In this episode Ron talks to Cathryn Jakobson Ramin. Here she does a deep dive into her book, “Crooked: Outwitting the Back Pain Industry and Getting On the Road to Recovery”. Cathryn struggled with backache and sciatica for years. She turned her journey in the back pain industry into investigative journalism, uncovering many secrets around the political, psychological, and economic influences on various treatments. She uncovers and shares many of the problems with the industry and its effects on back pain patients.
Cathryn Jakobson Ramin is an Investigative journalist and author of “Crooked” a new book about the back pain industry, as well as the New York Times best seller Carved in Sand: When Attention Fails and Memory Fades in Midlife.