Age and wear on our bodies gets to us all, and back pain is one of the most common ailments American adults experience. In fact, experts have estimated that around 80% of people will experience some type of back pain during their life. Plenty of people learn to live with occasional mild back pain with a few aspirin and rest. But when should you consider your back pain an emergency situation?
First, let’s look at the different types of back pain: The neck or cervical region, the upper back or thoracic region, and the lower back or lumbar region can all be separately effected. Neck pain and lower back pain are the most commonly experienced...Read More