Spine manipulation might help with low back pain

A woman sufferes back pain

Spinal manipulation therapy may work as well for easing lower back pain as anti-inflammatory medications, a research review concludes.

Based on data from 15 previously conducted trials involving a total of 1,711 adults, the study team found that spinal manipulation achieved meaningful reductions in pain and improvements in function after six weeks of treatment. The effect on pain was modest, and similar to what other studies have found with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS).

“Most doctors and patients have a good sense of what NSAIDs do – work great in some patients,…

Source – Citizen TV