Beating Back Pain: Through Conventional and Alternative Methods

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Barron's, 2003 - Health & Fitness - 144 pages
Back pain has many causes, and this book helps readers identify the several factors contributing to their discomfort. More important, it describes ways to alleviate back pain by following simple techniques that can be integrated with everyday living. In cases where more advanced treatment is needed, this book guides readers through the wide range of therapies offered by conventional and alternative medicine. The rapidly growing selection of "Options for Health" titles each present sound advice on health and fitness. Books in this series cover virtually all medical viewpoints, including conventional medicine, holistic healthcare, herbal remedies, new findings from nutritional scientists, and a variety of long-established, widely accepted therapies. Approximately 40 color photos and illustrations in each book.

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About the author (2003)

Dr. Anthony Campbell was a consultant physician at The Royal London Homoeopathic Hospital from 1977, when he introduced medical acupuncture to the hospital, until his recent retirement. He has written several previously published books on back pain and its treatment.

Dr. Len Saputo, General Editor, is a board-certified internist with 30 years of experience practicing in California. As founder and director of the Health Medicine Forum, a non-profit educational foundation, he has pioneered the development of an integrative, holistic, person-centered preventive healthcare model called "Health Medicine".

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