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Understand lower back pain in medical term

The term lower back pain is not hard to understand, however, the fact most people do not know about is that people complain about different types of back pain. Many People ignore this pain by considering it common or conventional, the fact is it leads to disability. As per the estimation conducted by the American chiropractic association (ACA), there are at least 54% of individuals around the world who are now disabled because of their constant back pain and lack of medical attention. The ratio reached its peak in the year 2015. There is at least one-third of the American population which complaints about lower back pain and back pain. The quantity of the patients with back pain and lower back pain is expected to grow in coming years and the growth is estimated to be at least 80%.

These facts point out that the conquering lower back pain is important as soon as possible with the most appropriate treatment. However, to understand the suitable treatment, evaluation of the form of the lower back pain is important. The symptoms of the disease are going to lead towards the right direction, however, to be sure, the doctor would recommend a few lab tests such as CT scans and x-rays.

Below are some forms which cause lower back pain especially in sitting position

Weakness and muscle strain

These are the most conventional causes of lower back pain. Every human body has cure muscles present sides, in buttocks, hips, back, and abdomen. Body weakness effects these core muscles the most and weakens them. Weakness reduces the strength of these muscles to support the spine which results in severe pain which keeps increasing with time. Once weakened, these core muscles cannot even bear simple regular activates especially like aerobics and stretching. These exercises and some other sudden movements cause muscle strain. Affected people may not feel the pain immediately, however, they would definitely feel it while sitting.

Degenerative disc disease and lower back pain

The problem of the degenerative disc is very common in older people. The term degenerative disc disease is also known as DDD. It mostly starts at the age of 40. There are at least 40% of people at the age of 40 who have this disease. Lower back pain mostly points out towards limber Degenerative disc disease. There was a time when surgery was the only way for conquering this disease, however, it is now being treated by stem cell therapies and PRP treatments.

Sciatica and lower back pain

There is two reasons for people to have sciatica which are lumbar disc and herniated disc. The pain in the sciatic nerve cause sciatica. The pain starts from the starting point of the nerve which is spine and goes towards the back of the legs. The ratio of patients complaining about sciatica is increasing with time. People who have a habit of smoking are comparatively more vulnerable to sciatica. There are few remedies and exercises which individuals can use for conquering lower back pain caused by sciatica, however, to resolve the issue completely and fully, there is definitely a need to get medical treatments like PRP therapies and stem cell therapy.

Call on 815-412-6174 to get guidance on lower back pain management from most experienced consultants. 

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