Mar 26, 2010
One-half of all Americans complain of having back pain each year, according to the American Chiropractic Association, and back pain is the top reason that people miss work. Dr. Purnendu Gupta, the director of the University of Chicago Spine Center at Weiss Memorial Hospital, says if the pain is
severe, or if you feel incapacitated and can’t get around, you should seek treatment. See page 9 in the Tribune's Brain-Spine booklet.
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