The vibrating belt that banishes back pain

The vibrating belt that banishes back pain and tells you to sit up straightLumbago or lower back pain affects 80% of peopleNew Lumbia works to stop sufferers slouching Hoped it will be available across Europe by in 2014 By Rachel Reilly PUBLISHED: 14:52 GMT, 24 April 2013 | UPDATED: 19:01 GMT, 24 April 2013 A vibrating belt could help eliminate lumbago or lower back pain The Lumbia belt aims to remedy lumbago and, in particular, to prevent the need for surgery.

Statins taken to lower cholesterol "could help to kill aggressive tumours" in cancer patients

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Metal implant to fix a worn-out jaw joint: The breakthrough to give you your bite back

Metal implant to fix a worn-out jaw joint: The breakthrough to give you your bite back | UPDATED: 02:23 GMT, 25 September 2012 It’s not only knee and hip joints that surgeons can replace — music teacher Lauren Reed, 33, from Walthamstow, East London, had a pioneering procedure to give her a replacement jaw THE PATIENT 'My jaw would pop out of its socket several times a day,' said Lauren Reed From my earliest memories, my jaw has been a real problem.

Thousands wrongly diagnosed with shin splints are "left in pain and without proper treatment"

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How I beat the slump with a vibrating posture suit: The 6K "Robocop" device that"s solving back problems

How I beat the slump with a vibrating posture suit: The 6K 'Robocop' device that's solving back problems | UPDATED: 00:08 GMT, 25 March 2012 Eifion Rees in the posture suit There are straps made from wetsuit fabric fastened around my arms, torso and head.