Back Pain

Posted on March 9, 2011

Back pain is a common condition in Western culture that often results from sedentary lifestyles poor ergonomics, chronic inflammation and stress. Acupuncture, herbal medicine, and tuina and very effective in treatment of chronic and acute lower back pain.

Lower Back Pain

Posted on September 9, 2010

Degenerative disc disease is a misnomer. It is neither degenerative nor a disease. The term “degenerative” is confusing, because it refers to the disc and not the symptoms. It was not meant to imply that the condition will get worse — though it often does. It is a condition produced by a damaged disc that may (but likely does not) produce pain.