Alternative Treatment For Back Pain

Back pain is one such problem that you cannot really avoid. People leading a sedentary lifestyle or people who are really unfit suffer from this problem the most. Also, there are several other reasons, such as physical injuries or inflammation, which lead to back pain.

The treatment of back pain is really very tough. However, there are several effective natural therapies to cure back pain. Acupuncture Melbourne is one of such natural remedial techniques that have its root in the Traditional Chinese Medication practices. This technique involves the stimulation of specific points using needles. In this process, a well trained practitioner inserts the needles carefully into specific points in the body, and the needles stay in for a short period of time. It is proven to be more effective for healing back pain. Between the patients, who suffer from back pain, and those patients who receive the treatment, there lies a huge difference as the patients receiving this treatment have less pain than those who go for conventional treatments.

Acupressure:

Acupressure is slightly different from the above stated treatment. The only difference is that, in this technique, thumbs, fingers and elbows are used to stimulate those specific points.

Massage:

The other natural way to cure your back pain is getting a therapeutic massage by a Professional chiropractor. Massage on your back and around the area helps you get rid of your back pain by improving blood circulation in the injured tissues. Remedial massage relaxes your muscles and reduces your back pain. But regular massage is recommended for achieving best results. If you go for one session of remedial massage, your pain would not be cured permanently. To get more effective and long lasting result out of the therapeutic massage, it is recommended to get it done at least twice a week. To read more about these therapies plus myotherapy please visit http://www.cityhealthmelbourne.com.au/our-services/myotherapy/

Other remedies:

There are some other herbal remedies that help in curing lower back pain. Capsaicin cream is one such herbal cream that can give you surprising result if applied properly. Then there is Devil’s Claw which comes from South Africa, it is available in capsules also and can cure the choric back pain. If you don’t want to take aspirin, there is something called the White Willow Bark which also is an alternative of aspirin, and it can give you the same relief from your back pain. However, before going for any of these remedies, always consult with your doctor and ask for his recommendation first.