Ahhh my back! Ouch! Are few commonly heard terms and we even utter ourselves sometimes, isn’t it? Back pain is becoming a severe ailment nowadays and it is estimated that approximately 80% of the people are suffering from back pain. Various factors can affect your back and lead to back pain like injuries, wrong posture, spondylosis, sciatica, obesity, kidney disorders and several others. As back acts as our structural support system and any pain and discomfort in the back effects our whole body. Fortunately one can ease your back pain naturally with homeopathy.
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Facts about Back Pain
Pain and discomfort felt in the back or along the spine are termed as back pain. It is mainly concerned with how the bones, ligaments, and muscles present in our back are connected and functioning. Any abnormalities in the above structures or functioning lead to decreased range of motion, inflammation and stabbing or shooting pain. Our back and spine bear most of our body weight and any other additional pressure on them can easily cause back pain.
Back pain is broadly classified into 3 categories based on the area of the spine that got affected, namely
- Upper back pain or Neck pain (Pain around the cervical region of the spine)
- Middle back pain (Pain in the thoracic spine area or between the lumbar or cervical areas of the spine)
- Lower back pain (Pain around the lumbar region of the spine)
- Coccydynia (Pain at the tip of the tailbone and between the buttocks)
Back pain is no longer considered an elders problem, nowadays it is also seen in youngsters due to various factors.
What Causes Back Pain?
Back pain can be triggered due to several factors and below I have mentioned a few common factors which can trigger and worsen back pain.
- Lifting or moving heavy objects in a wrong position
- Sleeping in a wrong posture
- Sitting for longer hours
- Wrong posture
- Obesity/ Heavyweight
- Kidney infections
- Strains and sprain
- Injuries/ Fractures
- Nutritional deficiency
- Lack of physical exercise
- Intense workouts
Back pain is also very common among conceived women.
What are the symptoms of Back Pain?
Pain in back affects overall wellbeing and functionality of an individual. This affects their concentration and performance levels. People with back pain endure symptoms like
- Persistent ache
- Loss of flexibility and reduced range of motion
- Pain that radiates to legs
- Inflammation in the back
- Difficulty moving
- Weight loss
How Homeopathy treats Back Pain?
Suffering from back pain, control it with Homeopathy treatment. Homeopathy treatment works by aiming at the roots of the problem. Natural homeopathic remedies for back pain are prescribed based on the symptoms and individualization theory. These remedies differ for each individual as they are based on signs and type of back pain. Professional homeopaths along with treatment also provide few tips to get relief from back pain.