Back Pain Causes

Back Pain is the most common complaint. According to a research approximately 80% of the Americans have low back pain at least once in their lives. It is the most common reason for absence from work or visiting the doctor’s.

Back pain starts from a dull ache to a sharp, constant pain that makes things worse. It becomes a hurdle in your day to day chores and you ultimately become frustrated.

The to-be victims of Back Pain

  • The things that can increase your risk of back pain include:
  • Getting older
  • Poor physical fitness
  • Being overweight
  • Heredity
  • Other diseases
  • Your job that has become tiring for you
  • Smoking

The back pain causes include

  • Disk breakdown
  • Spasms
  • Tense Muscles
  • Ruptured Disks

It can also occur as a result of some diseases or conditions such as

Scoliosis-abnormal lateral curvature of the spine

Spondylolisthesis-a condition in which bones of the spine slip out of the place onto the vertebra

Arthritis-painful inflammation and stiffness of joints

Spinal stenosis-narrowing of the open spaces within your spine

Endometriosis-a condition resulting from the appearance of endometrial tissue outside the uterus.

Fibromyalgia-a disorder characterized by widespread musculoskeletal pain, fatigue and tenderness.

Pregnancy

Kidney Stones

Infections