Century: Time period from 1701 through 1800 of the common era.JapanIntervertebral Disc Degeneration: Degenerative changes in the INTERVERTEBRAL DISC due to aging or structural damage, especially to the vertebral end-plates.Hydrogen-Ion Concentration: The normality of a solution with respect to HYDROGEN ions; H+. It is related to acidity measurements in most cases by pH = log 1/2[1/(H+)], where (H+) is the hydrogen ion concentration in gram equivalents per liter of solution. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Abbreviations as Topic: Shortened forms of written words or phrases used for brevity.Zygapophyseal Joint: The joint that occurs between facets of the interior and superior articular processes of adjacent VERTEBRAE.Sewage: Refuse liquid or waste matter carried off by sewers.Manipulation, Chiropractic: Procedures used by chiropractors to treat neuromusculoskeletal complaints.Ethnobotany: The study of plant lore and agricultural customs of a people. In the fields of ETHNOMEDICINE and ETHNOPHARMACOLOGY, the emphasis is on traditional medicine and the existence and medicinal uses of PLANTS and PLANT EXTRACTS and their constituents, both historically and in modern times.DNA, Archaeal: Deoxyribonucleic acid that makes up the genetic material of archaea.Linguistics: The science of language, including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, pragmatics, and historical linguistics. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)Carbohydrate Metabolism: Cellular processes in biosynthesis (anabolism) and degradation (catabolism) of CARBOHYDRATES.Databases, Bibliographic: Extensive collections, reputedly complete, of references and citations to books, articles, publications, etc., generally on a single subject or specialized subject area. Databases can operate through automated files, libraries, or computer disks. The concept should be differentiated from DATABASES, FACTUAL which is used for collections of data and facts apart from bibliographic references to them.Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Non-invasive method of demonstrating internal anatomy based on the principle that atomic nuclei in a strong magnetic field absorb pulses of radiofrequency energy and emit them as radiowaves which can be reconstructed into computerized images. The concept includes proton spin tomographic techniques.Anaerobiosis: The complete absence, or (loosely) the paucity, of gaseous or dissolved elemental oxygen in a given place or environment. (From Singleton & Sainsbury, Dictionary of Microbiology and Molecular Biology, 2d ed)Databases, Genetic: Databases devoted to knowledge about specific genes and gene products.Medicine in Literature: Written or other literary works whose subject matter is medical or about the profession of medicine and related areas.Acute Pain: Intensely discomforting, distressful, or agonizing sensation associated with trauma or disease, with well-defined location, character, and timing.Reproducibility of Results: The statistical reproducibility of measurements (often in a clinical context), including the testing of instrumentation or techniques to obtain reproducible results. The concept includes reproducibility of physiological measurements, which may be used to develop rules to assess probability or prognosis, or response to a stimulus; reproducibility of occurrence of a condition; and reproducibility of experimental results.Algorithms: A procedure consisting of a sequence of algebraic formulas and/or logical steps to calculate or determine a given task.Rhodospirillaceae: A family of phototrophic bacteria, in the order Rhodospirillales, isolated from stagnant water and mud.Database Management Systems: Software designed to store, manipulate, manage, and control data for specific uses.Amino Acid Sequence: The order of amino acids as they occur in a polypeptide chain. This is referred to as the primary structure of proteins. It is of fundamental importance in determining PROTEIN CONFORMATION.Lysobacter: A genus of gram-negative, rod-shaped, gliding bacteria in the family XANTHOMONADACEAE. Strongly proteolytic, it is involved in lysing a variety of microorganisms.Desert Climate: A type of climate characterized by insufficient moisture to support appreciable plant life. It is a climate of extreme aridity, usually of extreme heat, and of negligible rainfall. