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If you have low back pain try these steps first

By: Monique Tello, MD, MPH, Contributing Editor Low back pain, the scourge of mankind: it is the second leading cause of disability here in the United States, and the fourth worldwide. Itís also one of the top five medical problems for which people see doctors. Almost every day that I see patients, I see someone with back pain. Itís one of the top reasons for lost wages due to missed work, as well as…

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