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A 45-year-old female asked:

I have intermittent neck pain that i think stems from a c6 compression fracture that i sustained when i was 21 years old. can this be treated wo meds?

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Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 38 years experience
Of course: If nothing's helping, or medicine phobic patients may want to try some alternative treatments. You can try a yoga, bodywork, osteopathy, neural therapy, acupuncture and cognitive behavior therapy. All these modalities harmless and conservative. Good luck.
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 27 years experience
Agree. I provide acupuncture to lots of folks like you. Take care.
Sep 20, 2014
Last updated Sep 28, 2014


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