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Forbes Names Best of The Web in Health

Spine-health forum receives top honors from leading news organization.

June 15, 2007

Deerfield, Illinois:, the leading health information website for consumers with back pain, neck pain, and chronic pain conditions, was named to’s Best of The Web Directory. was named a Best of The Web Health site for its in-depth and fast growing health message boards. One of only 12 health forums named to Forbes’ list, Spine-health’s Chronic Pain Forum was selected alongside general health sites WebMD and iVillage. Forbes selects sites for its Best of The Web Directory according to five criteria: content, design, speed, navigation and customization.

“We are thrilled that the contributions of our unique chronic pain community have caught the eye of a respected leading news organization like,” said Stephanie Burke,’s President and Co-Founder. “By putting their stamp of approval on our site, even more people with chronic pain, who often have serious related health issues like depression, anxiety, and insomnia, will become aware of the incredible outpouring of experiences, advice, and support available in our active community.” is a respected health information resource with over 1,000 pages of original, peer-reviewed resources that serve over 7 million people with chronic pain each year. The site’s strict editorial standards and medical review process have made it a favorite of consumers, physicians, researchers and more, and the active forum community on the site has made it the preferred destination for people dealing with chronic pain.

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