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6 Tips For Holistic Lower Back Pain Treatment

Lower back pain treatments can range from interventional options to more holistic, lifestyle-based changes. This month on Holistic Pain, we looked at the wide spectrum of holistic lower back pain treatment options, ranging from chiropractic care to physical therapy. 1. Lower back pain treatment begins with understanding what back pain

Blocking Pain: New Research And Advancements

Chronic pain is generally classified as any pain that lasts more than 3 months. There are a number of conditions that can result in chronic pain. Occasionally an injury can heal incorrectly and become chronic. Other conditions, such as degenerative diseases, will cause pain that is difficult to treat and

Five Risk Factors for Back Pain

Back pain affects up to 80% of people in the U.S., and is a leading cause of both disability and absence from work. The risk factors for back pain are plentiful, but fortunately, many of them are preventable. Here are the five common risk factors for back pain: 1. Age

What Are the Major Causes of Back Pain?

Back pain is a common problem, affecting as many as 31 million people in the U.S., according to the American Chiropractic Association. Up to 80% of the U.S. population can expect to suffer from back pain at some point during their lives. Although back pain can strike in your upper

Types of Back Pain: Upper Versus Lower

When we are feeling strong and healthy it seems there is nothing we can’t do, but the moment we feel a twinge of soreness in our backs, it is hard to get much done at all. There are two types of back pain we are going to focus on: upper