Coastal Orthopedics Blog

Lower Back Pain: Causes, Reasons, and Relief

By:Kristen Havens April 28, 2017 back pain, lower back pain


At some point or another, most of us--about 80% of all adult Americans, according to the National Institutes of Health--experience lower back pain. It’s the single biggest cause of worker disability, and it leads to more missed work days than any other medical complaint. It’s also ranked as the third biggest cause of poor health and mortality in the U.S., right behind heart disease.

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