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)Biomechanical Phenomena: The properties, processes, and behavior of biological systems under the action of mechanical forces.Radiculopathy: Disease involving a spinal nerve root (see SPINAL NERVE ROOTS) which may result from compression related to INTERVERTEBRAL DISK DISPLACEMENT; SPINAL CORD INJURIES; SPINAL DISEASES; and other conditions. Clinical manifestations include radicular pain, weakness, and sensory loss referable to structures innervated by the involved nerve root.Betaproteobacteria: A class in the phylum PROTEOBACTERIA comprised of chemoheterotrophs and chemoautotrophs which derive nutrients from decomposition of organic material.Periodicals as Topic: A publication issued at stated, more or less regular, intervals.Absenteeism: Chronic absence from work or other duty.Flavobacterium: A genus of gram-negative, aerobic, rod-shaped bacteria widely distributed in SOIL and WATER. Its organisms are also found in raw meats, MILK and other FOOD, hospital environments, and human clinical specimens. Some species are pathogenic in humans.Diskectomy: Excision, in part or whole, of an INTERVERTEBRAL DISC. The most common indication is disk displacement or herniation. In addition to standard surgical removal, it can be performed by percutaneous diskectomy (DISKECTOMY, PERCUTANEOUS) or by laparoscopic diskectomy, the former being the more common.Hyphomicrobiaceae: A family in the order Rhizobiales, class ALPHAPROTEOBACTERIA comprised of many genera of budding or appendaged bacteria.Prospective Studies: Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.Computational Biology: A field of biology concerned with the development of techniques for the collection and manipulation of biological data, and the use of such data to make biological discoveries or predictions. This field encompasses all computational methods and theories for solving biological problems including manipulation of models and datasets.Spores, Bacterial: Heat and stain resistant, metabolically inactive bodies formed within the vegetative cells of bacteria of the genera Bacillus and Clostridium.PeptidoglycanPrevalence: The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.Phospholipids: Lipids containing one or more phosphate groups, particularly those derived from either glycerol (phosphoglycerides see GLYCEROPHOSPHOLIPIDS) or sphingosine (SPHINGOLIPIDS). They are polar lipids that are of great importance for the structure and function of cell membranes and are the most abundant of membrane lipids, although not stored in large amounts in the system.Unified Medical Language System: A research and development program initiated by the NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE to build knowledge sources for the purpose of aiding the development of systems that help health professionals retrieve and integrate biomedical information. The knowledge sources can be used to link disparate information systems to overcome retrieval problems caused by differences in terminology and the scattering of relevant information across many databases. The three knowledge sources are the Metathesaurus, the Semantic Network, and the Specialist Lexicon.Cross-Sectional Studies: Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.History, 21st Century: Time period from 2001 through 2100 of the common era.Gram-Positive Endospore-Forming Bacteria: Bacteria that form endospores and are gram-positive. Representative genera include BACILLUS; CLOSTRIDIUM; MICROMONOSPORA; SACCHAROPOLYSPORA; and STREPTOMYCES.Sphingomonas: A genus of gram-negative, aerobic, rod-shaped bacteria characterized by an outer membrane that contains glycosphingolipids but lacks lipopolysaccharide. They have the ability to degrade a broad range of substituted aromatic compounds.Antarctic Regions: The continent lying around the South Pole and the southern waters of the Atlantic, Pacific, and Indian Oceans. It includes the Falkland Islands Dependencies. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p55)Bacillus: A genus of BACILLACEAE that are spore-forming, rod-shaped cells. Most species are saprophytic soil forms with only a few species being pathogenic.Actinobacteria: Class of BACTERIA with diverse morphological properties. Strains of Actinobacteria show greater than 80% 16S rDNA/rRNA sequence similarity among each other and also the presence of certain signature nucleotides. (Stackebrandt E. et al, Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1997) 47:479-491)Caulobacteraceae: A family of stalked bacteria that reproduces by budding. There are four genera: CAULOBACTER, Asticcacaulis, Brevundimonas, and Phenylobacterium.Outcome Assessment (Health Care): Research aimed at assessing the quality and effectiveness of health care as measured by the attainment of a specified end result or outcome. Measures include parameters such as improved health, lowered morbidity or mortality, and improvement of abnormal states (such as elevated blood pressure).Neisseriaceae: A family of gram-negative, parasitic bacteria including several important pathogens of man.Vocabulary: The sum or the stock of words used by a language, a group, or an individual. (From Webster, 3d ed)Fermentation: Anaerobic degradation of GLUCOSE or other organic nutrients to gain energy in the form of