Tag: NIH

HSS scientist awarded $6 million in grants for disc degeneration and...

A scientist at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS), Chitra Dahia (New York, USA) has received two National Institutes of Health (NIH) grants totalling $6 million for translational...

NIH recognises back-pain treating mindfulness and epidural stimulation as 2016 research...

The US National Institutes of Health (NIH) have recognised two spine-related studies as research highlights for 2016. Research into the effects of meditation and...

US veterans report more severe back pain than civilians

US veterans experience higher prevalence of pain and more severe pain—including pain—than nonveterans, with young and middle-aged veterans suffering the most, according to a...