Posted by: neo | 2013/07/21

i have a thoracic upper lumber pinched nerve,went for cortisone injection still painful

i have a upper back pain for a long time now and i went for cortisone injection, but still the pain is there i was told i have a pinched nerve.will it get better by time?if so for how long still? only panado help to ease the pain.but when it starts its unbearable help.will the chiropractor help?

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- 2013/08/06

Hello Neo 

I am not qualified to tell you how long you will have the pain - I am sorry.
But what I can tell you is that reflexology will definitely help with pain control - I have had amazing results with people suffering from back/arm or leg pain due to a pinched nerve.

Try find a registered reflexologist - go for at least 4 - 6 treatments and you will see if you find relief.
To look for a registered reflexologist go to ;
Click on find a therapist and find someone near you.

You can also go to a good chiropractor if you know of one :-) 

I hope this has given you a bit more direction to help you with your pain.

Kind regards, 
Stella K

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