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Category Archives: Back Pain

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Back Pain: When to Pay Attention

Back pain is one of the most common health complaints reported by American adults. It is so common, though, that it is treated as normal. People believe that their back pain is just a part of aging, and they often live with it for far too long. While a headache here and there, a sore  …Read More

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Back Pain Can Affect Other Parts of the Body

Back pain, simply by its name, portrays something localized to one area of the body. When we think of conditions that can spread from one location to another, we may think of infection or cancer, but spine pain? Not so much. However, an ongoing spine issue that is not properly managed can absolutely lead to  …Read More


Should I Take Muscle Relaxers for Back Pain?

When back pain strikes, what people tend to want most is to eliminate their discomfort by whatever means necessary. For some, it’s taking some time off their feet. For others, it’s reaching for the very best medicine to help them get back to their busy lives. Let’s face it, we don’t like being sidelined from  …Read More


Has My Back Pain Gone Too Far?

Back pain is such a common problem among American adults that it has almost been normalized as a natural part of getting older. The problem with this mindset is that it prevents people from getting the care they need. A great many people who live with back pain every day still say they hope it  …Read More


Back Pain Advice to Take with a Grain of Salt

Back pain is one of the most common complaints among adults of all ages. It is so common that one can easily find some well-intended advice nearly anywhere they look. In many cases, the advice that is offered can be beneficial in some way. Where people may go wrong is in mistaking any single piece  …Read More


Back Pain in Your Sixties

Over the past few months, we’ve been discussing some of the reasons back pain may occur during various life stages. This month, we look at back pain affecting people in their 60s. Before this decade of life, back pain may be relatively uncommon. The biological and lifestyle changes that may happen in one’s 60s may  …Read More


Millennials are Not Immune to Back Pain

Often, back and neck pain are seen as problems that only affect older adults. While it’s true that more instances of back and neck pain occur as people get older, it’s also true that spinal pain does not discriminate. In fact, there seem to be pain patterns that are more common among younger adults. Here,  …Read More


Back Pain in Your Fifties

Back pain can occur at any time in life. It affects people of all walks of life and, if not addressed properly, can become an ongoing problem. Here, we look at some of the most common reasons for back pain during one’s fifties. A Normal Part of Aging Before we discuss the specific conditions that  …Read More



When Back Pain is Arthritis

Back pain is one of the most common complaints expressed by adults of all ages. It may result from an injury or may occur without much evidence as to why. This is what can make back pain difficult to understand. However, some symptoms can provide clues regarding a potential underlying cause. Here, we outline some  …Read More


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