Back pain relief – Cannock – Tamworth

Back pain is very common and according to research 8 out of 10 people can suffer with it. It places limitations on everyday living and for some people it can be debilitating.

Standing or sitting for long periods or lifting heavy objects are examples of what may affect the body’s posture.

Back pain can affect anyone at any time. It is the UK’s leading cause of disability and one of the main reasons for work-related sickness absence.

There are different types of back pain, such as, lumbago, (low back pain), slipped disc, ankylosing spondylitis,  shoulder pain, neck pain.  These types of conditions can be caused by repetitive strain, stress or injury.

Acupuncture can help in many ways:-

  • Providing pain relief
  • Reducing inflammation
  • Improving muscle stiffness and joint mobility .
  • Reducing the use of medication.
  • Provide a more cost-effective treatment over a longer period of time.
  • Improve the outcome when added to conventional treatments such as rehabilitation exercises.

The National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (N.I.C.E), the NHS regulators, recommend acupuncture as a first line treatment for persistent, non-specific low back pain relief.

If you would like to discuss the pain that you are experiencing then please call 07867 622 406, alternatively you can click the link below which will direct you to my contact form which, once completed allows us to communicate via email.