Low back pain – also called lumbar pain – is often due to inactivity, poor posture, improper lifting, degenerative spine conditions, or arthritis in the back. If you have been working from home, whether because of the pandemic or because you prefer to work from home, then you are at a higher risk of developing
It’s one of the first things many people fear when they experience a sharp, lingering pain in their lower back – a herniated disc. While that may well be the case, there are many possible reasons for lumbar pain, so don’t jump to that conclusion just yet. First of all, low back pain is very
Lumbar (lower back) pain is the fifth most common reason people seek medical attention – this, despite the fact that most low back pain is benign and will eventually subside with rest, over-the-counter medications and physical therapy. But what if it doesn’t? What if your lumbar pain is a symptom of a more serious condition?