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Treatment for Low Back Pain in Evans, GA

3/12/2012
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FACTS ABOUT LOW BACK PAIN AND WHERE TO GET HELP
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WHAT CAUSES LOWER BACK PAIN?

As people age, bone strength and muscle elasticity and tone tend to decrease. The discs begin to lose fluid and flexibility, which decreases their ability to cushion the vertebrae.
Low back pain may reflect nerve or muscle irritation or bone lesions. Most low back pain follows injury or trauma to the back, but pain may also be caused by degenerative conditions such as arthritis or disc disease, osteoporosis or other bone diseases, viral infections, irritation to joints and discs, or congenital abnormalities in the spine.


WHO IS MOST LIKELY TO DEVELOP LOW BACK PAIN?

Nearly everyone has low back pain sometime. Men and women are equally affected. It occurs most often between ages 30 and 50.


WHAT IS THE BEST WAY TO TREAT LOW BACK PAIN?

Nonsurgical treatment methods are always the best option to try first. Evans GA Chiropractor Dr. Mark Huntsman is an experienced Chiropractic Physician who has had great success in treating low back pain. You can visit their website at for more information or to read profiles of some of his patients.