Do you experience back pain occasionally? If you do, you are not alone. Back pain is a very common complaint. Approximately 80% of us will experience back pain at least once in their lifetime.
Back pain affects almost everyone at any age, it is significantly more common among adults aged between 35 and 55 years old. Pain in the lower back may be linked to the lumbar spine, discs between the vertebrae, spinal cord and nerves, lower back muscles or surround organs & tissues. Pain in the upper back on the other hand may be due to tumors in the chest and lungs, spine inflammation and disorders of the aorta and heart.