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Seeking Help for Back Pain

  1. Acupuncture

    Acupuncture is the practice of puncturing the skin with needles at certain anatomical points in the body to relieve specific symptoms associated with many diseases.

  2. Chiropractic Medicine

    Chiropractic medicine is based on the relationship between the alignment of the spine and the function of the body and the belief that the body can heal itself.

  3. Chronic Pain

    Chronic pain is longstanding pain that persists beyond the usual recovery period or occurs along with a chronic health condition, such as arthritis.

  4. Coping with Chronic Pain

    Effective pain treatments are available. You can also take steps yourself to ease ongoing discomfort.

  5. Living With a Chronic Health Condition

    Learning about your condition and doing your best to manage it can help you live a less fearful and more expansive life.

  6. Massage Therapy for Back Pain

    More than half of American adults seek medical treatment for back pain at some point in their lives.

  7. There's Hope for Sciatica

    Sciatica is often painful but rarely causes serious or permanent damage.

  8. Weighing the Risks, Benefits of Back Surgery

    The reasons for back surgery typically vary with a patient's age.