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I have backache problem please help

Hi... I have back ache and somebody suggested Kerala ayurvedic massage for good relief. Can this really help? Does anybody else got this done anytime and know if this helps?
Asked On : Fri, 2 May 2008
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Acupressure Specialist 's  Response
Magnetotherapy treatment;-
Place south pole of a med. power magnet for half an hour twice a day for10 days and drink magnetic water charged with both pole.however if yu are able to take acupressure and magneyotherapy treatment from a specialist you can get your back pain prob.resolve early.
Answered: Thu, 23 Aug 2012
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Ayurveda Specialist Dr. Ashutosh Thigale's  Response
According to ayurveda, this problem occurs when difformity lies in big intestine,& in vatta dosha.Massage may remove the pain permanantly only if the said pathogenesis is not occured.Today there is strong faith in doing panchakarma & massage,true, Iam not against of it. It helps only in such condition when the pathogenesis i.e. " samprapti" matches with it. Your body needs a correct treatment.
Answered: Thu, 10 Jun 2010
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Occupational Therapist Ishwar Patidar's  Response
ayurvada is good option but with this you should do back strengthnig exercise and apply hot fermentation.
get well soon
Answered: Thu, 23 Aug 2012
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  Anonymous's Response
Kerela ayurvedic massage is good and relaxing no doubt. But for chronic back pain first see a doctor I'd say.
Answered: Mon, 24 Aug 2009
  User's Response
I think so my father in-law goes to one such clinic. He has neck pain and doesn’t get much relief with pain killers and all. So one day someone told him and he went here. He says it is very good and recommends to all friends now.
Answered: Fri, 2 May 2008
  Anonymous's Response
When I was only a soph. in high school I had severe back pain. I was a very active athlete and my coaches told me that physical therapy and or going to the chiropractor would be the best solution. Although physical therapy helped a little, it wasn't enough. I went to the doctor and I had two stress fractures. I had to have surgery. Since your pain killers arent working, maybe you should get it checked out. Only you know how bad your pain is.
Answered: Wed, 12 Aug 2009
  Anonymous's Response
I don't have any experience with Kerala, but I go to a chiropractor to help my back pain. It has helped a LOT!
Answered: Wed, 12 Aug 2009
  Anonymous's Response
Back pain ... i think better you start going for a morning walk... that might surely help!!
Answered: Thu, 13 Aug 2009
  User's Response
hi man,if the back pain persists with cough and fever, U need to consult a physician.This might be a serious problem.
Answered: Wed, 9 Jul 2008
  User's Response
Take medicines like yogaraja guggulu,simhanada guggulu with dashamoolarista.Apply Dhanwantara taila over the affected parts. Undergo therapies like abhyanga,swedana,katibasti. Take lot of vegetables and fruits. Drink plenty of warm water. Keep your bowels clean. Do simple physical exercises and walking.
Answered: Wed, 14 May 2008
  User's Response
What all I know is 90% of back aches are cured by 3 days of complete bed rest and later start with mild exercises and some good pain killers. i hope this is right. The exercise and Do,s and Dont's are to be followed.
Answered: Mon, 19 May 2008
Physical Therapist or Physiotherapist Ritesh Kharnal's  Response
That will help u because it will relief your spasm and relax the muscle
Answered: Fri, 22 Jun 2012
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  Anonymous's Response
I also want the name of the clinic. Can u suggest me the name of the clinic? It would be of great help. Is there any clinic in Indiranagar or Jeevan Beema Nagar? To share with you friends:-I read this article on healthcaremagic itself. It is a good one to read
Answered: Wed, 29 Jul 2009
  User's Response
I tired it when i was in kerala... it was nice & relaxing.
Answered: Thu, 30 Jul 2009
  User's Response
Heat applied to the painful area will provide relief. The heat can help relax the muscle and should be applied 20-30 minutes at a time. Ice and massage may also be helpful.
Answered: Tue, 10 Jun 2008
  Anonymous's Response
Back pain is too bad to have, better you take precautions like excercise and calcium level maintenance and all.
Answered: Wed, 5 Aug 2009
  Anonymous's Response
Kerala massage is definitely good if done by trained staff. I see 2 problems though. One is that everyone claims be a good masseur and get the whole massage experience becomes bad. Another problem is the cost. Indian kerala massage costs around Rs. 1000 or 25 USD. This lasts for 1 hour.Same massage in Thailand (Bangkok and Pattaya) costs around 125 Bahts or 3 USD. So there's a huge price gap. Moreover, I guess Abyangam (full body kerala massage) is not good for people with back pain alone. You shold tell the masseur to give obly back massage for 1 hour. And then you may want to try accupressure as I have seen very very good results with massage combined with accupressure.
Answered: Fri, 7 Aug 2009
  User's Response
hi fred, true if the back pain is persisting with fever and cough for long time, it needs to be investigated properly.It could something serious like tuberculosis.
Answered: Wed, 22 Oct 2008
  User's Response
sir, iam also having back pain while doing work at office, the chair is correct but sitting position is wrong due to setting of table so please kindly give suggestion.
Answered: Mon, 10 Aug 2009
  Anonymous's Response
yes there is a clinic , with very gud treatment i got myself treated for back pain.. now iam completely all right. Dr.shelza ,in jeevan bima nagar.
Answered: Sat, 22 Aug 2009
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