Monthly Archives: August 2018


A recent report by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, a federal organization, found that in 2007, 27 million adults reported back problems with $30.3 billion spent on treatments to ease the pain. While some of that money was spent on physical therapy, chiropractic visits, injections, and other less invasive procedures (the study did… Read More »

THE TREATMENT OF PAIN ( a 3-part series)

PART 1: Conventional treatments: Drugs Pain is a global problem. Over 1.5 billion people worldwide have chronic pain in one form or another. Nearly one third of Americans suffer from chronic pain. In Europe one in every five people said they have moderate or severe chronic pain. The 3 most common sources of pain are… Read More »