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Heat Wrap May Help Back Pain

Workers in Study Reported Less Low Back Pain After Using Heat Wraps

Other Approaches for Pain Relief continued...

Likewise, many other treatments, from massage to acupuncture, may help control back pain. But no single treatment has been shown to heal an injured back quicker, he says.

"Nobody has been able to prove that a specific treatment makes you better quicker, because most people get better anyway within 60 days," Loeser says. "You can't beat nature."

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