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What causes lower back pain, and why does it sometimes seem to radiate to other parts of the back and hip area?

We turned to Peter Whang, M.D., spine expert at the Yale School of Medicine Department of Orthopaedics. He writes: “Low back pain is, unfortunately, a ubiquitous problem in our society. Approximately 80% of individuals will have an episode of low … Continue reading

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