Women's issues: back pain

Back pain can depend on many factors and can occur at any age in life.

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By: Igor Strauss

1 min

Every Friday, we deal with a topic of women's health, in a practical way.

This week we are answering listeners' questions about back pain, the causes of which are multiple: stress, sedentary lifestyle, weight gain, age ...


How to prevent them?

What treatments to relieve pain?

How to keep your back in good shape?

  • Dr Awa Cheikh Mbengue

    , internist, rheumatologist at

    Aristide Le Dantec Hospital

    , and assistant professor at

    Cheikh Anta Diop University

    in Dakar, Senegal.

  • Reportage of

    Charlie Dupiot


    the Palaver feminine


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