Know your treatment options…

There are the doctors who overprescribe an invasive back-pain therapy that, in studies, has not proved useful for many of the patients who get it. And there are the patients, living in an increasingly medicalized society, who want a quick fix for life’s aches and pains. – NY Times article, “Steroids and Back Pain”

An important component of Nimmo’s purpose is to make sure that patients are informed about medical treatments and how their choies affect their bodies. While we do believe that holisitc, natural remedies are the best, we agree that there is a place for a controlled prescription drug therapies. However, YOU NEED to have the information to make an informed choice – this is your body, your health.

Even if your first choice isn’t a Nimmo therapy, make sure you are informing yourself about your decisions. You only get one body…treat it right!

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/18/sunday-review/steroids-and-back-pain-an-uneasy-match.html?pagewanted=all

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