News Tips & Features

Yoga, Physical Therapy or Education for Chronic Low Back Pain. Which is better?

April 23, 2018

Yoga, Physical Therapy or Education for Chronic Low Back Pain. Which is better?

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

Spine Community News: Chronic low back (CLBP) affects approximately 10% of U.S. adults.  Recent clinical guidelines have recommended the use […]

View full entry

Tags: News Tips and Features


The Lancet Symposium: Scientific journal publishes 3 papers on Low Back Pain

April 18, 2018

The Lancet Symposium: Scientific journal publishes 3 papers on Low Back Pain

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

Spine Community News: The medical science journal, The Lancet, published 3 papers and an editorial about the importance of low […]

View full entry

Tags: News Tips and Features


Weekend Warriors and Risk of Spinal Injury-Tips on Protecting the Back

April 16, 2018

Weekend Warriors and Risk of Spinal Injury-Tips on Protecting the Back

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

Spine Community News:  Spring is here…finally! Every year, we welcome the arrival of mild weather and look forward to the […]

View full entry

Tags: News Tips and Features


The Delayed Diagnosis of Spondyloarthritis

April 4, 2018

The Delayed Diagnosis of Spondyloarthritis

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

You see them from the corner of your eye, standing with a kyphosis in the waiting room. They are filling […]

View full entry

Tags: News Tips and Features


What Causes Upper Back Pain and What to do About it

March 27, 2018

What Causes Upper Back Pain and What to do About it

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

Spine Community News: With low back pain afflicting 8 of 10 Americans at some point in their lives, some of […]

View full entry

Tags: News Tips and Features


Care Mapping Study Initiated for Ankylosing Spondylitis by TheSpineCommunity

March 14, 2018

Care Mapping Study Initiated for Ankylosing Spondylitis by TheSpineCommunity

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

Care Mapping Study Initiated for Ankylosing Spondylitis by TheSpineCommunity TheSpineCommunity has initiated an online research survey for individuals with Ankylosing […]

View full entry

Tags: News Tips and Features


Hug Your Rheumatologist: The Shortage is Comming

March 14, 2018

Hug Your Rheumatologist: The Shortage is Comming

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

Spine Community News: As advances are made in medical therapy for rheumatic disease, will there be rheumatologists available to prescribe […]

View full entry

Tags: News Tips and Features, physician shortage, rheumatologist


Biologics Offer Relief for People with Psoriasis

March 8, 2018

Biologics Offer Relief for People with Psoriasis

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

New medications are giving patients more effective methods of reducing symptoms of psoriasis By Heather Stringer Vickie Wilkerson was working […]

View full entry

Tags: News Tips and Features, ps, psoriasis


Insights into Rheumatoid Arthritis

March 8, 2018

Insights into Rheumatoid Arthritis

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

What a diagnosis really means and how advances in treatment, research, and support are changing the outlook for RA for […]

View full entry

Tags: News Tips and Features


Dietary Supplements: Marketing and Reality

March 5, 2018

Dietary Supplements: Marketing and Reality

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

By Sharon Reynolds On the grocery-store shelf, a bottle of turmeric capsules states that the product “promotes the body’s natural […]

View full entry

Tags: News Tips and Features


CONDITIONS OF THE GI TRACT