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Lower Back Pain – a Cause of Work-Related Disability Around the World

A study from the University of Sydney finds that lower back pain (LBP) is a significant cause of work-related disability all over the world. LBP affected 26% of the global population in 2010, and varied considerably with age, gender and region. Researchers’ goal was to measure the burden arising from LBP due to occupational exposure […]