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Why Use Physiotherapy to Treat Back Pain

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Physiotherapy dates back to the ancient times but the modern practice of this allied medical care started in the 1920s. It is used to address conditions like recurring pain, musculoskeletal disorders, and movement disorders. The health care professional who is trained in this field of endeavour is known as a physiotherapist or a physical therapist.

Nowadays, the services of physiotherapists are widely sought by a large number of people who suffer from a wide variety of afflictions. The most common of which is back ache. It used to be that when an individual has backache, he goes directly to a doctor. At present, he has another option and that is to engage the assistance of a physical therapist. Read more…

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Physiotherapy and Back Exercises

The cost of low back pain to society is very great, with high financial costs in terms of lost income, lost production and time off work and the costs of medical and physiotherapy and other treatments. This is apart from the personal consequences of the loss of one’s work or job role, loss of the ability to do normal activities and the pain itself. Many back pain treatments have been developed, most of which do not have high levels of effectiveness, and much is down to self management. An exercise programme has been shown to be an important aspect of this and this includes stability work, gym or aerobic exercise and lumbar and pelvic ranges of movement.

Joint ranges of movement are not obvious to most of us but are vital to our ability to perform day to day activities. The shoulder is an important example of a highly functional joint which allows us to place our hands in front of our vision so we can perform precise actions. To do this it has a very large range of movement, allowing us to put our arms behind the back, behind the neck and right above the head. A joint can change due to illness or injury with various effects from loss of joint movement, looseness of the ligaments or damage to the joint surfaces themselves. Read more…

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Types of Physiotherapy That Help Low Back Pain

Latest physiotherapy treatment such as low level laser therapy (LLLT), microcurrent electrical stimulation (MET), spinal decompression therapy (DTS) is a medical breakthrough to help millions of people to conqueur their lower back pain

Low back pain affects about 80% of the Singapore population that they may suffer from it at some time in their lives. It is one of the most common reasons people visit the doctor. For many, the trouble is more than a passing incident; they need physiotherapy, also known as physical therapy. Read more…

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A Significant Breakthrough in Physiotherapy Treatment for Back Pain in Singapore

At lastâ?¦ A challenge to all back pain sufferers in Singapore who think that it is impossible to cure back pain! Here is an advanced physical therapy treatment that the physiotherapists in The Pain Relief Practice are helping many devastated back pain sufferers reduced their pain and avoid a back surgery.
Thanks to this new physical therapy technology called ‘Non Surgical Spinal Decompression Therapy’, which is another alternative to medications, surgery, physiotherapy, chiropractor, acupuncturists, and osteopathy if all failed.

Back pain sometimes disappears away in the short run and come back to you again. Research shows that back pain doesnâ??t magically disappear if you ignore it and 50% of these pains will haunt you again. Once youâ??ve had an attack of low back pain, thereâ??s a good chance the problem will return â?? usually worse than ever â?? unless you do something about it. Read more…

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Physiotherapy for Back Pain

Back pain almost all of us are familiar with this term. In fact with not only this term but the pain as well; back pain or the pain of the back bone is a condition almost all of us suffer from in some part of our life especially older age but no doubt now-a-days the infirmity has been found in younger ones also. Normally due to negligence or sometimes considering this disease part of routine and petty patients often suffer from greater pain later.

Physiotherapy to help your Back Pain
How to get rid of this ruffian? The answer to this question is one word i.e. physiotherapy. Physiotherapy has been found effective against this disease. Actually what a physiotherapist does is the prescription of repetitive exercises of the affected area to relieve the patient from pain and gradually complete recovery is achieved. Read more…

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