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Resource Guide for Low Back Pain and Sciatica

RESOURCES

Address:
9400 West Higgins Road
Rosemont, Illinois 60018
Phone:
1-847-823-7186
Internet address:
http://orthoinfo.org
Description of services provided:
This website provides information about back care, exercises to strengthen the back and abdomen, proper lifting techniques, and back surgery.

RESOURCES

Address:
5550 Meadowbrook Drive
Rolling Meadows, IL 60008
Phone:
1-847-378-0500
1-888-566-2267
Internet address:
http://www.aans.org
Description of services provided:
This website provides information about back care and back surgery.

RESOURCES

Address:
1 AMS Circle
Bethesda, MD 20892-3675
Phone:
301-495-4484
1-877-226-4267
Description of services provided:
This NIH government site provides access to clinical trials, online information on a variety of medical conditions, paper publications that can be ordered, and scientific developments.

RESOURCES

Address:
PO Box 850
Rocklin, CA 95677
Phone:
1-800-533-3231
Internet address:
http://theacpa.org
Description of services provided:
With a mission to educate and increase awareness about chronic pain, this organization provides top new stories and feature articles. Major topics include strategies to manage chronic pain, a support group called "growing pains," resources, video clips from the ACPA's series "Pathways Through Pain," and frequently asked questions. Professionals and caretakers will also find helpful information on this website.

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