ATP. End products vary depending on organisms, substrates, and enzymatic pathways. Common fermentation products include ETHANOL and LACTIC ACID.Comamonadaceae: A family of gram-negative aerobic bacteria in the class BETA PROTEOBACTERIA, encompassing the acidovorans rRNA complex. Some species are pathogenic for PLANTS.Medicine, Traditional: Systems of medicine based on cultural beliefs and practices handed down from generation to generation. The concept includes mystical and magical rituals (SPIRITUAL THERAPIES); PHYTOTHERAPY; and other treatments which may not be explained by modern medicine.Pacific OceanUnited StatesBacteriochlorophyll A: A specific bacteriochlorophyll that is similar in structure to chlorophyll a.History, Medieval: The period of history from the year 500 through 1450 of the common era.Recognition (Psychology): The knowledge or perception that someone or something present has been previously encountered.Republic of Korea: The capital is Seoul. The country, established September 9, 1948, is located on the southern part of the Korean Peninsula. Its northern border is shared with the Democratic People's Republic of Korea.Follow-Up Studies: Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.Spinal Fusion: Operative immobilization or ankylosis of two or more vertebrae by fusion of the vertebral bodies with a short bone graft or often with diskectomy or laminectomy. (From Blauvelt & Nelson, A Manual of Orthopaedic Terminology, 5th ed, p236; Dorland, 28th ed)Osteoarthritis, Spine: A degenerative joint disease involving the SPINE. It is characterized by progressive deterioration of the spinal articular cartilage (CARTILAGE, ARTICULAR), usually with hardening of the subchondral bone and outgrowth of bone spurs (OSTEOPHYTE).Thoracic Vertebrae: A group of twelve VERTEBRAE connected to the ribs that support the upper trunk region.Acupuncture: The occupational discipline of the traditional Chinese methods of ACUPUNCTURE THERAPY for treating disease by inserting needles along specific pathways or meridians.Rhizosphere: The immediate physical zone surrounding plant roots that include the plant roots. It is an area of intense and complex biological activity involving plants, microorganisms, other soil organisms, and the soil.Manipulation, Orthopedic: The planned and carefully managed manual movement of the musculoskeletal system, extremities, and spine to produce increased motion. The term is sometimes used to denote a precise sequence of movements of a joint to determine the presence of disease or to reduce a dislocation. In the case of fractures, orthopedic manipulation can produce better position and alignment of the fracture. (From Blauvelt & Nelson, A Manual of Orthopaedic Terminology, 5th ed, p264)Sacrum: Five fused VERTEBRAE forming a triangle-shaped structure at the back of the PELVIS. It articulates superiorly with the LUMBAR VERTEBRAE, inferiorly with the COCCYX, and anteriorly with the ILIUM of the PELVIS. The sacrum strengthens and stabilizes the PELVIS.Heterotrophic Processes: The processes by which organisms utilize organic substances as their nutrient sources. Contrasts with AUTOTROPHIC PROCESSES which make use of simple inorganic substances as the nutrient supply source. Heterotrophs can be either chemoheterotrophs (or chemoorganotrophs) which also require organic substances such as glucose for their primary metabolic energy requirements, or photoheterotrophs (or photoorganotrophs) which derive their primary energy requirements from light. Depending on environmental conditions some organisms can switch between different nutritional modes (AUTOTROPHY; heterotrophy; chemotrophy; or PHOTOTROPHY) to utilize different sources to meet their nutrients and energy requirements.Artificial Intelligence: Theory and development of COMPUTER SYSTEMS which perform tasks that normally require human intelligence. Such tasks may include speech recognition, LEARNING; VISUAL PERCEPTION; MATHEMATICAL COMPUTING; reasoning, PROBLEM SOLVING, DECISION-MAKING, and translation of language.Ubiquinone: A lipid-soluble benzoquinone which is involved in ELECTRON TRANSPORT in mitochondrial preparations. The compound occurs in the majority of aerobic organisms, from bacteria to higher plants and animals.Manipulation, Osteopathic: Musculoskeletal manipulation based on the principles of OSTEOPATHIC MEDICINE developed in 1874 by Dr Andrew Taylor Still.Mycolic AcidsBacterial Proteins: Proteins found in any species of bacterium.Anomia: A language dysfunction characterized by the inability to name people and objects that are correctly perceived. The individual is able to describe the object in question, but cannot provide the name. This condition is associated with lesions of the dominant hemisphere involving the language areas, in particular the TEMPORAL LOBE. