Back Pain

Chronic Back Pain – $50 BILLION, Really?!

Got Back Pain? You’ve got plenty of company! Take a wild guess on how much people in this country spend on low back pain. Are you ready for an eye opener? It is estimated that billions of dollars – every year – $50 BILLION to be exact –is spent by people in the United States. And that’s just for low ... Read More »

Chronic Back Pain – Part 2 – DON’T WAIT!

If you do just one thing about back pain, do not play the “waiting game”.   Here is why: … if you ignore your chronic back pain for too long, available treatment options may decrease, and, depending on the severity of your back pain, it may potentially force you into surgery. This is rarely a desired pain relief solution … and ... Read More »

Chronic Back Pain – Part 4 – Pain Conditions

Sciatica, SI Joint Dysfunction, Muscle Sprains and Strains are some of the more common reasons for chronic back pain. There are numerous other low back conditions and diseases. In Part 4 of this Low Back Pain series, we’ll take a look at several of the more common problems/diseases that lead to low back issues and chronic back pain. Some diseases, like ... Read More »

Chronic Back Pain – Part 5 – Treatment/Therapy Options

So – what can you do to get rid of or reduce your chronic pain? Do you know all of your options? Well, there are many options, from seeing your primary doctor to seeing an acupuncturist to physical therapy, surgery to pecialized nutritional programs, and everything else in between As a Licensed Massage Therapist (LMT), diagnosing anything is not in ... Read More »