Tag: history

Researchers trace the history behind JFK’s four spine surgeries

US President John Fitzgerald Kennedy (JFK)—the second-youngest man to hold the position in history—is not known for his ill-health. However, the president was faced...

Modern spinal structure established millions of years earlier than previously thought

Analysis of a 3.3 million-year-old fossil skeleton has revealed the most complete spinal column of any early human relative, including vertebrae, neck and rib...