The hard truth about back pain: don’t rely on narcotics, scans or quick fix | Ann Robinson

Most treatment is wasteful, wanton and incorrect, tells the Lancet. The key is to try to keep walking and run, says the GP Ann Robinson Back pain is the biggest cause of disability globally, and most of us will have at least one nasty bout of it. But treatment is often wasteful, wanton and incorrect,according…

Trump’s outlook going from bad to worse

( CNN) As the White House scans Washington for a bounce-back win after the Obamacare imbroglio, the political forecast is promising only heavy weather. An unappetizing listing of looming congressional showdowns, complex, months-long legislative challenges and intractable threats to President Donald Trump’s standing threaten to build the failed health care move look like a small…

Vancouver chiropractor resigns from college board over anti-vaccine … – CBC.ca

CBC.ca Vancouver chiropractor resigns from college board over anti-vaccine …CBC.caThe College of Chiropractors of B.C. says it is now looking for an independent investigator to look into the actions of Vancouver chiropractor Avtar Jassal.Statement from the Registrar of the College of Chiropractors of BC regarding Vaccination and ImmunizationBenzinga all 2 news articles » Read more: www.cbc.ca

Alternative treatments for new patients with chronic pain helping with opioid decline – WV News

WV News Alternative treatments for new patients with chronic pain helping with opioid declineWV News“We offer an integrated pain center with all kinds of treatment under one roof — chiropractors, counselors, physical therapists and massage therapists who we can use in place of pain pills.” advertisement. The new law mandating the insurance co-pay is ……

Bikram yoga founder ordered to pay $924,500 in sexual harassment trial

Los Angeles jury orders Bikram Choudhury to pay an lawyer compensatory damages after detecting he had subjected her to harassment and retaliation The founder of a popular hot yoga method was ordered to pay more than $900,000 to a lawyer who said she was fired for investigating allegations of sexual harassment against the guru. A…

M& S drops cauliflower ‘steak’ amid ridicule from customers

Costing double the price of a whole vegetable and shrouded in layers of plastic, clean feeing product fails to make the cut Marks& Spencer has withdrawn its” cauliflower steak” product from sale after it was ridiculed by customers for its “excessive” plastic packaging and inflated price. The sliced cauliflower, which comes in plastic packaging with…

Alternative medication therapy put four-year-old boy in A& E – BBC News

Image copyright Thinkstock The plight of a four-year-old boy who nearly succumbed after his parents dedicated him 12 alternative medications has inspired physicians to warn against the treatments. Doctors at Newham Hospital in east London said the parents were “devastated” that their good intentions had stimulated him so unwell. The boy took a dozen supplements…