Posted by Lisa Raffety on 5th Apr 2017
This week, Harper Collins announced a Sweepstakes with their New York Times Bestselling author Cathryn Jakobson Ramin to promote her new book, “Crooked – Outwitting the Back Pain Industry and Getting on the Road to Recovery”. The book is an investigative look into the $100 billion dollar a year back pain industry written by a fellow back pain sufferer. This exhaustive look at the effectiveness of the treatments available for back pain promises to be an insightful and informative insight into a topic that affects millions of Americans daily.
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It has happened to nearly all of us. You return home from a delicious meal out and are ready for a peaceful night of sleep. You drift off and before you know it, you wake up with a burning pain in your chest and throat that makes it impossible to fall back to sleep. This struggle is all too common [...]
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