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Marrow cells switch jobs to repair bones

After an injury, mature bone marrow stromal cells morph to perform in ways similar to their bone-healing stem cell cousins, according to new research in mice.

Swallowing difficulty may be caused by spinal disease, says study by Hong Kong Chiropractors

A stiff neck or difficulties swallowing could be caused by spinal degeneration, a new study suggests.

Lower back pain doubles risk for recurrent falls in knee osteoarthritis

Patients with knee osteoarthritis who experience any lower back pain have a 2.7-times greater risk for recurrent falls, according to data published in Arthritis Care & Research.
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Snow shovelling: Healthy exercise or deadly activity?

What sets snow shovelling apart from other activities is it’s done in the cold weather. It takes our body longer to warm up. Being exposed to cold weather causes our arteries to constrict at a time when we want them to open to allow more blood flow to our heart and working muscles. This can lead to higher blood pressure and poor blood flow to resulting in greater work for the heart. Indeed, colder weather puts us at greater risk for heart attacks and stroke. » Read more...

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