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p484)Proteins: Linear POLYPEPTIDES that are synthesized on RIBOSOMES and may be further modified, crosslinked, cleaved, or assembled into complex proteins with several subunits. The specific sequence of AMINO ACIDS determines the shape the polypeptide will take, during PROTEIN FOLDING, and the function of the protein.History, 17th Century: Time period from 1601 through 1700 of the common era.Alcaligenaceae: A family of gram-negative, aerobic, non-spore forming rods or cocci. Well known genera include ACHROMOBACTER; ALCALIGENES; and BORDETELLA.Data Mining: Use of sophisticated analysis tools to sort through, organize, examine, and combine large sets of information.Genotype: The genetic constitution of the individual, comprising the ALLELES present at each GENETIC LOCUS.Databases, Protein: Databases containing information about PROTEINS such as AMINO ACID SEQUENCE; PROTEIN CONFORMATION; and other properties.Risk Factors: An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.Confidentiality: The privacy of information and its protection against unauthorized disclosure.Torso: The central part of the body to which the neck and limbs are attached.Plants, Medicinal: Plants whose roots, leaves, seeds, bark, or other constituent parts possess therapeutic, tonic, purgative, curative or other pharmacologic attributes, when administered to man or animals.Industrial Waste: Worthless, damaged, defective, superfluous or effluent material from industrial operations.Spondylolisthesis: Forward displacement of a superior vertebral body over the vertebral body below.Mediterranean SeaWorkers' Compensation: Insurance coverage providing compensation and medical benefits to individuals because of work-connected injuries or disease.Gordonia Bacterium: A genus of gram-positive BACTERIA in the family Gordoniaceae, isolated from soil and from sputa of patients with chest disorders. It is also used for biotransformation of natural products.Bacillales: An order of gram-positive bacteria in the class Bacilli, phylum Firmicutes.Discitis: Inflammation of an INTERVERTEBRAL DISC or disk space which may lead to disk erosion. Until recently, discitis has been defined as a nonbacterial inflammation and has been attributed to aseptic processes (e.g., chemical reaction to an injected substance). However, recent studies provide evidence that infection may be the initial cause, but perhaps not the promoter, of most cases of discitis. Discitis has been diagnosed in patients following discography, myelography, lumbar puncture, paravertebral injection, and obstetrical epidural anesthesia. Discitis following chemonucleolysis (especially with chymopapain) is attributed to chemical reaction by some and to introduction of microorganisms by others.Acupuncture Therapy: Treatment of disease by inserting needles along specific pathways or meridians. The placement varies with the disease being treated. It is sometimes used in conjunction with heat, moxibustion, acupressure, or electric stimulation.Models, Biological: Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of biological processes or diseases. For disease models in living animals, DISEASE MODELS, ANIMAL is available. Biological models include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.Pharmaceutical Preparations: Drugs intended for human or veterinary use, presented in their finished dosage form. 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- Back injuries result from damage, wear, or trauma to the bones, muscles, or other tissues of the back. (wikipedia.org)
- Strains and sprains to the back muscles can be caused by improper movements while lifting heavy loads, overuse of a muscle, sudden forceful movements, or direct trauma. (wikipedia.org)
- First, as pregnancy progresses, the growing size of the baby and the uterus shifts the center of gravity forward placing increased pressure on the muscles in the back. (athletico.com)
- Secondly, a woman can gain 25-30% of their body weight in a relatively short period of time, which also places increased stress on the muscles in the back. (athletico.com)
- When this occurs there is less inherent stability in the pelvis and back, which causes the muscle to work harder, and sometimes this increased demand on the muscles can cause muscle spasm. (athletico.com)
- By keeping the lower back supported, the muscles in the upper back can relax more in sitting. (athletico.com)
- This will keep your back muscles strong and can help to relieve discomfort. (athletico.com)
- Most back pain is due to strain, injury or posture problems affecting the ligaments or muscles of the spine. (arthritis.org)
- The core muscles refer to the abs and lower back muscles. (lulu.com)
- The best way to prevent back pain is to keep your back muscles strong. (healthfinder.gov)
