A number of complementary and alternative treatments are used to relieve back pain. Complementary means it is used together with conventional medicine. Alternative means it is done in place of conventional medicine.
Acupuncture is now a common alternative treatment for certain kinds of pain. It involves inserting small needles or exerting pressure on certain "energy" points in the body. When the pins have been placed successfully, the patient is supposed to experience...Read more
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Did you know that approximately one-fourth of adults in the United States experience back pain at least once during a three-month time... Read more »
Some time ago there was a post entitled "Why Choose a Women's Health Physical Therapist?" There were many reasons listed for this and I... Read more »
With the ever increasing number of people living with chronic pain, it still appears that those who have chronic pain aren't always taken seriously... Read more »