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AFRAID OF TAKING PAIN MEDICATION? PHYSICAL THERAPY IS THE NATURAL PAIN RELIEF SOLUTION
Pain is one of the most common reasons people seek medical treatment and is something we have all dealt with, or will deal with, at some point in our lives. National surveys have found that chronic pain—which is most commonly defined as pain lasting longer than 3 months—is a major health issue that affects approximately 100 million American adults and costs around $635 billion a year 1,2 . (continued inside)
By Timothy Brown, PT, DPT
INSIDE : • Afraid of Taking Pain Medication?
• Exercise Of The Month • Featured PT
• How PT Reduces Pain Medication Dependency
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