- These injections involve injecting a small amount of local anesthetic, sometimes along with a steroid medication, directly into painful trigger points, specific sites on the muscles that cause pain (both locally and throughout the back) when your doctor presses on one during an exam. (arthritis.org)
- Pain and spasm of muscles in the lower back is the hallmark of back pain. (healthcentral.com)
- This 29-minute class focuses on improving the strength and flexibility of muscles that support the back. (www.nhs.uk)
- Lower back pain may be linked to the bony lumbar spine, discs between the vertebrae, ligaments around the spine and discs, spinal cord and nerves, lower back muscles, abdominal and pelvic internal organs, and the skin around the lumbar area. (medicalnewstoday.com)
- The human back is composed of a complex structure of muscles, ligaments, tendons, disks, and bones, which work together to support the body and enable us to move around. (medicalnewstoday.com)
- Common back injuries include sprains and strains, herniated discs, and fractured vertebrae. (wikipedia.org)
- Many back injuries share similar causes. (wikipedia.org)
- MRI is commonly referred to as the gold standard for visualizing soft tissue and can be used to assist with diagnosing many back injuries, including herniated discs and neurological disorders, bleeding, and edema. (wikipedia.org)
- Treatment for back injuries depends on the diagnosis, level of pain, and whether there is loss of function or quality of life. (wikipedia.org)
- She was treated at New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center for injuries to her back, neck and knees. (nypost.com)
- Learn what can cause low back injuries and what you can do for relief when you have hurt your lower back. (healthfinder.gov)
- It is estimated that one-third of all workmen's claims and 60 percent of all long-term disability payments are used for the care of back injuries. (healthcentral.com)
- Overuse injuries are a very common source of lower back pain and stiffness. (webmd.com)
- His victory came from going back to political basics-sticking to one message, having a plan to get out the vote-and doing them better than his opponents. (economist.com)
- The answer is as simple as going back to the basics. (psychologytoday.com)
- Welcome to the ninth installment of my retro cleaning product-promoting 'Back to basics' series. (treehugger.com)
- Before proceeding with today's entry, Colgate's Octagon Soap , I want to open up the next, the tenth and final, 'Back to basics' post to you. (treehugger.com)
- Tell me about it in the comments section and I'll consider highlighting it in the final 'Back to basics' post! (treehugger.com)
- Like some other 'Back to Basics' products that I've featured, all-purpose Octagon Soap isn't exactly all-natural. (treehugger.com)
- And remember to tell me about your favorite old-school-but-not necessarily-for-octogenarians product that I might have missed in a previous 'Back to Basics' post. (treehugger.com)
- Back Community Council - https://web.archive.org/web/20140413132351/http://backcommunitycouncil.wordpress.com/ Although not as well known or visited as some of the main tourism locations in the Outer Hebrides, the District of Back, and its neighbouring districts in Tong and Tolsta have some of the finest beaches in the islands. (wikipedia.org)
- We have appreciated your suggestions and feedback, as we developed plans to have students back in school. (google.com)
- Let's find out more about going back to school. (kidshealth.org)
- Schlep back to school, back to the cubicle, or anywhere life takes you with Fjällräven's new line of 100 percent. (inhabitat.com)
- Whether you're battling back-to-school blahs or waxing nostalgic. (inhabitat.com)
- It may be back-to-school season, but you won't need any instruction on standing out from the pack. (inhabitat.com)
- Wish you were headed back to school? (inhabitat.com)
- This back-to-school celebration features bands, dance and drill teams, celebrities and an after-parade festival. (chicagotribune.com)
- A group of senior citizens, who recently visited John Hersey High School in Arlington Heights as part of its inaugural "Back-to-School Day," had no trouble connecting with their teen-aged hosts. (chicagotribune.com)
- Evanton held its "Kits, Cats and Kids" community, collaborative back to school celebration Sept. 13, 2018 at Fountain Square in Evanston. (chicagotribune.com)
- With the beginning of the school year, a retired teacher looks back at his career. (chicagotribune.com)
- With the new school year upon us, parents will be attending a back-to-school night at their child's school. (chicagotribune.com)
- The Back-to-School party invites students to celebrate learning by letting them loose with unique and wacky games, such as the Big Foot Relay Race, in which kids have to run while wearing oversized feet on flip flops. (chicagotribune.com)
