Feb 272013
 

The fact that a majority of Americans experience back pain at some point in their lives is small consolation when the statistic with back pain is you. Back pain typically begins with a movement in your torso that doesn’t go quite right: lifting a child into the car seat, bending over to pick something up, twisting to deliver a powerful forehand during tennis play. For some reason, your back protests, and there you are, lying on the ground in pain.

Should you see a doctor or yoga trainer?
Consult a physician about your back pain if:

1) It is accompanied by high fever, which may indicate an infection;

2) You have numbness in your pelvis, extreme weakness in your leg, or problems controlling your bladder or bowel-signs of a severely pinched nerve; Continue reading »

Style Tips is jam-packed with pointers on how to work your winter wardrobe

Style Tips is jam-packed with pointers on how to work your winter wardrobe

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Time management improves quality of life

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