31 MILLION - The number of people that have back pain right now
#1 CAUSE - of disability for workers under the age of 45… 167 more words
Tags » Spinal Manipulation
Many chiropractic treatment techniques are available for use by chiropractors. They primarily specialize in manual and manipulative therapies with an emphasis on spinal manipulation. The medicinal use of spinal manipulation can be traced back over 3000 years to ancient Chinese writings.
Courtesy By: Dr. Peter Ferraro
"We can tell where it hurts, but can we tell where the pain is coming from or where we should manipulate?"
Hot off the press commentary in Chiropractic and Manual Therapies highlighting the challenges we (we = chiropractors, physiotherapists, osteopaths, GPs, orthopaedic and neuro-surgeons and any other healthcare professionals who manage neck/back pain) still face in the diagnosis and management of “non-specific” spinal pain.