You’re not a complainer. But you’ve lived with back pain for so long that you can hardly remember what life was like without it.
You’ve faced aisles and aisles of pain medications that promise relief. But you might not have heard of one of the most encouraging new options: hCG.
What Is HCG?
Doctors discovered human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) as they tried to determine early pregnancy signals. During the first trimester, fertilized eggs produce hCG. This hormone provided one of the first reliable pregnancy tests. It targets the mother’s fat and transfers the nutrients it finds there to the developing embryo.