Matius Wau was born in 1980 in Hiliamaetaniha a village on the island of Nias which lies off the west coast of Sumatra. Matius is the second of four siblings born to poor rubber farmers. His parents struggled to put him through school to junior high level, but were unable to afford to pay for him to..READ MORE
By Richard Williiams, Orthopaedic Surgeon
From the perspective of the orthopaedic spinal surgeon, recent history in the management of low back pain has, if anything, led us to be more inclined toward non-surgical treatment alternatives.
What has become obvious over time is that careful pat..READ MORE
Approximately 21 million visits were made to physicians' offices due to back problems in 2006. While countless adults experience back pain and stiffness, many suffer from serious spine and back conditions –including injury, herniated discs and the deterioration of the vertebrae. Three new stud..READ MORE