The Wharton's Back Book by Jim Wharton

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Don't just rehab your back--PREhab it!

Father-and-son training team Jim and Phil Wharton have served as physical therapists to everyone from Olympic medalists to Broadway and Hollywood stars. Now - with The Wharton's Back Book - they're here to relieve your back pain quickly, easily, and permanently. Their methods not only target and resolve current conditions, they also can help you PREhab your back, to prevent any future pain or disability. With this book, you will:

Understand how the back works and why back problems can often be traced to injuries in other parts of the body

Ease pain and keep your back strong with a simple 20-minute routine that meets your lifestyle

Identify the source of current hurt and follow a short-term program to relieve pain and restore flexibility

Understand the latest diagnostic tools with an overview of cutting-edge treatment options

Reverse or completely cure back problems stemming from more than 50 conditions, activities, and sports-related injuries

Relieve back-related troubles caused by anything from extra pounds to osteoporosis, work, tension, or the way you sleep

About Jim Wharton

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Jim and Phil Wharton are the authors of The Whartons' Stretch Book and The Whartons' Strength Book. Their training methods have been featured on Dateline NBC and the Discovery Channel and have appeared in many publications including Runner's World, Shape, Health, USA Today, and the Wall Street Journal. Based at the Wharton Performance Center in New York City, they coach and train all over the world.
Published August 23, 2003 by Rodale Books. 389 pages
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting. Non-fiction

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