Suffering from any form of back complaint can be a miserable experience. For most of us, a slipped disc or pulled muscle is just a temporary problem, requiring minimal medical treatment and a few days of rest.
However, for those who experience a more serious back problem, such as osteoarthritis, fracture of the vertebrae or degenerative disc disease, there could be a whole lot more at stake than just your health. Back pain can be debilitating, and in certain situations, could prevent you working for long periods of time. (more…)