Lower back pain is the fifth most common reason that people go to the doctor. Studies have suggested that half of working Americans suffer from back pain each year. According to a 2006 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report, an estimated 25 percent of American adults reported that they suffered from back pain for.
After a car accident, workers’ compensation accident or other personal injury matter, many people have recommendations for spinal manipulation and massage. The January issue of Mayo Clinic Women’s HealthSource discusses the uses and benefits of massage and spinal manipulation for reduction of pain and restoration of spinal movement. According to the article, massage can help.