What Causes Back Pain During Pregnancy?
Strategies to Prevent and Relieve Back Pain
The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologistss http://www.acog.org
American Pregnancy Association http://www.americanpregnancy.org
Baby Center http://www.babycenter.ca
Women's Health Matters http://www.womenshealthmatters.ca
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- Reviewer: Michael Woods, MD
- Review Date: 06/2015 -
- Update Date: 10/01/2013 -