- We taste 10 top-selling brands of creamy peanut butter (the most popular style among women and kids), to find the best option for back-to-school lunches. (chicagotribune.com)
- A back-to-school bash in Elgin provided supplies to students, information for parents and general support as the new year launches. (chicagotribune.com)
- The National Retail Federation released its 2014 Back-to-School survey. (verticalresponse.com)
- Here are three steps to capitalize on the back-to-school season along with examples and takeaway tips for the perfect email subject line. (verticalresponse.com)
- We break down interesting stats from the 2014 Back-to-School National Retail Federation survey, which relays just how much money is being spent on school shopping. (verticalresponse.com)
- Here are 5 Pinterest tactics, ideas and inspiration to help you snag a piece of the $74.9 billion in back-to-school sales. (verticalresponse.com)
- August has arrived, and with it the beginning of another Back-to-School season. (verticalresponse.com)
- According to the National Retail Federation 2011 Consumer Intentions and Actions Back to School Survey, the average American family. (verticalresponse.com)
- It's that time of year again, back-to-school emails and ads are beginning to flood in and every parent is out capitalizing on those summer back-to-school sales. (verticalresponse.com)
- What investors ought to be focusing on, instead, is the back-to-school shopping season, and what some say could be Apple's most aggressive seasonal campaign ever. (cnbc.com)
- Back to School is big, and its new iPhone relationship with Best Buy certainly can't hurt. (cnbc.com)
- And once we're through Back to School, we turn our attention to the holiday shopping season. (cnbc.com)
- Back to school" is a series photo stories describe nowadays collage student's attitude and lifestyle. (acer.com)
- Tips on what to do first day of school, back to school night, bulletin board, first day of school, name plates and other activities. (merlot.org)
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- If you know the author of Back to School , please help us out by filling out the form below and clicking Send. (merlot.org)
- Back to School gives Rodney Dangerfield plenty of room to riff -- and supports the freewheeling funnyman with enough of a story to keep things interesting between punchlines. (rottentomatoes.com)
- Back to school with C-SPAN2. (slate.com)
- This is a thumbnail of the " Back to School Wordsearch" worksheet - "Welcome back to school. (enchantedlearning.com)
- The vast majority of people with back pain aren't candidates for surgery," says Scott D. Boden, MD, professor of orthopaedic surgery at Emory University School of Medicine and director of the Emory Orthopaedics & Spine Center. (medicinenet.com)
- Read Part I. The first few weeks back to school can be some of the most exciting yet turbulent times of the year for middle and high schoolers. (mcafee.com)
- Los Angeles County prosecutors were sharply critical Monday of L.A. school district Supt. David L. Brewer's decision to send two high school administrators back to work on campus after they were criminally charged with failing to report a student's claims that she was sexually abused by a substitute teacher. (latimes.com)
- Students across the school are headed back to school this week. (courant.com)
- Syphilis Strikes Back is a campaign devoted exclusively to promoting the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of syphilis. (cdc.gov)
- The Syphilis Strikes Back campaign aims to raise awareness about syphilis, help healthcare providers protect their patients, and empower people to take charge of their health. (cdc.gov)
- Quantitative genetics strikes back! (scienceblogs.com)
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- This fact sheet discusses prevention strategies and treatments for back pain. (healthfinder.gov)
- While these treatments may give relief for a short time, none has been found to speed recovery or keep acute back problems from returning. (healthcentral.com)
- For genuine relief from chronic low back pain, you may have to try a combination of treatments. (healthcentral.com)
- Learn more about the most common triggers of lower back pain and what kind of treatments you can get to help find pain relief. (medicinenet.com)
- Two U.S. medical device companies are trying to bring back the use of some old blood pressure treatments, updated with high-tech gadgetry. (redorbit.com)
- The lumbar spine is often the site of back pain. (wikipedia.org)
- Crawl down the 24 vertebrae that encase and protect the spinal cord, from the cervical spine to the thoracic area to the lumbar region, that pesky lower back. (newsweek.com)
- Low back pain is any pain you experience in your lumbar (lower) spine. (massgeneral.org)
