Below we will look at some strategies to help.
In a recent study researches looked at treating 3 groups of patients with spinal manipulation (2).
1) received ‘fake’ spinal manipulation for 12 treatments
2) received spinal manipulation for 12 treatments
3) received spinal manipulation for 12 treatments and fortnightly visits of spinal manipulation for the next 9 months
Group 1 reported no relief from treatments
Groups 2 & 3 reported significant relief
Further research has determined spinal manipulation and adjustments to be safe and a successful way of treating chronic low back pain (3),
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