Articles about back pain


Oska Pulse Reduces Knee, Shoulder and Back Pain

Last updated: 09/20/2020

“There was significantly more reduction in pain in the OSKA Pulse group after 14 days of use than placebo. These results suggested that the OSKA Pulse may be an effective tool...

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Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction (SI Joint Pain)

Last updated: 09/20/2020

Dysfunction in the sacroiliac joint, also called the SI joint, can sometimes cause lower back and/or leg pain. Leg pain from sacroiliac joint dysfunction can be particularly...

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Diagnostic Processes for Neck and Back Pain

Last updated: 09/20/2020

At the beginning of an initial doctor’s visit for back or neck pain, a nurse or physician’s assistant is likely to conduct a pre-examination to prepare the doctor for the...

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4 Simple Ways to Prevent Lower Back Pain from Ruining Your Life

Last updated: 09/20/2020

Follow this five-minute circuit to make your next cross-country flight a little more tolerable. Roughly 80 percent of American adults experience lower back pain at some point...

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6 Things That Could Be Causing Your Lower Back Pain, Based on How It Feels

Last updated: 09/20/2020

To paraphrase Forrest Gump, lower back pain is like a box of chocolates: You never know what you’re going to get. This kind of pain can be sharp and stabbing, dull and achy, or...

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Lumbar Back Sprains: Treatment and Prevention

Last updated: 09/18/2020

Non-Surgical Treatment for Lumbar Sprains/Strains During the first 24 to 48 hours cold therapy helps to reduce swelling, muscle spasm, and pain by reducing blood flow to the...

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Yoga for Lower Back Pain

Last updated: 09/18/2020

"At least 80% of adults experience low back pain at some point in their lifetime... In a large survey, more than a quarter of adults experienced low back pain in the past 3...

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What causes burning back pain?

Last updated: 09/18/2020

Having the sensation of burning back pain can be very annoying and quite debilitating. There are many reasons why back pain develops, and the nature of the pain can be an...

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Regular Exercise Reduces Anxiety Associated with Chronic Pain

Last updated: 09/18/2020

People with chronic pain often experience pain that transcends the physical. Besides long-term low back or neck pain, patients can get so frustrated that they may develop...

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Neck Exercises for Neck Pain

Last updated: 09/18/2020

Neck exercises are a common part of almost any treatment plan for neck pain. A typical neck exercise program will consist of a combination of stretching and strengthening...

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