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February 15, 2020 - Issue 4933


Special Report: A Plastic Tide

Special Report: A Plastic Tide

February 15, 2020

There's a crisis brewing, and it's enough to shock even the most ardent environmentalist. Some of the worst offenders are simple items we use daily. See how you could make a difference by saying 'no.' These 12 strategies can go a long way toward helping to thwart this catastrophe.

Study Sheds Light on Common Cause of Back Pain

Study Sheds Light on Common Cause of Back Pain

February 15, 2020

Research suggests cells called osteoclasts create a 'Swiss cheese-like' bony structure in your spine where soft cartilage should be. The spaces provide room for pain-sensing nerves to penetrate the area and could be responsible for unexplained low back pain.