If your back pain lasts for more than 12 weeks (3 months) then it is considered to be chronic low back pain.
Back pain is linked to Weight gain. According to the recent studies, overweight and obesity increase the risk of low back pain.
Physiotherapists are highly trained professionals in who use a wide range of techniques to manage your back pain and also to prevent recurrence of back pain in them.
Back pain medications are used initially in the management of all low back pain. Over-the-counter medications are very safe and can be used by anyone.