All Low Back Pain Articles

A recent review of medical literature revealed that exercise—not shoe inserts or other supportive devices—may cut your risk of developing back pain in half.

Learn why regular exercise may be the most effective way to prevent low back pain. It can cut your risk of developing the problem in half. 

9 Ways to Take the Load Off this School Year!

Back to school often means carrying hefty backpacks. But are those backpacks weighing down your child's spine? Read these tips on how to take the load off this school year.

Understanding Spinal Stenosis

Spinal Stenosis is a debilitating condition that affects multiple areas of the body, yet what are the underlining causes of the disease?

What Are the Best Treatments for Lower Back Pain?

Learn about common low back pain treatments, including medications, physical therapy, and massage.

Diagnosing Lower Back Pain

Diagnosing low back pain involves a variety of exams and tests to make an accurate diagnosis. For example, you may need a bone scan and x-ray to detect the source of your pain. Find out more about these and other low back pain exams and tests.

Common Low Back Pain Causes and Symptoms

Low back pain—whether it's acute or chronic—is extremely common. Learn about what causes the condition, common symptoms, and when you should call a doctor.