back pain http://ripr.org en Preventing holiday back pain http://ripr.org/post/preventing-holiday-back-pain <p>If you’re feeling a bit of back pain this holiday season, one University of Rhode Island professor says a few changes in habits and a bit of mindfulness can help.<br>If you’re planning to spend a day at the mall, returning gifts maybe, URI physical therapist John McLinden says make sure you’re wearing the right shoes. The wrong shoes … ones that don’t provide arch support … can wreak havoc from tip to toe.</p><p></p> Thu, 27 Dec 2012 14:53:10 +0000 Catherine Welch 4412 at http://ripr.org