LONG BEACH, CA--(Marketwire - Oct 6, 2011) - Human Touch®, the U.S. market leader of innovative massage chairs, Perfect Chair® recliners, and other wellness solutions, is recognizing National Chiropractic Health Month throughout October to raise awareness about the importance of chiropractic health and how to both treat and prevent common neck and back problems. Experts estimate that as many as 80% of the population will experience a back problem at some time in their lives. (Source: American Chiropractic Association)
Throughout the month, Human Touch® and its esteemed Wellness Council members, which include well-respected doctors of chiropractic, naturopathy and Asian medicine, aroma-herbalists, massage therapists, professional athletes, and more, will share their wellness expertise and advice about chiropractic health. Topics will include education about common back and neck problems that chiropractors treat, the importance of regular chiropractic check-ups, and alternative health strategies to help treat common back and neck problems with regular massage therapy, exercise, and other healthy lifestyle choices.
Those looking to learn more about chiropractic care and how it can help with their personal health and wellness are encouraged to join Human Touch's online community @HTFeelBetter on Twitter and Facebook, as well as on YouTube - HumanTouch1 and the Human Touch® Wellness Blog.
Many medical experts, including well-respected doctors of chiropractic, such as Dr. John K. Maltby, DC, (FICA, ICA Board Chairman), who is also an esteemed member of Human Touch's Wellness Council, agree that holistic approaches to pain management, such as regular massage, stress reduction, and proper relaxation, can greatly help chiropractic patients achieve a healthier and happier lifestyle with less pain.
According to Dr. Maltby, "My chiropractic philosophy that I apply every day in my practice and life is that chiropractic care gives patients an opportunity to experience health and wellness without the use of drugs or surgery. My philosophy of chiropractic is that I want to help my patients by addressing their problems with excellent chiropractic treatment and care, as well as natural alternatives to pain management."
About Human Touch®
In pushing the boundaries of its traditional massage chairs and wellness products through advanced proprietary technology and innovation, Human Touch® is focused on infusing health and wellness into everyday lives through high-quality, design-oriented and award-winning massage chairs, Zero-Gravity Perfect Chair® recliners and other wellness products and solutions. Human Touch® has been making people feel better® for more than 30 years by developing state-of-the-art massage and wellness products, as well as by providing valuable consumer education about the substantial health and wellness benefits of regular massage therapy, relaxation and proper posture. Stress relief, increased range of motion, pain relief, improved circulation and increased immunity are just some of the valuable health benefits associated with regular massage therapy. Human Touch® products are available at back care specialty stores, fine furniture stores across the country, through international retailers and distributors in more than 40 countries, as well as online at www.humantouch.com.