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Lori Stephens, MBA, OTR/L

Keep Your Spine Tuned Up with Body Mechanics

  Body mechanics, biomechanics, proper lifting or safe lifting are all terms that can be used to describe ways to safely handle materials at work and home. Your body and your spine are designed to handle pressure and movement with … Continue reading

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Jason H. Thompson, MD

Smoking and Back Pain

  A study published in the December 2012 issue of the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery reported some interesting results regarding smoking and back pain. Previous research has shown that smoking is associated with a higher risk of surgical … Continue reading

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