- The association between lumbar spine radiographic features and low back pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis. (medscape.com)
- Acute back pain comes on suddenly and usually lasts from a few days to a few weeks. (medlineplus.gov)
- Cold therapy reduces inflammation, edema, pain, and muscle spasms associated with acute back injury. (wikipedia.org)
- Specific back exercises have not been found to give pain relief or increase functional ability in people who already have acute back pain, however, back exercises may be useful for people with chronic back pain to help them return to normal activities and work. (healthcentral.com)
- Performing a few simple stretching exercises daily can also help prevent or alleviate upper back pain. (athletico.com)
- The two exercises that follow can help to reduce some of the postural stresses and therefore decrease upper back pain. (athletico.com)
- You won't want to go back to the surgeon or put chemicals on your face again once you know how to do these exercises. (lulu.com)
- So, if you can't feel your back working, if you've got stagnation in your back training, you're not having fun in the gym anymore, or if you don't know the right exercises to get the job done. (lulu.com)
- THIS is where 'The Best Back Exercises You've Never Heard Of' comes in. (lulu.com)
- It's a collection of 145 unique and powerful back exercises that will shake up your back training like NOTHING you've ever felt before. (lulu.com)
- Back braces are also commonly prescribed to treat adolescent idiopathic scoliosis , as they may stop the progression of spinal curvature in a growing child/adolescent. (wikipedia.org)
- There has been considerable research and information published in reputable journals on back braces for scoliosis. (wikipedia.org)
- Sciatica refers to pain that radiates along the path of the sciatic nerve from your back down your buttock and leg. (healthfinder.gov)
- When a nerve root is compressed or inflamed, it can cause pain in the back and leg. (arthritis.org)
- Although the nerve usually grows back, allowing pain to return, this can take several months to a year. (arthritis.org)
- Ninety percent of those who have back pain (even if it is caused by nerve root irritation) tend to improve within 2 months, regardless of what treatment is used, including no treatment at all. (healthcentral.com)
- A herniated disc in the lower back can put pressure on the nerve that extends down the spinal column. (webmd.com)
- Less commonly, low back pain can be a sign of a serious medical condition, such as diabetes or a pinched nerve. (webmd.com)
- If the disk ruptures there will be more pressure on a nerve, resulting in back pain. (medicalnewstoday.com)
- A sharp and shooting pain travels through the buttock and down the back of the leg, caused by a bulging or herniated disk pressing on a nerve. (medicalnewstoday.com)
- Find tips for preventing back strain. (healthfinder.gov)
- Generally speaking, the lower back is subject to a lot of mechanical stress and strain," says Gunnar Andersson, MD, PhD, professor and chairman emeritus of the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. (webmd.com)
- Back pain commonly stems from strain, tension, or injury. (medicalnewstoday.com)
- While upper back pain during preg nanc y is common there are some steps that you can take to prevent this from occurring and relieve symptoms when they do occur. (athletico.com)
- If you do experience upper back pain during pregnancy you can use ice, heat, or massage to relieve symptoms. (athletico.com)
- Medicine often helps relieve low back symptoms. (healthcentral.com)
- Within 48 hours after the first back symptoms appear, you may want to apply a cold pack (or a bag of ice) to the painful area for five to 10 minutes. (healthcentral.com)
- Spinal manipulation (using the hands to apply force to the back and 'adjust' the spine) can be helpful for some people in the first month of low back symptoms. (healthcentral.com)
- You should go back to your health care provider if your symptoms have not responded to spinal manipulation within four weeks. (healthcentral.com)
- Low back pain is a very common problem in adults, as we cannot avoid the normal wear and tear on our spines that goes along with aging. (healthfinder.gov)
- Bigos SJ, Boyer OR, Braen GR. Acute Low Back Problems in Adults. (medscape.com)
- Peng T, Perez A, Pettee Gabriel K. The Association Among Overweight, Obesity, and Low Back Pain in U.S. Adults: A Cross-Sectional Study of the 2015 National Health Interview Survey. (medscape.com)
- Back pain is one of the most common medical problems, affecting 8 out of 10 people at some point during their lives. (medlineplus.gov)
- Upper back pain during pregnancy can occur at any point, but is most common in the third trimester. (athletico.com)
