How Industrial Workers Can Treat and Prevent Back Pain?

There are many jobs that require handling, lifting, pushing and carrying heavy items. Industrial workers or labour at cargo ships, hospitals, factories, construction and many other industries handle weight every day. Frequent weightlifting practise can result in musculoskeletal injuries i.e. strains and sprains, spasm of back muscles and many other types of disorders including sciatic…

How To Help Your Back This Winter

Human body is blessed with the intrinsic ability to adjust with the changing climate but within its capacity. There are chances that you may get some health-related issues or back problems, especially you had been affected by a backache earlier in your life too. Back Problems Obsereved in Winter Winter may trigger the following back…

Safe Lifting and Material Handling Tips To Avoid Back Injury

Manual handling of loads is the practice carried out by workers during putting, lifting, holding, moving, pushing, or pulling a load. Mechanical handling of loads affect the health of workers and can cause musculoskeletal system disorders, e.g. low back pain because the extra strain is experienced by body muscles and bones and the natural resonant…

Back Muscle Strength – Flexibility and Mobility

Force applied by muscles produces stress on them. A stress is a force or load that is applied to a body, segment, or muscle. Stress may occur as compression, distraction, shear, torsional, bending, twisting, or any combination. When a muscle get stressed, its connective tissue resist. The muscle and their connective tissue resist these stresses…

OSTEOPOROSIS

Osteoporosis is a bone disease that occurs when the body loses too much bone, makes too little bone, or both. As a result, bones become weak and may break from a fall. Osteoporosis means “porous bone.”  Osteoporotic bones have lost density or mass and contain abnormal tissue structure. As bones become less dense, they weaken…