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Some Jobs Really Are a Pain in the Back

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - More than 200,000. That's the number of nonfatal occupational back injuries -- 217,666, to be precise -- that resulted in lost workdays in just one year, according to the most recent annual data compiled by the U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics. That's more than the number of work-related head, neck, arm and foot injuries...

Save Now With Proven High-Efficiency Gas Wall-Hung Boiler

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - With the memory of last winter's harsh heating bills still vivid, North American property owners would do well to embrace proven cost-saving energy efficiency and conservation practices. Space and water heating can consume up to 80 percent of a home's energy use, notably in northern climates. So, a high-efficiency combination space...

Is Faith Really a Good Thing?

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - Turn on the TV, go online or stream music, and it may seem like there is no place for faith in our culture. People -- especially young people -- will share just about any detail of their personal lives, except when it comes to their faith. Many are reluctant or even embarrassed to share how their faith makes them who they are....

Straighten Up if You Want to Help Avoid Back Problems

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - Remember how mom always reminded you about your posture? Turns out she was right. Years of poor posture, we now know, puts undue pressure on the spine and supporting muscles and ligaments that can result in everything from back pain to muscle strain to degenerative arthritis. And many of us make things worse on a daily basis. How...