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Back pain affects nearly half of well-functioning, highly active older adults

Back pain affects nearly half of well-functioning, highly active older adults

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In a Journal of the American Geriatrics Society study, many well-functioning and highly active older adults experienced back pain, which was linked with poorer perceived and observed walking endurance.

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