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How Footwear Affects Back Pain

Wearing the appropriate shoes for many people, can be a tangled web of hard decision making.  Which shoe will grant out the best support for all the various activities a person does?  Some sneakers are made for walking, running, and…
Common Back Pain Questions and Answers

Having back pain essentially makes you understand the real meaning of the word pain. Whether sleeping, sitting, standing, walking or doing any activity, back pain can deny you peace, depending on its intensity. Physical examination, in the context referred to…
Back Pain Facts

Back pain is a pretty poorly understood physical ailment, which is confusing considering that four out of five of us will experience it at some point in their lives, and half of us will have it this year. And perhaps…
Acupuncture for Back Pain

A form of Chinese medicine, acupuncture can be dated back to over 2,500 years ago. The basic idea behind acupuncture is that there are energy flows throughout the body known as qi (pronounced as “chee”). The proper alignment and flow…
Injuries and Back Pain

Injuries can cause back pain, including injuries to the upper limbs, shoulders, neck, spine, etc. Injuries can occur also cause back pain if the rotator cuffs are disturbed. The rotator cuffs comprise acromion, tendons, such as the rotator cuffs, which…