Physiotherapy is the proper treatment for back pain

 

4h4 hours ago

Low back pain is the top cause of disability globally, yet most people are getting the wrong treatments for it, a new survey shows.

Despite guidelines from top medical groups, studies and recommendations, doctors still tend to prescribe pain pills to people with back pain instead of physical therapy and exercise, which work better, according to the reports in the Lancet medical journal.Hin255 / Getty Images/iStockphoto
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Alcohol was implicated in one in three deaths and alcohol alone was responsible for 16% of deaths in 2016

 

althResearchBoard @hrbireland 22 hours ago

Alcohol was implicated in one in three deaths and alcohol alone was responsible for 16% of deaths in 2016 according to the latest drug-related deaths data from