Suicide Often Leaves Mental, Physical Woes in Surviving Spouse
Rates of PTSD and depression are higher, but so too are liver problems and back pain, study finds
Drug No Better Than Placebo for Lower Back, Leg Pain
Pregabalin, commonly known as Lyrica, didn't help patients with acute sciatica in study
Tattoo Artists Risk Serious Pain in the Neck
Backaches, headaches and eye strain also go with the job but can be prevented, researchers say
Steroid Shots Offer No Long-Term Relief for Low-Back Pain
Pain reduction aimed at reducing disc inflammation doesn't last, study finds
Your Guide to A Healthy Back and Neck
Back and Neck Basics
A healthy spine supports the body and a healthy neck supports the head, allowing you to move freely and without pain.
Keeping Your Back Healthy
You can keep your back in good shape through regular exercise, weight management and proper lifting techniques.
Preventing, Treating Neck Pain
Even if your neck pain is caused by an injury or a worsening condition, you can take steps to provide relief.
Dealing With Back Pain
Back pain can range from dull to severe, but most cases of back pain go away on their own.
Back Pain and Pregnancy
As your body prepares for childbirth, hormones cause pelvic muscles, ligaments and joints to loosen. This can lead to pain.
True or false: If you don't get enough calcium in your diet, your body will take the calcium it needs from your bones.
Osteoporosis is a disease that thins and weakens a person's bones, making them less dense and more fragile.
Back Care Quiz
Back pain is a common complaint, but how serious is it? Take this quiz and see how much you know about back care.