Low Back Pain by Dr. Andrea Furlan MD PhD

In this video Doctor Andrea Furlan explains what is nonspecific low back pain, the difference between acute and chronic low back pain, and how to prevent episodes of low back pain. She will talk about exercises, manual therapy, medications, relaxation, lifestyle modifications and nutrition. 00:00 Introduction 03:45 Non-specific LBP 09:01 Chronic LBP 11:11 How to Read More …

Acute Lower Back Pain – What are the Reasons Behind Acute Lower Back Pain?

Many people complain about acute lower back pain. Around 80% of the US population is said to be affected by it and around 50% suffer from more than one episode of this condition. However, as opposed to what many people believe it is, acute lower back pain is not a disease but rather a symptom that may arise from different medical conditions. As a matter of fact, 7 out of 10 people with this condition had gone through medical evaluations but no specific cause was identified. Nonetheless, incidences or reasons as to why this pain attacks exist. Continue reading this article to get to know them. Read More …