Acupuncture for Pain?

back acupuncture therapy

Looking for pain relief? You might just find it among the dozens of available alternative pain treatments. While the term may conjure up thoughts of new and unproven remedies among some, acupuncture has a track record of helping people for literally thousands of years. Some in the traditional medical community seem to … Read More

Filed Under: Acupuncture, Back Pain, Video
Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,

A Rare Case of Upper Back Surgery

Upper back surgery made the news earlier this year when U.S. Senator Blanche Lincoln underwent a procedure to remove part of a herniated disc which was pinching a nerve in her back. What is particularly interesting about this surgery, beside the fact it was on a sitting U.S. Senator, is how uncommon the need for upper back s … Read More

Filed Under: Back Surgery
Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,

Home Spinal Decompression: Seated Inversion Therapy vs. Back Ease

With back pain affecting millions of adults each year, it has become increasingly important to seek out alternative forms of pain treatment. This is particularly true of those suffering from sciatica and chronic back pain because it inhibits their ability to lead a normal and active life. Since a major source of back pain … Read More

Filed Under: Inversion Therapy
Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,

Is Chiropractic all It’s “Cracked” Up to Be?

Was chiropractic care your first thought when you hurt your back? It should have been. They have virtually every modality and treatment option available to them. But what do they really do? Cracking the back, neck, hips, or virtually any joint has been and always will be the bread and butter of the chiropractor - and f … Read More

Filed Under: Chiropractic Care
Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,

Back Pain, Muscle Imbalances — Proven Solutions

Lessons Learned from Mr. Angry Cynic I wanted to take a moment here in today's email to share with you an email I received last week from a reader, along with my reply to it... I think you should find this very valuable. Ok, here's his email: "Congratulations!! Yet another ingenious way coined to make money from sick peopl … Read More

Filed Under: Muscle Balance Therapy
Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,

Inversion therapy got rid of my sciatica pains!

True Life Success Stories From The Back Pain Sufferers Who Lived Them... "My pain was intolerable, but the first time I tried inversion my pain almost completely disappeared!" "In May, I herniated the L5-S1 disc. My doctor recommended drugs and pain management, but the meds made me sick and I had a several week wait to go … Read More

Filed Under: Inversion Therapy
Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,

The Art of Holistic Healing How to be Part of the Process

There are two major things to keep in mind when looking into alternative wellness programs. First, alternative therapies are an art form, not a science. Second, to be most effective, all holistic wellness programs demand the daily involvement of the person in need of the care. Alternative therapies are an art because, unli … Read More

Filed Under: Mind Body
Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,

How Muscle Imbalances Cause Back Pain…And How To Get LASTING Relief

When it comes to back pain, knowledge is power. Our mission here at the Healthy Back Institute is to help you learn all you can about your particular condition because we know that informed people get better care and faster results. The more you know, the more you can be in control of your own treatment, and Muscle Balance … Read More

Filed Under: Muscle Balance Therapy
Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,

Post Back Surgery Pain? You are not alone…

While working with the Healthy Back Institute, I have talked to thousands of back pain suffers who have undergone some form of surgery. They are shocked to learn afterward that most spinal surgeries typically fail three to five years later. By "fail," I mean that you find yourself in pain once again. In fact, these ope … Read More

Filed Under: Back Surgery
Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,

Post Back Surgery Pain? You’re not alone…

While working with the Healthy Back Institute, I have talked to thousands of back pain suffers who have undergone some form of surgery. They are shocked to learn afterward that most spinal surgeries typically fail three to five years later. By "fail," I mean that you find yourself in pain once again. In fact, these ope … Read More

Filed Under: Back Surgery
Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,