Back Pain Types

Pregnancy back pain is quite normal and very common during this time in a woman’s life. Back pain is often experienced early in the pregnancy due to the increase in progesterone, which causes the supporting ligaments and disc to soften. This generally subsides half way through the pregnancy.

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Most common causes of lower back pain are from strains and sprains. Even though our back muscles are very large, strong muscles they are still susceptible to rips and tears, which is more commonly known as a strain. This occurs when a heavy, sudden load or force is applied to the muscle when it’s not ready.

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Upper back pain is very common and affects more people than you may realize at some point in their lives.  The pain can range from mild to agonizing and can be felt from an irritating throb through to an intense stabbing pain, and everything in between. It’s important not to ignore the signs and seek […]

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There are many different types of back pain that one can suffer from. Often they range from acute – only lasting from several days to a few weeks, through to chronic where the person suffers for many years. Many people will suffer from lower back pain.  This is generally caused by lifting heavy items or […]

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