Back pain is one of the leading causes of disability worldwide, it is also one of the most common reasons for people to miss work, and visits for medical treatment.
Back pain can result from a number of causes, from injury, activity, and some medical conditions. Fortunately, there are measures that can be taken to prevent or relieve majority of back pain. If preventative measures do not work, simple home treatment and healthy movements often heal your back within a few weeks. Surgery is rarely needed to treat back pain.