Discs don’t “hurt”

Explain Pain Book CoverJust heard an amazing lecture by Dr. Lorimer Moseley at the APTA Combined Sections Meeting in San Diego.  “Explain Pain” is a book written by Dr. Moseley and Dr. David Butler (Mobilization of the Nervous System) for chronic pain patients that explains the concept of pain as a perception in our brains.  They also call spinal discs “living active force transducers” to help people get away from the concept of a “slipped disc” that doesn’t happen!  Very interesting work!

Read more at:   http://noinotes.blogspot.com/ or listen to David Butler’s podcast “explain pain” here… Scroll down to the bottom of the page to get the mp3 file for free!

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