In Other News:
Back Pain and Surgical Intervention: Is it worth it?
Are you or someone you know seriously considering low back surgery to resolve their pain? Check out this article by NBCnews regarding recent statistics on back surgery and its long-term effectiveness. It helps reinforce the notion that forms of conservative healthcare like chiropractic and physical therapy are good things to try before making the final decision to have surgery.
New Heights and Wildfire Assistance
Last month we wanted to do our part to aid in wildfire relief. Thanks to our loyal patients and their kind referrals, New Heights Chiropractic has donated $100 to the Colorado Red Cross. We couldn’t be more proud!
**Please visit www.helpcoloradonow.org for information on how you can donate.
Back To School
It’s time to get ready for the start of another busy school year, which means lots of homework for students is just around the corner. Backpacks stuffed with heavy books can be tough to transport and lead to significant back pain. Learn more about backpack use and what you can do to help prevent a student from overburdening themselves physically.