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YOUR INNER FISH

Your Aching Back: A Gift from Your Ancient Ancestors

  • Aired: 04/09/2014
  • 02:52
  • Rating: NR
The shape of our backs keeps us balanced when we walk on two legs, but it comes at a cost. Anatomist Bruce Latimer shows how our transition to being exclusively bipedal has led to many common back ailments.
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As Bruce Latimer explains, our evolutionary history has some consequences for our back.
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