- The back is a common target of several types of arthritis and can cause a great deal of pain. (arthritis.org)
- Low-back pain is a common condition that can be difficult to treat. (healthfinder.gov)
- Low back pain is one of the most common reasons people visit a physician. (healthcentral.com)
- See Back Pain: Find the Cause, Watch for the Comeback , a Critical Images slideshow, to help diagnose and manage this common problem. (medscape.com)
- Back pain is a common reason for absence from work and for seeking medical treatment. (medicalnewstoday.com)
- While Katherine is inflight traveling back from a busy week of community meetings in Chile, I wanted to share the exciting news that today, we have started to receive reports that the block of Wikipedia in Turkey is being lifted, data which is also indicated by our internal traffic reports. (mail-archive.com)
- Loch a' Tuath News - is a community run monthly magazine that provides local district news, local features and history, and which covers the Tong district as well as Back. (wikipedia.org)
- Learn more about back pain, including the latest news and research. (arthritis.org)
- In desperate need of some good news after last night's deflating 4-0 defeat in Montreal, the Caps got some this morning: defenseman Shaone Morrisonn is back on the ice for practice. (washingtonpost.com)
- Some good news for once: After a two-week hiatus, the MoviePass unlimited subscription -the one that lets you see a movie a day, every day, in theaters, for $10 a month-is back. (wired.com)
- MONDAY, Dec. 10, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Almost no one is immune to occasional low back pain . (medicinenet.com)
- If it seems like the rounding of your back isn't going to cause any problems, you may not need any treatment. (kidshealth.org)
- What's most mysterious about back problems is the disconnect between anatomical defects and pain. (newsweek.com)
- Here are some tips to lessen the impact of low back problems. (healthfinder.gov)
- If you are experiencing low back pain and see a spine doctor about it, your doctor will take a medical history (including asking about back problems that may run in your family) and a thorough physical exam. (massgeneral.org)
- Problems with any of these components can lead to back pain. (medicalnewstoday.com)
- A number of structural problems may also result in back pain. (medicalnewstoday.com)
- Osteoarthritis can cause problems with the joints in the hips, lower back, and other places. (medicalnewstoday.com)
- Adopting a very hunched sitting position when using computers can result in increased back and shoulder problems over time. (medicalnewstoday.com)
- Every time Shine tells it, it brings everything back into perspective: "Take each day as if it's your last, live it to the fullest, stay really positive. (latimes.com)
- People who have been prepping for the distance are getting ready to scale back, to peak just in time for their goal races. (cbc.ca)
- An unlikely alliance between two crack special agents fuels the breakneck action and heart-pounding suspense of Season 1 of 'Strike Back'--the first-ever scripted prime-time drama series from Cinemax. (apple.com)
- When the same cancer comes back after treatment, whether it's a short time later or many years later, it's called recurrence . (cancer.org)
- Up to 90 percent of all Americans will have a problem with back pain at some time in their lives. (healthcentral.com)
- If you find that you have strayed, or feel stymied by fear, it's time to get back in the water. (forbes.com)
- Most of the time, that pain is centered in the lower back and non-specific, meaning there is no primary cause found. (webmd.com)
- Two types of implantable devices are used to treat back pain - those that deliver electrical stimulation to the spinal cord and those that deliver medication to it. (arthritis.org)
- Spinal cord stimulation is believed to decrease the perception of pain by activating nerves in your lower back to block pain signals going to that area. (arthritis.org)
- With Scheuermann's kyphosis, the orthopedist may recommend a brace to help support your back and keep the kyphosis from getting worse as your bones grow. (kidshealth.org)
- A brace can keep kyphosis from getting worse and support a person's back while he or she is growing, but it can't permanently fix kyphosis. (kidshealth.org)
- As it does, legions of new back-pain sufferers, many desperate and even disabled, will seek relief. (newsweek.com)
- For me, it'll be a relief that I made it back," Ammann said. (nypost.com)
- If you're one of some 26 million Americans who live with frequent back pain, relief is likely at the top of your wish list. (webmd.com)
- Exercising when you've got lower back pain might be the last thing you want to do-but it may be your best bet for finding relief. (healthcentral.com)