How Long Does Back Pain Last? 10/02/2012Does it seem like you’ve languished with lower back pain, leg pain, neck pain, and/or arm pain ... with no end? Do you wonder why it persists in bothering you for so long? You're not alone! But Fort Wayne back pain sufferers do find relief with our chiropractic care at Cox Chiropractic Medicine Inc. The old statement that if you do nothing for your lower back pain or neck pain it will be gone in 6 weeks. Ever heard that? It’s plainly not true. The reality is that 33% of patients report back pain relief in the first 3 months, but 65% still report pain at one year after onset. A subgroup examination of those patients that continue reporting pain after 1 year shows that 71% still report pain in studies that thought of a total lack of pain as a criterion for recovery versus 57% for studies that used a less strict definition of pain relief. (1) But not patients who are looking for help from Cox Chiropractic Medicine Inc. Our outcomes are usually better! So if your back pain is still aggravating you, it’s time to get ahold of Cox Chiropractic Medicine Inc. Our Fort Wayne chiropractic treatment plan is trustworthy and relieving. Our goal is at least 50% relief of pain in 30 days, and many of our patients find such relief in one or two visits! We will provide home care tips to help you curb your back pain and even prevent its recurrence. It's time to get control of your Fort Wayne back pain. Contact us today!« View All Spine Articles"This information and website content is not intended to diagnose, guarantee results, or recommend specific treatment or activity. It is designed to educate and inform only. Please consult your physician for a thorough examination leading to a diagnosis and well-planned treatment strategy. See more details on the DISCLAIMER page. Content is reviewed by Dr. James M. Cox I."