Not Just a Luxury – Massage for Back Pain

Heidi Moon  |  Posted: Thursday, October 19th, 2017

In spite of the exploding opioid crisis, so many of us still think of massage as a pampering luxury. A new study published this year from Indiana University is trying to change that. The study followed a range of individuals from different backgrounds, ages, health categories, etc, as they received massage therapy from regular spas in their community.

Their finding: Real-world massage therapy to be an effective treatment for chronic low back pain, researchers found in a first study of its kind.

Read the full study here.

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